Higher International Transportation Costs Are Barrier for Indian Agriculture
Due to higher international transportation costs
India is a lower exporter of vegetables and fruits, despite being
larger producer of agriculture.
nearly 11 per cent of all the world’s vegetables and 15 per cent of all
fruits, yet its share in global exports of vegetables is only 1.7 per
cent and in fruits a meager 0.5 per cent. While India is a large low
cost agricultural producer, but its share in global agriculture exports