Agriculture & Processed Food Products Export Development Authority (APEDA)

APEDA Products:

  • Fruits, Vegetables and their Products.
  • Meat and Meat Products.
  • Poultry and Poultry Products.
  • Dairy Products.
  • Confectionery, Biscuits and Bakery Products.
  • Honey, Jaggery and Sugar Products.
  • Cocoa and its products, chocolates of all kinds.
  • Alcoholic and Non-Alcoholic Beverages.
  • Cereal and Cereal Products.
  • Groundnuts, Peanuts and Walnuts.
  • Pickles, Papads and Chutneys.
  • Guar Gum.
  • Floriculture and Floriculture Products.
  • Herbal and Medicinal Plants.


Pattern of Assistance:

Component Pattern of Assistance
% of cost Max Limit
1. Development of Export Infrastructure
1.1 For Establishment of Post Harvest Infrastructure 40% Rs. 100L for each Activity
1.2 For Food processing sector 40% Rs. 100L for each Activity
2. Quality Control
2.1 For Implementation and Certification of quality
2.2 Procuring Hand held devices 40% Rs. 4L per Beneficiary
2.3 Strengthening of technical and managerial skills 40% Rs. 4L per Beneficiary
a. Training in India and abroad Max- Rs. 1.50L Per Participant once in 3 yrs (2017-2020)
b. Seminars/ workshops/ outreach programs etc. Max- Rs. 5L
2.4 Testing of Water/ Soil etc 40% Rs. 5000/-  (The upper ceiling limit Rs. 10L per beneficiary during 2017-2020)
2.5 Laboratory for export testing and in-house lab equipments
a. APEDA recognized labs for Up gradation 40% Rs. 75L
b. APEDA registered exporters for in-house lab equipments. 40% Rs. 25L
2.6  Support for innovative ideas for infrastructure and quality improvement in agricultural and processed food sector Rs. 25L
3. Market Development
3.1 New Market 40% Rs. 10L Per study
3.2 Assistance for trial shipment for fresh horticulture produce 40% Rs. 5L Per Container/ trip
3.3 Registration of Brand / IPR outside India


Rs. 20L Per beneficiary/Market