Wednesday, June 23, 2021

India recorded 30% increase in agricultural export last year in comparison to 2019-20 despite Covid situation

India has recorded 30 percent increase in agricultural export last year in comparison to 2019-20 financial year despite Covid situation. Talking to AIR News, Chairman of Agricultural and Processed Food Exports Development Authority (APEDA) M Angamuthu said that 1.3 lakh crore rupees of export business was recorded last year in comparison to 1.1 lakh crore rupees in previous financial year.

He said that the pandemic gave an opportunity to India to provide reliable food and nutritional support to the world. Dr. Angamuthu hoped that the country would see 20 to 30 percent better growth in this section this year. APEDA Chairman said that there was also 40 percent increase in export of organic products this year in comparison to last financial year. He said that there was huge demand for herbal and medicinal products in Europe, US and Middle East and APEDA is all set to explore all the options.

- Advertisement -
Latest news

Final ISSF World Cup stage set to get underway in Osijek, Croatia

A 13-member Tokyo 2020 Olympics bound Indian Rifle and Pistol shooting squad, is all set to begin their engagements at the year’s final International...

Protecting the rights of consumers | No e-commerce fraud

The consumer is the prime for any business and for a business to flourish, it must be ensured that the consumer feels respected and...

Railwire Wifi for all the Railway Stations in Kashmir

A well-connected nation is a prerequisite to a well-served nation. In a diverse country like India, digital connectivity is a great leveller. The Central government...

PM Modi’s blog post | Centre-State Bhagidari

COVID-19 has come up with huge challenges for both the government and the citizens of the country. One of the major challenges was in...
Related news

Final ISSF World Cup stage set to get underway in Osijek, Croatia

A 13-member Tokyo 2020 Olympics bound Indian Rifle and Pistol shooting squad, is all set to begin their engagements at the year’s final International...

Protecting the rights of consumers | No e-commerce fraud

The consumer is the prime for any business and for a business to flourish, it must be ensured that the consumer feels respected and...

Railwire Wifi for all the Railway Stations in Kashmir

A well-connected nation is a prerequisite to a well-served nation. In a diverse country like India, digital connectivity is a great leveller. The Central government...

PM Modi’s blog post | Centre-State Bhagidari

COVID-19 has come up with huge challenges for both the government and the citizens of the country. One of the major challenges was in...