The US and Japan have dragged India to the World Trade Corporation above the recurrent ban it imposes on onion exports. Both countries have alleged that the export ban devoid of prior observe make challenges for importing countries.
This, in transform, has resulted in Maharashtra onion growers demanding that the Centre draft a detailed policy on the import and export of onion, instead of having advert hoc conclusions.
“ India is second biggest onion producer nation, and still we really don’t have concrete onion export policy. Onion growers have experienced heavy losses owing to the government’s erratic ban on onion exports. Now with the problem of export ban raised in WTO, the central governing administration should choose on the concrete export and import policy,” explained President of Maharashtra Point out Onion Growers’ Affiliation, Bharat Dighole, while talking to BusinessLine.
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