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Seafood export at all-time high

New Delhi: Riding on a robust demand for its frozen shrimp and frozen fish in international markets, India exported 11,34,948 metric tonne (MT) of seafood worth an all-time high of $5.78 billion (Rs 37, 870.90 crore) in 2016-17 as against 9,45,892 tonne and $4.69 billion a year earlier, with the US and south-east Asia continuing to […]

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India targets marine products exports worth $5.6 bn in 2016-17

New Delhi: Marine product exports from India are projected to increase nearly 20% to $ 5.6 billion in 2016-17, particularly with strides in aquaculture diversification, quality control, value addition and improved production infrastructure — all of which will be demonstrated at the upcoming biennial India International Seafood Show (IISS) in Vishakhapatnam. The Marine Products Export Development […]

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Export Inspection Council office in Vishakhapatnam

Visakhapatnam — Minister of State (Independent Charge) for Commerce and Industry Nirmala Sitharaman today laid the foundation stone for a sub-office and laboratory complex of the Export Inspection Council (EIC) in Visakahapatnam. Commending the role of the Commerce Ministry in facilitating the export trade from India, the minister said, “We are going to conduct the India […]