Dragon Fruit Price Update – Export Of Indian Dragon Fruit Abroad, The First Consignment Sent From These 2 States To London And Bahrain – The central government is moving forward in the direction of promoting the export of foreign fruits which are being produced in India. In this episode, a consignment of dragon fruit, rich in fiber and minerals, grown in the fields of farmers of Gujarat and West Bengal, has been sent to London and Bahrain for the first time. Let us tell you that dragon fruit is also called Kamalam in India.
Dragon Fruit Price Update – Export Of Indian Dragon Fruit Abroad, The First Consignment Sent From These 2 States To London And Bahrain
The consignment of exotic fruit Dragon Fruit which has been exported to London was procured from farmers of Kutch region and exported by APEDA Packhouse in Bharuch, Gujarat. While the consignment of dragon fruit exported to Bahrain was procured from farmers of West Midnapore in West Bengal and exported by APEDA registered enterprises in Kolkata.
Maharashtra’s dragon fruit was exported to Dubai
Earlier in June 2021, a consignment of dragon fruit was received from farmers of Tadasar village in Sangli district of Maharashtra. Which was exported to Dubai by APEDA.
When did dragon fruit production start in India?
Dragon fruit was produced in India in the early 1990s. After which it started being grown as home gardens. Due to the high export value of dragon fruit, it has gained a lot of popularity in the country in recent years. Farmers of different states are cultivating dragon fruit.
Dragon fruit is grown in these countries
The cultivation of dragon fruit requires less water. Mythical serpent foot is principally filled in nations like Malaysia, Thailand, Philippines, United States of America and Vietnam.
dragon fruit varieties
There are three main varieties of lotus. In which pink white, pink red and yellow white colored dragon fruit are included.
Dragon fruit is cultivated in these states of India
According to the ministry, at present, dragon fruit (lotus fruit) is for the most part filled in Karnataka, Kerala, Tamil Nadu, Maharashtra, Gujarat, Odisha, West Bengal, Andhra Pradesh and Andaman and Nicobar Islands. West Bengal is the new state, which has now started cultivating dragon fruit.