03.03.2011 - India: Spice exports surge 23pct to $1,203 mln
From Indiatimes.com: The spice exports from the country during the April-January period of the current fiscal year have exceeded the targets, in rupee and dollar value, set for the full fiscal year. Compared to the targets, the achievement during the period is 108% in rupee terms and 107% in dollar terms. Export of spices has registered a 23% rise to touch $1,203.30 million in the period. In rupee terms, the exports saw an 18% increase to reach a level of Rs 5,485.40 crore during the period under review. The exports in quantity terms stood at 433, 455 tonne during the period, which represents a 5% increase over the same period previous year. In quantity terms, the achievement so far in the year represents 93% of the target...........................................Full Article: Source