New agricultural exports policy is required: Suresh Prabhu

Commerce and Industry Minister Suresh Prabhu said on Monday that India needs a new agricultural exports policy focussing on enhancing the exports of agricultural products from the country and to increase the incomes of the farmers.

A new agricultural exports policy is required that lays focus on increasing exports of value-added agricultural products so that farmers can access international markets and increase their income, Prabhu said while speaking at the 3rdmeeting of Council of Trade Development and Promotion in New Delhi.