CARDAMOM



HS CODE: 09083190

Cardamom of commerce is the dried ripe fruit (capsules of cardamom plant) often referred as the “Queen of Spices” because of its very pleasant aroma and taste. Cardamom is a perennial, herbaceous, rhizomatous plant.

Indian cardamom is offered to the international markets in different grades: 'Alleppey Green Extra Bold' (AGEB), 'Alleppey Green Bold' (AGB) and 'Alleppey Green Superior' (AGS) are names that register instant appeal worldwide. Cardamom oil is a precious ingredient in food preparations, perfumery, health foods medicines and beverages. India, a traditional exporter of cardamom to the Middle East countries where it goes mostly into the preparation of 'Gahwa' - a strong cardamom - coffee concoction without which no day is complete or no hospitality hearty for an Arab. Indian cardamom enjoys a premium preference in the Middle East, Japanese and Russians who relish it for its distinct enriching properties.

Scientific name: Elettaria cardamomum

New Crop: August-March

Cardamom varieties (Types):
6mm, 7mm, 8mm or AGEB/AGB/AGS/Split Pods

Colour: Deep Green, Fast Green
Size: 6,7,8 MM or Higher
Foreign Matters: 2% Basis
Immature Cardamom: 5% by count
Thrips: Nil or 3 By Count

TYPE OF BAG QUANTITY
New Multi Wall Paper Bag 50lb/22.68kg/24kg
P.P. Bag 52.12lb/25kg or 110.23lb/50kg

20’ft Container 11-12 Metric Tons
40’ft container -

• Cardamom is used for oil Extraction. This spice helps the body eliminate waste through the kidneys.
• Cardamom is used for mouth ulcers and infections of the mouth and throat.
USA, SAUDI ARABIA, UAE, AUSTRALIA, MALAYSIA, CANADA, SINGAPORE, UK, KUWAIT AND SOUTH AFRICA.