About 10.2 tonnes of benefit-added solutions of organically certified gluten-free jackfruit powder and retort packed jackfruit cubes were being exported to Germany from Bengaluru through the sea route on Tuesday. These solutions were being processed at the APEDA assisted packhouse owned by Phalada Agro Study Basis, Bengaluru.

PARF signifies a team of 1,five hundred farmers, who increase medicinal vegetation, aromatic herbs, coconut, jackfruits, spices and espresso, among other solutions in all around twelve,000 acres, APEDA mentioned in a statement.

PARF facilitates the certification procedure as for every Nationwide Programme for Organic Production (NPOP), European Union, Nationwide Organic Programme (the United States) expectations, and little farmers groups. In addition, the processing unit of PARF has been certified by APEDA under its accredited Organic Certification.


Just lately, a shipment of 1.2 metric tonne (MT) of fresh new jackfruit was exported from Tripura to London. Jackfruits were being sourced from the Tripura based mostly KrishiSanyoga Agro Producer Enterprise Ltd. The consignment was packed at APEDA assisted pack-property facility of Salt Range Offer Chain Solution Ltd and exported by Kiega EXIM Pvt Ltd. This was the first APEDA assisted packhouse for exports to European Union, which was approved in May possibly 2021.

APEDA is at this time implementing the NPOP, which includes the accreditation of certification bodies, expectations for organic output, promotion of organic farming and marketing and advertising and so on.

In 2020-21, India produced all around three.forty nine million tonne of certified organic solutions, which incorporates all kinds of food stuff solutions, particularly oilseeds, sugarcane, cereals, millets, cotton, pulses, aromatic &medicinal vegetation, tea, espresso, fruits, spices, dry fruits, veggies, processed foods and so on.

Madhya Pradesh has included the biggest location under organic certification, followed by Rajasthan, Maharashtra, Gujarat, Karnataka, Odisha, Sikkim and Uttar Pradesh. In 2020-21, the overall volume of organic solutions export was 8.88 lakh metric tonne,and the export were being valued at ₹7,078 crore ($1040 million), the launch mentioned.