Govt working on new agri export policy to boost farmer’s income: Suresh Prabhu

The centre is working on a new Agriculture Export Policy as part of its efforts to double farmers’ income, minister of commerce and industry and civil aviation Suresh Prabhu said in New Delhi on Thursday.

The government, he said, is preparing agro specific zones under the new Agriculture Export Policy which will be unveiled soon.

The minister was speaking at the inauguration of ‘Biofach India’, which is the world’s largest event on organic industry. The event is jointly organised by Agricultural and Processed Food Products Export Development Authority (APEDA) and Indo-German Chamber of Commerce.