Turmeric is yet another sought after spice variety that is readily available across India. It is not only used for cooking but is a natural antiseptic and has great medicinal values. Turmeric is available fresh from the farms and either powdered form or rhizome is exported.
Turmeric is the boiled, dried, cleaned and polished rhizomes of the Curcuma longa plant. It is a native of India and has been known as the ‘saffron of India’. It is cultivated across India. It has antiseptic properties and apart from use in different cuisines has wide use in medicines. Because of its antiseptic properties it is used in lotions, ointments and skin treatments. It purifies the blood and is good for digestive disorders. Its health beneficial qualities and anti-inflammatory properties make it an important element of treatments right from cancer to Alzheimer’s.
The widely available varieties of turmeric in India include, the South Indian varities like Kasturi, Mundaga, Balaga, Yalachaga, Maharashtrian varieties like Lokahandi and Rajpuri, Andhra varieties like Duggriala, Tekurpeta, Katuri, Pasupa, Amoar, NIzambabad, Chayapasupa and the North Eastern varities like GL, Puram, Dehradun, Daghi and Lakadong.
|Sortex Clean||3cm and above|
|Moisture||13 % max|
|Unboiled or less boiled||0.3% max|
|Discolour or Damage||1 % Max|
|Free from||Infestation, Fungus, Dyes and Colouring Chemicals.|
|Shelf Life||2 Years.|
High quality Turmeric Powder with a blend of characteristic taste and good aroma, with the following specifications are exported from our company.
50 as per ASTM
5 % Max
5 % Max
2 to 5 % as per customer requirement
Standard Packing of 5Kg, 10Kg, 20 Kg, 25 Kg in Jute or LPP Bags
20 feet Container / 17 Tons.
Chennai, Tuticorin or Cochin, India
As per the specifications of AGMARK and customer requirement for Weight and Quality.
As per the customer’s preference
FOB / CFR / CIF according to Inco Terms 2010 and as per customer requirement.
30% Advance by TT, 70% by Irrevocable L/C
15 days from the date of receipt of Confirmed Purchase Order and Payment Instrument (L/C documents and Advance payment)