A consignment of 10.2 tons of value added products of organically certified gluten free jackfruit powder & packed jackfruit cubes were exported to Germany from Bengaluru on Tuesday. The consignment has been processed in the pack house owned by Phalada Agro Research Foundations (PARF), Bengaluru. PARF represents a group of 1500 farmers with a wide coverage of around 12,000 acres farms; these farmers grow medicinal and aromatic herbs, coconut, jackfruit, mango puree products, spices and coffee.
Recently, another shipment of 1.2 tons of fresh jackfruit was exported from Tripura to London. Jackfruits were sourced from the Tripura based Krishi Sanyoga Agro Producer Company Ltd. In 2020-21, India produced some 3.49 million tons of certified organic products which includes all varieties of food products.