Varanasi – Agricultural and Processed Food Products Export Development Authority (APEDA) in its endeavor to promote exports from agriculture produce rich regions of India is sending the first trial shipment of vegetables by sea route from Varanasi to Dubai.
The first trial shipment of one container of fresh vegetables was flagged off from Varanasi . Exporters showed their keen interest in exporting vegetables and fruits of the region provided quality of produce is ensured.
To fast-track the activities taken up for the Export Hub at Varanasi, a project office of APEDA is being set up at Varanasi soon for co-ordination and facilitation of all activities.