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Name Onion
Scientific Name Allium Cepa

India is the second largest onion growing country in the world. Indian onions are famous for their pungency and are available round the year. Onions are low in calories and are safe to consume.

There is a lot of demand of Indian onion in the world. India has exported 1.64 Million MT of fresh onion to the world during the year 2012-2013.

General Specifications of Dehydrated Onion Kibbled
Moisture Content 6% Max
Hot Water Insoluble 20% Max
Ash Content 4% Max
Acid Insoluble Ash 0.5% Max
Major Defect 1% Max

(*The general specifications mentioned for the product are typical in nature. It can actually differ or can be procured as per customer requirement.)

General Specifications of Dehydrated Onion Variety
Variety Special features
Arka Niketan (Sel-13)* Bulbs globular and pink with a weight of 100-180g, thin neck, highly pungent, TSS 12-13%, good storage quality. Yield 42 t/ha in 145 days
Arka Niketan (Sel-14)* Bulbs globular and pink with a weight of 130-190 g, TSS 11-13%, good storage quality.
Suitable for kharif season only. Moderately resistant to purple blotch. Yield 47 t/ha in 140 days.
Arka Pragathi Bulbs globular with thin neck and deep pink with high pungency. Early variety with good storage quality. Yield 45 t/ha in 130 days.
Arka Bindu (Rose onion) Bulbs small, crimson red colour with 12.5% TSS. Yield 25 t/ha in 90-95 days
Arka Bindu (Rose onion) Bulbs small, crimson red colour with 12.5% TSS. Yield 25 t/ha in 90-95 days
Pusa Red* Bulbs red, globular, 5-6 cm in diameter and 70-90 g in weight, less pungent, good keeping quality, TSS 12-13%, yield 25-30 t/ha in 125-140 days.
Pusa Ratnar* Bulbs bronze deep rd, flat globular, less pungent and good keeping quality, yield 32.5-35 t/ha in 145-150 days.
Pusa White Round Bulbs medium to large, attractive round, good keeping quality, suitable for dehydration, yield 32.5 t/ha in 125-140 days.
Pusa Madhvi Bulbs light red, good keeping quality, yield 30-40 t/ha.
Pusa White Flat Good for dehydration and green onion, yield 33-35 t/ha.
Early Grano Introduction from USA with large globular yellow coloured bulbs having mild pungency, suitable for salad purpose and for green onion purpose, poor keeping quality, yield 50-60 t/ha in 95 days.
Brown Spanish Long day type suitable for hills, yield 28 t/ha in 160-180 days
Agrifound Dark Red* Bulbs dark red, globular 4-6 cm in diameter, moderately pungent, TSS 13%, good keeping quality, yield 30-40 t/ha in 160-165 days.
Agrifound Rose Suitable for export bulbs dark red, yield 19-20 t/ha
VL 3 Bulbs medium size, globular, red and pungent. Yield 25 t/ha in 145 days.
N-2-4-1* Bulbs brick red, globular, 6.1 cm in diameter, pungent and firm with good keeping quality, TSS 12-13%, yield 30 t/ha in 140 days.
N-257-9-1* Bulbs globular and white, suitable for rabi season, suitable for dehydration. Yield 25 t/ha in 125 days.
Baswant-780 Bulbs crimson red with 12% TSS. Yield 25 t/ha in 125 days.
N-53 (Nishad-53) Suitable for kharif season. Bulbs shining red, less pungent, globular, yield 15-20 t/ha.
Hisar-2 Bulbs light red, yield 20 t/ha.
Punjab Naroya* Bulbs red, medium to large, round with thin neck, tolerant to purple blotch, yield 37.5 t/ha. In 123 days.
Punjab Selection* Bulbs red, globular, 5-6 cm in diameter and 50-70 g in weight, good keeping quality, yield 30 t/ha.
Punjab Red Round* Bulbs shining red, globular, medium size with thin neck, yield 28-30 t/ha.S-148* Bulbs white, flat round, average weight 80 g, TSS 12-13%, good storage quality, yield 25-30 t/ha in 140 days
Kalyanpur Red Round Bulbs light red, yield 20 t/ha.
Udaipur 102 Bulbs white suitable for dehydration, yield 25-30 t/ha.

(*The general specifications mentioned for the product are typical in nature. It can actually differ or can be procured as per customer requirement.)

There are several varieties of onions available in India. The major varieties are

Variety Color Shape Maturity TSS (%) Productivity (q/ha)
Agrifound Dark Red Dark Red Global round, medium to big 90-100 days from transplanting 12 – 13 300 – 400
Agrifound Light Red Light Red Global round, medium to big, compact, outer scale tight 120 days from transplanting 13 – 14 300 – 325
Agrifound Rose Scarlet Red Flatish round, 2.5 – 3.5 cm diameter 95 – 110 days from transplanting 16 – 18 190 – 200
Agrifound Red Brick Red 5 – 6 bulblets / clump, bulblet of 2 – 2.5 cm diameter 66 – 67 days from transplanting 15 – 17 180 – 200
Arad (H) Yellow Big sized global round bulbs of 6 – 8 cm diameter 90 – 100 days from transplanting 9 – 10 500 – 800
Nutritional content of the onion mentioned in the below table is per 160g. Nutrition content of onion will vary as per the size
Onion size Small                   Medium Large
Calories 28 44 60
Dietary Fiber 1.2 g 1.9 g 2.6 g
Carbohydrates 6.5 g 10.3 g 14.0 g
Fats 0.1 g 0.1 g 0.2 g
Proteins 0.8 g 1.2 g 1.6 g
Vitamin C 5.2 mg 8.1 mg 11.1 mg
Folate 13.3 mcg 20.9 mcg 28.5 mcg
Calcium 16.1 mg 25.3 mg 34.5 mg
Magnesium 7.0 mg 11.0 mg 15.0 mg
Phosphorus 20.3 mg 31.9 mg 43.5 mg
Packing & Delivery
  • Onions are packed in 10kg, 20kg, 25kg Mesh Bag/Jute Bag or as per the client requirement.
  • 13 MT shall be loaded in 20’ container.
  • 26 – 28 MT shall be loaded in 40’ container.

(*Custom packaging can be provided on customer request or in special conditions.)

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