Groundnuts is produced and exported from a number of countries around the world. India is a leader in cultivation and export of Groundnuts. High quality Groundnuts cultivation takes place in the saurashtra region of Gujarat where we have quality farmers. The groundnut is used for direct consumption in Pakistan, Iran and other countries. In china, Indian Groundnut is largely used for Oil Production.
Groundnuts is the major oilseed of India. It accounts for around 25% of the total oilseed production of the country. Annual production of Indian Peanuts oil are around 5-8 mln and 1.5 mln tons respectively. Peanuts is highly vulnerable to rainfall deviations and display huge fluctuation between years.