|Botanical Name||Capsicum Annuam|
|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.
General Specifications of Red Dry Chillies
|Kinds||Sannam S4 best
|Type||Whole Chili with Stem
Whole Chili without Stem
Grounded Chili Powder
|Pods without stalk||8% max|
|Foreign material||2% max|
|Broken chilies||7% max|
|Loose seeds||2% max|
|Damaged and discolored pods||6% max|
|Red Chilly Ground||
(*The general specifications mentioned for the product are typical in nature. It can actually differ or can be procured as per customer requirement.)
- 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.
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.)
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