An analysis of exports up to August this calendar as per the data available with Tea Board shows an increase in all three parameters – quantity, unit price and the value – over the same period of 2015.
From January to August, India exported 135.57 million kg (mkg) against 134.4 mkg in January-August 2015, posting a marginal increase of 0.87 per cent.
On an average, each kg of the exported tea fetched 195.72 against 187.82 in the same months of 2015, marking a gain of 4.21 per cent.
Consequently, the overall realisation increased to 2,653.32 crore from 2,524.25 crore in 2015. This posted a gain of 5.11 per cent.
The CIS continued to top India’s tea export table accounting for 40.24 mkg (38.58 mkg) worth 608.82 crore (627.55 crore) at 151.30 a kg (162.66/kg).
Nearly 30 countries, including some producer-exporters, had bought tea from India.
Shipments to Pakistan this year had not been attractive. Till August, Pakistan bought 7.46 mkg (11.68 mkg) worth 71.12 crore (106.69 crore) at 95.34 a kg (91.34).
Original Source: thehindubusinessline.com
For the first time, Rajasthan government will roll out an exports policy with an objective to double the shipments from the state to Rs 72,000 crore by 2022 from the current Rs...
Triggered by a sharp increase in production led by grapes, India's exports of fresh fruits jumped by a staggering 40 per cent in the first nine months of the current financ...