NEW DELHI: The quantity and value of certified organic products exported from the Country during the last three years is as follows:
The promotion of exports of organic products is a continuous process. The newly introduced Agriculture Export Policy provides an assurance that no restrictions will be placed on export of organic products. The Agricultural & Processed Food Products Export Development Authority (APEDA), an autonomous organisation under the administrative control of Department of Commerce, has been mandated with the export promotion of organic products. APEDA provides assistance to the exporters of organic products under various components of its export promotion scheme.
This information was given by the Minister of State of Commerce and Industry, C. R. Chaudhary, in the Lok Sabha.