An export promotion organisation under the Union Ministry of Commerce and Industry, has facilitated export of fresh bean from Guwahati to London on a trial basis to boost exports from the North East region, a release said Monday.
The Agricultural and Processed Food Products Export Development Authority (APEDA) facilitated trial shipment of fresh beans, commonly known as hyacinth bean or lablab bean from Assam last week, the APEDA release said.
APEDA is working with various stakeholders to bridge the gaps for exports and to link produce of North East to the international market.
Earlier, successful trial shipments of fresh pineapples and oranges was done by APEDA, it added.
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