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Iranian apples arriving through Gujarat ports depress prices of Kashmiri Apples

National Herald | 15/01/2022 04:17 PM | Click to read full article

The growers attribute the declining demand for Kashmiri apples to "illegal" import of Iranian apples."Illegal" import of cheap Iranian apples has destroyed demand for Kashmiri apples, resulting in 3 crore apple boxes lying unsold in Kashmir.When rates of Kashmiri apples go down, a particular company will procure these apples at very low rates.