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April-Dec buffalo meat exports up 7% on demand from Vietnam, Malaysia: Govt

India is the world's biggest exporter of buffalo meat and rice

Reuters  |  MUMBAI 

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India's during April-December rose 7 percent from a year earlier to 1.07 tonnes due to good demand from Vietnam and Malaysia, a government body said on Wednesday.

The South Asian country's non basmati rice exports during the period jumped 39.5 percent from a year ago to 6.34 million tonnes as Bangladesh and Benin raised purchases, the Agricultural and Processed Food Products Export Development Authority said in a statement.

India is the world's biggest exporter of buffalo meat and rice.

First Published: Wed, February 07 2018. 19:53 IST
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