APEDA, HPMC exports five unique varieties of apples to Bahrain

APEDA in collaboration with Himachal Pradesh Horticultural Produce Marketing and Processing Corporation (HPMC) exported the first consignment consisting of five unique varieties of apples – Royal Delicious, Dark Baron Gala, Scarlet Spur, Red Velox & Golden Delicious to Bahrain.   The apples are so...Read more

APEDA organises virtual meet with Laos to boost agri export

APEDA in association with the Indian embassy organised a Virtual Buyer Seller Meet (VBSM) with the Lao People’s Democratic Republic where key officials and stakeholders from food industries for both the countries participated.   The virtual meet with Laos was the 37th in the series of VBSM organised b...Read more

APEDA facilitates export of dehydrated Mohua flowers from Chhattisgarh to France

Agricultural and Processed Food Products Export Development Authority (APEDA) recently facilitated exports of dehydrated Mohua flower from Chhattisgarh and Himalayan goat meat from Uttarakhand to France and UAE respectively.APEDA also organised a promotional event at the Saudi Arabia market to promote exotic fruit...Read more

Farmmi's subsidiary Zhejiang Forest Food Co wins export order from Israel

China-headquartered Farmmi, an agriculture products supplier, has announced that the company's subsidiary Zhejiang Forest Food Co won a multi-product order for export to Israel. The latest sales win is for dried whole and sliced Shiitake mushrooms, and dried black fungus.Yefang Zhang, Farmmi's Chairwoman and CEO, ...Read more

FASC, Amritsar meets basmati growers over pesticide use, exports

FASC Amritsar recently organised an interaction with basmati growers in the village Madhu Chhanga to minimise the pesticide residues and for enhancing its export. 63 basmati growers participated.    Dr Rajiv Siwach, Chief GM, NABARD Regional Office, Punjab and Chandigarh UT was the chief guest of the o...Read more

APEDA inks MoU with UAS Bangalore to boost agri-exports

The Agricultural and Processed Food Products Export Development Authority (APEDA) signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the University of Agricultural Science (UAS) Bangalore. The move will give boost agricultural and processed food products exports, especially from Karnataka.   According to the M...Read more

Gujarat, WB export first consignment of dragon fruit to London, UK, Kingdom of Bahrain

A consignment of fibre and mineral-rich ‘dragon fruit’, which are sourced from farmers of Gujarat & West Bengal, have been exported for the first time to London, the UK and the Kingdom of Bahrain. In India, dragon fruit is also referred to as Kamalam.The consignment of exotic fruit exported to Lond...Read more

DGFT conducts a virtual event “From India to the World” under Districts as Export Hubs  

 Under the Districts as Export Hubs initiative, the Directorate General of Foreign Trade (DGFT) under Department of Commerce in partnership with the Agricultural and Processed Food Products Export Development Authority (APEDA) and Invest India conducted a 2 Day Virtual Outreach Event connecting exporters from...Read more

APEDA, LuLu Group organise mango export promotion programme in Dubai

India has been able to boost mango exports this season, especially from the non-traditional northern and eastern regions of the country, notwithstanding logistical challenges posed by the COVID-19 pandemic. As part of this initiative, APEDA in collaboration with the India embassy and the importer LuLu Group, organ...Read more

India's agri exports to cross $40 B in FY22: NABARD

After remaining stagnant for the past three years at $38.43 billion in 2017-18, $38.74 billion in 2018-19 and $35.16 billion in 2019-20, the export of agriculture and allied products (including marine and plantation products) jumped to $41.25 billion in 2020-21. This represented a stunning 17 per cent rise. On the...Read more

SVP Global Ventures gets listed on NSE

Cotton yarn manufacturer SVP Global Ventures recently got listed on the National Stock Exchange (NSE) in Mumbai.    Speaking at the inaugural ceremony Chirag Pittie, Whole Time Director, SVP Global Ventures said, “Today SVP Global Ventures has achieved another milestone in its journey of gro...Read more

TN exports GI certified flowers to US, UAE

Geographical Indications (GI) certified Madurai malli and other traditional flowers such as button rose, lily, chamanthi and marigold were exported to the US and Dubai from Tamil Nadu.   The flowers for the consignments were sourced from Nilakottai, Dindigul and Sathyamangalam, Tamil Nadu by APEDA (The Agri...Read more