center_img Avocados “increasingly favored” in India, says IG … Indian table grape growers in the country’s top production state have exported more than 191,000 metric tons (MT) this season, marking a 20% year-on-year rise, The Financial Express reported.In 2016-17, the total exports from the state were around 131,000MT. To date, around 7,480 containers from various grape-growing regions in Maharashtra have been exported, with the Nashik region commanding an 80% share.Maharashtra State Grape Growers Association general-secretary Kailash Bhosale said that the container figures could go up to 8,500 and this could be a record-breaking season for the state. April 05 , 2019 last_img