The Karnataka Cashew Manufacturers’ Association (KCMA) has recommended cashew growers not to worry owing to coronavirus outbreak in the state and has assured them that cashew would be purchased from them at reasonable charges as quickly as the virus effect subsides.
Subraya Pai, President of KCMA, claimed the business is mindful that this is the peak uncooked cashew nut harvest time in Karnataka and neighbouring States. The Karnataka government has recommended the factories to run at fifty for each cent potential or stay shut.
As most of the processing models are positioned in the districts declared for lockdown, they are not able to accomplish their typical business enterprise functions these as procuring and drying of uncooked cashew nut, processing them to cashew kernels, and exports.
He asked for cashew farmers and uncooked cashew traders to sunshine-dry uncooked cashew nuts for two times, and shop them in jute bags, and retain