Export of organic and natural items from India grew fifty one for every cent to a record $1.04 billion in greenback phrases throughout the 2020-21 fiscal when compared with the preceding fiscal. The improve has come soon after organic and natural items shipments dropped by nine for every cent to $689 million in 2019-20 from $757 in 2018-19.
“Exports throughout 2019-20 have been afflicted by the Covid pandemic. Till then, exports of organic and natural items witnessed a expansion exceeding 25 for every cent on a yearly basis due to the fact 2016-seventeen,” mentioned M Angamuthu, Chairman, Agricultural and Processed Food stuff Solutions Export Advancement Authority (Apeda).
Considering that 2002-03, organic and natural items exports have amplified by 80 times from $thirteen million to $1.04 billion.
“Between 2016-seventeen and 2018-19, organic and natural items exports amplified by 25 for every cent, 40 for every cent and forty seven for every