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Russia: Secret in the success of coriander export in Stavropol Territory

Whole Coriander Seed
Russia
Published May 7, 2021

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In the Stavropol Territory, areas under coriander are being increased, the export of which is growing every year. As the correspondent of "KazakhZerno.kz" reports with reference to the regional Ministry of Agriculture, the Russian spice is in demand among eastern buyers due to the high percentage of essential oil. If the oil content of Russian varieties of coriander is estimated at an average of 2%, then in India, where this oil plant is grown, it is only 0.4%.

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We are confident in the prospects of exporting coriander to the Stavropol Territory, which is why the area under it has doubled over the past 10 years. In total, the Stavropol Territory occupies 15% of the Russian market and 2% of the international in the production of this essential plant. About 50% of crop production in the region falls on the agricultural holding "My Dream", where about 10 thousand hectares are allocated for essential herbs, of which 6 thousand hectares are coriander. Besides him, the company grows dill, fennel, cumin, cumin, basil, valerian and other essential and medicinal plants. The agricultural holding notes that the main point in the production of essential oils, which is 100% profitable, is their processing. Foreign buyers, mainly from Asia and the Middle East, demand peeled and packaged coriander. A special line allows you to clean up to ...
Source: Kazakh-zerno
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