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Tripura jackfruit makes it to German markets.
Jul 19, 2021

In a major boost to export of potential agricultural and processed food products from northeastern region, a shipment of fresh jackfruit was exported from Tripura to Germany by air route.
Tripura is the biggest producer of jackfruit in the country and the best quality jackfruits are available during June-August. 'Jackfruit is one of the commercial fruit crops in Tripura and has high local demand. Jackfruit is a rich source of carbohydrates, carotene, pectin, calories, calcium, potassium and vitamin A,' said an official of Agricultural and Processed Food Products Export Development Authority (APEDA), which provided assistance to government of Tripura and farmer producer companies in shipment of jackfruit along with AAI Cargo logistics & Allied Services Company Lt and Air India.

The Times of India