India Spices export value advanced by 12% to Rs. 166.3 billion during 2015-16, as compared to Rs. 148.47 billion in 2014-15, ministry informed.
However, India’s total export earning reached Rs. 17163.78 billion during 2015-16, which is Spices export value is contributing nearly one percent.
Presently, there is no proposal for constituting additional Boards for the promotion of spices. However, the Government has notified eleven Spice Development Agencies for addressing issues related to production, quality, domestic marketing and export of Spices in major spice growing States/Regions of the country.