Export of onion from the country is de-canalized vide notification No. 73(RE-2013) 2009-2014 dated 12.03.2014 issued by DGFT, Ministry of Commerce, Goverment of India and export was allowed without any MEP.
Nafed exported 231 MTs onion to Maldives, as per the details given below:-
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NAFED is one of the importing agencies of Government of India for import of Edible Oils for supply under subsidy scheme to the nominated states . NAFED did not undertake any import of Pulses in view of paucity of funds and also due to fluctuating international markets.