India’s Non-basmati rice exports grow by 109% since 2013-14 to USD 6115 million
Modi government’s policies are helping farmers in getting access to the global market and ensuring food security – Shri Piyush Goyal
Export of non-basmati rice was the top forex earner across all agri -commodities in 2021-22
With the largest share of global rice trade, India continues to expand its rice exports footprint in Africa, Asia and European Union
India’s non-basmati rice exports witnessed an astounding growth of 109 % from USD 2925 million in FY 2013-14 to USD 6115 million in FY 2021-22.
As per DGCIS data, India exported rice to over 150 countries across the globe in 2021-22. India exported more than USD one million to 76 countries out of the 150 countries reported in 2021-22, It indicates the diversification of India’s rice export over the years.
Highlighting the historic achievement in a tweet, Union Minister for Commerce and Industry, Consumer Affairs, Food and Public Distribution and Textiles, Shri Piyush Goyal has said that Modi government’s policies helped farmers to get access to the global markets and also ensure food security.