40MT Tin Canned Pineapples Exported to Germany
Tripura is bascically known for her lush green hilly nature, mind-blowing tourist destinations and of course, for her sweet organic pineapples.
The BJP-IPFT led govt. has set a milestone in commercialising this agrofruit sector nationally as well as globally.
Many export instalments have been made in past three years and by which pineapple farmers has seen a golden profit making period.
On Saturday, 40 metric ton (processed) tin can filled pineapple leaves Kumarghat for Germany.
CM Bipab Kumar Deb along with Minister, Bhagwan Das waived the green flag.
It would be soon ported to Germany’s Humburg. This has again boosted confidence level in the minds of local pineapple farmers.
While facing the media persons, CM Deb said, “We are moving towards reducing the cost of commercial transport to the international market by utilizing waterways.
The Chief Minister said that before 2018 neither the government nor the people of Tripura were acquainted with the term value addition because those who had the responsibility of value addition were busy with the value addition of their party.
Innovative thinking towards self-reliance is opening up new horizons of earning. We are working on the basis of priority for the socio-economic upliftment of every woman.
The farmers of the state have found a way to a prosperous future along with increasing the income through multi-faceted support of the state.”