Maize is one of the most important crop which is utilized as food, feed and fodder. It is used at any stage of it’s growth and has several industrial and home uses.It serves as a basic raw material for the production of starch, oil and protein, food sweeteners.
High nutritive value
Longer shelf life cycle
Sweeter in taste
India has increased its share in the maiz products in the international market. The country has
exported 28,25,610.60 MT of given maize to the world for the worth of Rs.4,037.50 Crores during the year 2015-16.
Major Export Destinations (2015-16) :Dubai,Bahrain,Kuwait,Singapore,Indonesia, Malaysia and all over the world during the period.
India is the largest producer of Maize in the world, with 14.06 lakh MT during the year 2011. The country ranks sixth in Maize production with 3.39 percent share in total work production.