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Name Red Chilli
Botanical Name Capsicum Annuam
Family Solanaceae
Origin Brazil, India
Other Names Mirchi, Lal Mirach, Mirchya

Chilli is the dried ripe fruit of the genus Capsicum. Capsicum annuum is an annual sub –shrub, the flowers of which are borne singly and fruits usually pendent, which provide red peppers, cayenne, paprika and chillies and sweet pepper (bell pepper) a mild form with large inflated fruits.

India is the greatest consumer and largest producer of Chilli in the world. The major producing states in India are Andhra Pradesh (46%), Karnataka (15%), followed by, Orissa, Maharashtra, Rajasthan, Tamil Nadu, West Bengal and Gujarat. Around 90% of India’s production is consumed within the country. India exports around 80000 – 100000 tons of chillies a year. India exports chillies in the form of dried chillies, Chilli powder, picked chillies and Chilli oleoresin. Indian Chilli is mainly exported to Sri Lanka, USA, Canada, UK, Germany, Bangladesh, the Central Asia and the Far East.

South America is reported to be a native of Chilly and is widely dispenser in all tropical and sub tropical countries including India. It was first introduced in India by Portuguese towards the end of 15th Century. Now it is grown all over the world except in colder parts.

  • Highly pungent “Sannam” and mildly pungent “mundu” (dried red chilli) are popular varieties.
  • “Gospurea chilli” with or without stalks and with clipped stalks
  • “Byadgi” (grown in Dharwad district of Karnataka) and “Warangal” (grown in Warangal district of Andhra Pradesh) varieties are paprika alike chillies with less pungency and high colour.
  • General Specifications of Red Dry Chillies
    Kinds Sannam S4 best


    Teja Best


    Wrinkle 273

    Wonder Hot

    Tomato Chili

    Yellow Chili

    Type Whole Chili with Stem

    Whole Chili without Stem

    Grounded Chili Powder

    Chili oleoresin

    Chili meal

    Color Bright Red
    Pods without stalk 8% max
    Moisture 12.5% max
    Foreign material 2% max
    Broken chilies 7% max
    Loose seeds 2% max
    Damaged and discolored pods 6% max
    Red Chilly Ground
    • Straight Virgin Powder; -Very Hot, Hot, Medium, Mild or Low; -Corse or Fine or Extra Fine; – Taste & Aroma as per Species;- Sound Condition Free From Damage, Contamination, & Infestation;- Microbial & Residues & Afflatoxins within Prescribed Limits; -Inspection by SGS Quality standards.

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

    Economic Uses
    • Chilli is an important cash crop in India and is grown for its pungent fruits.
    • It is rich source of vitamin C.
    • Both green and red (Ripe) Chillies are used to impart pungency to the food.
    • Red chilli powder is used as condiment in every Indian household.
    • Green chillies of some varieties are used as vegetable.
    • It is also used for preparation of chutnees, masala, sauces and pickles.
    • There is demand for export of raw chillies and chilli powder.
    • Extract of green chillies can be used as bio-insecticide.
    Packaging Details

    Container Load : 14 MT in a 40 ft Container
    Packing in bags / Cartons 25 Kg

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

    We deal in the supply of the superior quality Chilli.

    Byadgi Stemless

    Byadgi Stemless

    Chili Flakes1cm-5% Seeds

    Chilli Powder Best

    Chilli Powder Low

    Chilli Powder Medium

    DD Withstem

    Endo 5 Stemless

    Indapur With Stem


    273 Wrinkle With Stem

    BChili Flakes

    Sanam Medium Best

    Seed Hand Cleand

    Teja Stemless

    Tomato Chilli

    US341 With Stem

    Wonder Hot Stemless

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