Agricultural & Processed Food Products Export Development Authority


India is bestowed with several agro-climatic zones conducive for production of sensitive and...


Agricultural & Processed Food Products Export Development Authority

Fresh Fruits & Vegetables

India's diverse climate ensures availability of all varieties of fresh fruits & vegetables...


Agricultural & Processed Food Products Export Development Authority

Processed Food

Food processing sector is one of the largest sectors in India in terms of production...


Agricultural & Processed Food Products Export Development Authority

Animal Products

Animal Products plays an important role in the socio- economic life of India...


Agricultural & Processed Food Products Export Development Authority


India is the world's second largest producer of Rice, Wheat and other cereals...


Agricultural & Processed Food Products Export Development Authority

Organic Products

Organic products are grown under a system of agriculture without the use of chemical...


Welcome to Agricultural & Processed Food Products Export Development Authority          

The Agricultural and Processed Food Products Export Development Authority (APEDA) was established by the Government of India under the Agricultural and Processed Food Products Export Development Authority Act passed by the Parliament in December, 1985.

The Act (2 of 1986) came into effect from 13th February, 1986 by a notification issued in the Gazette of India: Extraordinary: Part-II [Sec. 3(ii): 13.2.1986). The Authority replaced the Processed Food Export Promotion Council (PFEPC).



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TOR of appointment of Law Office to act as legal consultant to facilitate APEDA in dealing with SPS notifications related to all commodities from WTO member countriesAPEDA

Online filing of applications for meat plant registration by APEDA (Live from 1st April, 2017)*.APEDA

Advisory : South Korea opens up its market for import of Indian Mangoes for the season 2017.APEDA

Advisory for Exporter may tap Market of Litchi for Portugal.APEDA

Exporters may tap the potential for Indian Mangoes To Australla - Irradiation as another mitigation measuresAPEDA

Offers invited from firms specializing in IPR laws.APEDA

Advisory for Export of Indian Grape to Canada.APEDA

Export of Sugar to USA under TRQ up to September 30, 2017APEDA

TORs for engagement of panel of advocates/legal firms for matters related to trade/establishment/financial.APEDA

Addendum to APEDA Trade Notice No. APEDA/PPP/Q/2015- 12.03.2015.APEDA

Temporary import suspension of all Poultry (Carcass, part and offal) and poultry products (including eggs) from Kottayam District of Kerala from India to Hong Kong.APEDA

Study to Identify Infrastructure Gaps in Four States Deferred.APEDA

Temporary ban on import of Poultry Products by Saudi Arabia.APEDA

Contacts Dry Port Facilities of Punjab State Warehousing Corporation.APEDA

Registration Certificate to integrated abattoirs and meat processing plants. Addendum – II.APEDA

EU’s generalized system of preferences (GSP) scheme .APEDA

Registration of Contracts for Export of Organic Sugar (21.11.2016).

ADDENDUM – APEDA’s Plant Registration Procedures no. APEDA/MPD/Registration/2013 dated 6th December, 2013.

Submission of claims under Transport Assistance Component of APEDA Plan Scheme (TAS) upto 30th September, 2016.

On-line Registration of Contracts for Export of Basmati Rice

Extension of last date of receipt of application for obtaining quota for export of organic pulses issued vide Trade Notice dated 20th June, 2016”.

Availability and Vast Production of Raspberry in Serbia

Advisory for Exporters of Groundnuts to Veitnam (09.06.2016).

Doing Business in Cambodia, A Brief Investment Guide

Advisory for Exporters of Groundnuts to Veitnam (23.05.2016).

Advisory for Exporters of Fruits and Vegetables to United Arab Emirates (UAE)

Financial Assistance for reimbursement of testing of samples of identified Fruits and Vegetables

Reimbursement of sample testing charges for groundnut exports

Registration of Rice Mills / Processing Units for Export of Rice to USA - reg.

Clarifications on Trade Facilitation Measures by DGFT

On-line Registration of Contracts for Export of Basmati Rice

Report on Technical Specification on Packaging for Fresh Fruits and Vegetables

Utilisation of Land Port, Petrapole for Export of Dairy Products

Ban Imposed on Import of Poultry Products

Export of fresh fruits and vegetables to Kuwait

Export of rice to USA only from mills registered with NPPO

Vietnam Lifts Ban on Import of Indian Groundnut - Major Step Forward in Securing Market Access

United States lifted Secondary Sanctions on Iran

Advisory for Exporters of Peanut and Peanut Products to Vietnam (SOP)

Lifting on temporary ban imposed on import of green chilies by Saudi Arabia

Export Shelled Walnut and Raw Banana to Republic of South Korea

USFDA plans to conduct routine inspections of Indian firms

Opening of Hong Kong Market (HKSAR) for Poultry and Poultry Products from India

Phishing Attempt Threat Advisory

Submission of Online RCMC Application (Revised)

Indonesian Regulation on food safety control on import effective from 17.2.2016

Merchandise Exports from India Scheme (MEIS)-Additions/Amendments Table-2 (Containing ITC (HS) code wise list of products with reward rates) of Appendix-3B-reg.

Advisory to all Exporters of Grapes to Canada for Trial Shipment

Revised Transport Assistance with effect from 1st November 2015 - 31st March 2017

Lifting of ban by Kuwait on Poultry Products- (Addendum)

Advisory to the exporters of Betel Leaves 

Exporters are requested to update IFSC Code, Bank Name and Address for release of any assistance from APEDA

Applications for financial assistance under APEDA's Schemes for budget allocated for Schedule Castes.

Announcement for new system for online issuance of RCAC for Basmati Rice

Cheating/Fraud against Indian Companies by Tanzanian Nationals/Companies




Implementation of Inspection Orders on Chick Peas and Processed Chick Peas as per the Food Sanitation Law of Japan.

Export of mangoes to Japan 

Circular regarding timely submission of application for renewal of registration of integrated abattoirs-cum-meat processing plants/stand alone abattoirs and meat processing plants 

Grant of license by Food Safety and Standards Authority of India for exporting Food Business Operators (FBOs) 

Saudi Food and Drug Authorities Decisions for Importing Meat and Poultry Meat to Saudi Arabia - regarding 

Issuance of Transaction Certificates for Export of Organic Products 

APEDA's Financial Assistance for Setting up of Sheds for Intermediate Storage and Grading/Storage/Cleaning Operation of Produce by Rice Exporters in the Rice Units 

Setting Up of IQF Plant at State Horticulture Farm, Jeenur, Krishnagiri, Tamil Nadu 



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