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IG International join hands with JM Baxi group to build container handling and cold chain project in Mumbai

IG International join hands with JM Baxi group to build container handling and cold chain project in Mumbai

Published on Nov 19th, 2020
Photos: IG International

Larger Import Volumes and Reduced Lead Times—set to transform Fresh Fruit Imports in India

In a major development—IG International, the Largest Importer of Fresh Fruit in India has joined hands with India’s JM Baxi Group to efficiently handle and transport Containers from Nhava Sheva port to the customers across India. This association boosts IG’s productivity and capability in delivering fresh and high-quality Imported Fruits to the consumers.

First Arrivals of Apples from Serbia to India

First Arrivals of Apples from Serbia to India

Published on Nov 11th, 2020

                                                                                                                                                                              Press Release

In association with COPA- Cooperative of Pannonian Apples, Serbia’s leading apple exporter, to bring a premium variety of apples from Serbia to India for the first time

Stemilt Cherries exported from the US to India find popularity among Indian consumers

Stemilt Cherries exported from the US to India find popularity among Indian consumers

Published on Aug 31st, 2020

IG International has received an outstanding response for the export of Stemilt cherries from Wenatchee in Washington, the United States to India. The venture has been a success and has induced a taste and liking among Indian consumers for the fruits that had earlier been considered exotic. The sales have exceeded the expectation of all involved parties and the demand for Stemilt cherries is higher in Indian markets.

IG International, having handled blueberries for three years now has brought the first shipment of blueberries from Chile to India, for the season 2020

IG International, having handled blueberries for three years now has brought the first shipment of blueberries from Chile to India, for the season 2020

Published on Aug 04th, 2020

                                                                                                                                                                                         Press release

IG International, India's largest fresh fruits importer has a strong base in the metro cities among its urban Indian consumers.

India becomes 4th largest market for South Africa for exports of pears to India with Forelle/Vermont Beauty push

India becomes 4th largest market for South Africa for exports of pears to India with Forelle/Vermont Beauty push

Published on Jan 02nd, 2020

India continues to become an important market for Forelle from South Africa. This year returns on Forelle was 20-23$ CNF as per carton in the later half of the year. There is always a supply shortage from week 40-50 from South Africa and during that time whoever packs forelle/Vermont makes 100% returns in Indian markets. Most RSA companies do not have stocks from week 40-50 so its very limited and due to that the returns from Indian markets are very high.

Gurukrupa, a prominent Indian fruit exporter and importer

Gurukrupa, a prominent Indian fruit exporter and importer

Published on Aug 06th, 2019

Gurukrupa Corporation (GKC) is an Indian fruit producer and exporter. The company was established 14 years ago in the Mumbai region. “Our farmers grow grapes, mangos, pomegranates, and other fruits,” said Neil Pednekar, the company’s manager. “We offer a large choice of produce, including value-added ones such as pomegranate seeds packed in vacuum and ready-to-eat mango.  We carefully survey the quality of our fruit; our produce is sourced from GlobalGAP certified farms and our pack-house are HACCP certified; this has allowed our brands, GKC and GoFresh!, to gain recognition.

Gurukrupa, a prominent Indian fruit exporter and importer

Gurukrupa, a prominent Indian fruit exporter and importer

Published on Apr 25th, 2019

Gurukrupa Corporation (GKC) is an Indian fruit producer and exporter. The company was established 14 years ago in the Mumbai region. “Our farmers grow grapes, mangos, pomegranates, and other fruits,” said Neil Pednekar, the company’s manager. “We offer a large choice of produce, including value-added ones such as pomegranate seeds packed in vacuum and ready-to-eat mango.  We carefully survey the quality of our fruit; our produce is sourced from GlobalGAP certified farms and our pack-house are HACCP certified; this has allowed our brands, GKC and GoFresh!, to gain recognition.

Om Gayatri (India), a consortium of fruit growers

Om Gayatri (India), a consortium of fruit growers

Published on Apr 25th, 2019

Om Gayatri is a consortium of Indian grape farmers. “Our members are some 500 small farmers who grow grapes and other fruits,” said coordinator Pratiksha Kale. “Each farm is on average 10 ha, so our capacity is about 200 tons of grapes monthly, plus around 50 tons of other fruit.” Fruits are distributed to the domestic market and exported to the Middle East and Sri Lanka. “Our farmers are in the process of GlobalG.A.P. certification,” said Kale. “After obtaining this certificate, we will diversify our markets by exporting some volume of fruits to Europe.”

Kshirsagar Cold Storage (India), delivers products in prime condition

Kshirsagar Cold Storage (India), delivers products in prime condition

Published on Apr 25th, 2019

Kshirsagar Cold Storage (KCS) is an Indian company that handles the distribution and export of fresh fruit and vegetables. “India ranks second in the production of fruits and vegetables, accounting for some 10-15% of total global production; however, nearly a third of our horticultural produce, especially fruits and vegetables, are wasted on account of poor storage facilities,” said Vijay Kshirsagar, the company’s owner. “Cold storages play a vital role in improving value addition opportunities and creating a surplus food for agro-food products.

When Apples Meet Chocolate: IG International Launches 'Applelicious' By Chocolatier Zeba Kohli In Association With Stemilt Growers

When Apples Meet Chocolate: IG International Launches 'Applelicious' By Chocolatier Zeba Kohli In Association With Stemilt Growers

Published on Mar 27th, 2019

Describing the amalgamation of Apples and Chocolate to be delicious and healthy, renowned chocolatier Zeba Kohli launched cookbook 'Applelicious' with IG International and Stemilt Growers on Tuesday, March 26, 2019 at Four Seasons, Worli

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