• food minister seeks ban on onion exports before allowing

    Food Minister seeks ban on onion exports before allowing imports

    July 17, 2014 17:30 IST

    New Delhi: Food Minister Ram Vilas Paswan has suggested to the Commerce Ministry to first impose a ban on onion exports before allowing imports from other countries to boost domestic supply and check prices. Mr Paswan

  • onion exports up 25 in fy 14

    Onion exports up 25% in FY'14

    May 12, 2014 19:03 IST

    New Delhi: Backed by spurt in unit value realisation, India's onion exports surged in value terms by over 25% to Rs 2,877 crore in the 2013-14 fiscal, even as volumes registered tepid growth.The country's total

  • govt lifts ban on onion exports

    Govt Lifts Ban On Onion Exports

    September 20, 2011 21:52 IST

    New Delhi, Sept 20: Faced with strong protests from the farmers and a demand from the Maharashtra Government, the Government on Tuesday announced lifting of ban on export of onions with immediate effect. The decision

  • ncp demands withdrawal of ban on onion exports

    NCP Demands Withdrawal Of Ban On Onion Exports

    September 12, 2011 11:10 IST

    Mumbai, Sep 11: NCP MP Sameer Bhujbal has demanded withdrawal of the “unwarranted” ban on onion exports saying that the step would have an adverse effect on bulb growers in Nashik district.“The ban on onion