Arrival of 2014 crop for Chickpeas & Tamarind!

With the winter crops nearing their harvest periods, fresh crops for the year 2014 have started to arrive. Our team is busy fulfilling shipping schedules for chickpeas and tamarind.

1. Chickpeas the light coloured edible seed are also known as Garbanzo beans, Ceci bean and Bengal gram. Size, colour and taste are three factors that differentiate chickpeas varieties. Commercially, Kabuli and Desi are the two most popular varieties of chickpeas traded in India. In chickpeas we offer:

  • Count - 40/42, 42/44, 44/46, 58/60, 60/62, 70/75
  • Crop - 2014 (March)
  • Moisture - 12 - 13% Max
  • Total Defects - 4.20% Max
  • Admixture - 1% Max
  • Origin - Maharashtra & Madhya Pradesh

2. Tamarind in India is cultivated on a commercial scale in the states of Andhra Pradesh and Tamil Nadu. The average annual yield is over 275,500 tons (250,000 MT). Tamarind cultivars have two basic categories - sweet and sour. India mainly grows sour cultivars in orchard-like plantations. In Tamarind we offer:

  • Crop - 2014
  • Product Specification - 5% seeds without fibre,10% seeds without fibre, 30% seeds without fibre and 30% seeds with fibre
  • Colour - Brown
  • Packaging - 200 grams, 500 grams, 1000 grams and bulk 20 kgs

dot In this Issue

dot Shimla Hills Commissions a new export centre at Kollam, Kerala, India
dot Our brochure gets a nifty makeover!
dot Breaking into a new market with Foodex Japan 2014
dot A visit to India's production base of frozen green peas
dot Gulfood 2014 opens with 20,000 brands & 4,500 exhibitors
dot Sniff: Rolling out our new brand soon!
dot Two new varieties added to our IQF section!
dot Arrival of 2014 crop for Chickpeas & Tamarind
dot A thriving raisin product segment

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