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India Exported 1.8 Million Tonne Wheat To Several Countries Since Ban: Food Secy

India Exported 1.8 Million Tonne Wheat To Several Countries Since Ban: Food Secy

About 33,000 tonnes of wheat as humanitarian assistance has already been supplied to Afghanistan against the commitment of 50,000 tonne

26 June 2022
Ukraine War: IMF Concerned Over Food, Fertilizer Export Restrictions

Ukraine War: IMF Concerned Over Food, Fertilizer Export Restrictions

As countries around the world curtail exports of commodity goods with the initiation of the Russia-Ukraine war, the International Monetary Fund, has expressed...

10 June 2022

DGFT's Crackdown On Mumbai-based Entities Trying To Export Wheat On Fake LCs

The DGFT has traced and imposed penalties on two Mumbai-based entities for counterfeit letters of credit for wheat exports.

Good Monsoon Forecast, Bumper Harvest May Allay Fears Of Rice Export Curbs

Good Monsoon Forecast, Bumper Harvest May Allay Fears Of Rice Export Curbs

The abundant rice reserves in India, which is the world’s biggest exporter of the food staple, should calm the frayed nerves across the globe fretting that...

04 June 2022

Govt Will Take Strict Action Against Wheat Exporters Who Submit Back-Dated Documents: Goyal

On May 13, the government banned wheat exports to control domestic prices

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31 May 2022
Govt For Ensuring Strict Compliance Of Provisions In Wheat Export Registration Process

Govt For Ensuring Strict Compliance Of Provisions In Wheat Export Registration Process

The order has been issued to ensure that the exporters are not issued RCs based on improper documents


31 May 2022
Government Has No Plans To Ban Rice Exports, Says Official

Government Has No Plans To Ban Rice Exports, Says Official

India, the world's second-largest rice producer after China, had exported non-basmati rice worth $6.11 billion in 2021-22, up from $4.8 billion in 2020-21,...


30 May 2022
Govt Tightens Norms To Check Wheat Export By Traders

Govt Tightens Norms To Check Wheat Export By Traders

On May 19, the DGFT issued guidelines to all its regional authorities for strict compliance before issuance of Registration Certificates to the eligible...


30 May 2022
Govt's Wheat Procurement Down At 184.58 Lakh Tonnes So Far

Govt's Wheat Procurement Down At 184.58 Lakh Tonnes So Far

Total wheat purchases made by the Food Corporation of India (FCI) and state agencies are, however, much lower than the year-ago period.


29 May 2022
MP: Banned Wheat Exports To Ensure Adequate Domestic Supply, Says Union Minister

MP: Banned Wheat Exports To Ensure Adequate Domestic Supply, Says Union Minister

India's wheat exports stood at an all-time high of 7 million tonnes, valued at  USD 2.05 billion, in 2021-22, with over 50 per cent being bought by...


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26 May 2022
India Will Ramp Up Foodgrain Production, Committed To Help In Global Food Crisis: Mandaviya

India Will Ramp Up Foodgrain Production, Committed To Help In Global Food Crisis: Mandaviya

Mandaviya, also the union minister of chemicals and fertilisers, was speaking at a session on 'Redefining Food Systems with Emerging Technologies'.


25 May 2022
Export Ban Decisions Based On Domestic Needs, Checking Hoarders: Goyal

Export Ban Decisions Based On Domestic Needs, Checking Hoarders: Goyal

Goyal said a lot of misconceptions are doing the rounds on this issue and he also had separate discussions with the WTO chief as well as the IMF head on this...


24 May 2022
Govt Wheat Procurement Down By 53% To 182 Lakh Tonnes In 2022-23

Govt Wheat Procurement Down By 53% To 182 Lakh Tonnes In 2022-23

The rabi marketing year runs from April to March but the bulk of procurement ends by June. An all-time high of 433.44 lakh tonnes of wheat was procured in the...


24 May 2022
Commerce Ministry Tightens Norms To Check Wheat Export By Corrupt Traders

Commerce Ministry Tightens Norms To Check Wheat Export By Corrupt Traders

The government is allowing wheat shipments for which irrevocable letters of credit (LoC) were issued on or before May 13, when the ban of the export of the...


22 May 2022
Needs Of Food Security In India Paramount For Us: Foreign Secretary Vinay Mohan Kwatra

Needs Of Food Security In India Paramount For Us: Foreign Secretary Vinay Mohan Kwatra

Foreign Secretary Kwatra indicated that the decision to extend assistance to countries which are vulnerable to the risk of food security was driven by the need...


21 May 2022
India’s Wheat Export Ban Raises Concerns In US And Europe

India’s Wheat Export Ban Raises Concerns In US And Europe

India breaks rank with the United States and Europe yet again, this time on wheat exports. The G-7 questions India’s ability to fulfil its international...


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19 May 2022
India Wheat Ban: Open Markets Must Not Promote Inequity, Discrimination, Says India At UN

India Wheat Ban: Open Markets Must Not Promote Inequity, Discrimination, Says India At UN

India said food grains should not go the way of Covid-19 vaccines where rich nations hoarded jabs and poor and developing ones scrambled for even initial...


17 May 2022
US Hopes India Would 'Reconsider' Its Decision To Restrict Wheat Exports

US Hopes India Would 'Reconsider' Its Decision To Restrict Wheat Exports

India, the world's second-biggest wheat producer, has banned wheat exports in a bid to check high domestic prices amid concerns of wheat output being hit by...


14 May 2022
India Bans Wheat Exports With Immediate Effect

India Bans Wheat Exports With Immediate Effect

The export shipments for which irrevocable letters of credit (LoC) have been issued on or before the date of this notification will be allowed


14 May 2022
Restriction On Agricultural Exports 'Indirect Tax' On Farmers: Bharat Krishak Samaj

Restriction On Agricultural Exports 'Indirect Tax' On Farmers: Bharat Krishak Samaj

Reacting to the government's decision to ban wheat exports, Bharat Krishak Samaj Chairman Ajay Vir Jakhar tweeted "Restriction on agricultural exports are an...


29 April 2022
Should India Stop Wheat Exports To Feed Its Poor?

Should India Stop Wheat Exports To Feed Its Poor?

Better prices luring Indian farmers to sell their produce to private traders for sale in the global markets. Should India need to worry?


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