New Delhi, 12 October (NNS): Dry-ginger prices held firm at Rs 36000 per quintal owing to the sluggish offtake even after the weak prices. Recently, the prices have gone down by Rs 500 per quintal. The arrivals reported to be negligible in Kochi and the prices held stable at the level of the previous day. The market sentiments may affect owing to the improvement in the consumption. The spot dry ginger prices will likely to remain strong during the coming days.