Cardamom

CARDAMOM

Cardamom of commerce is the dried ripe fruit (capsules of cardamom plant), often referred to as the ‘Queen of spices’ because of its delightful aroma and taste. Cardamom is a perennial, per herbaceous, rhizomatous plant.


Indian Cardamom is offered to the International markets in different grades: ‘Alleppey Green Extra Bold’ (AGEB), ‘Alleppey Green Bold’ (AGB), and ‘Alleppey Green Superior’ (AGS) are names that register instant appeal worldwide. Cardamom oil and oleoresin are precious ingredients in food preparations, perfumery, health foods, medicines, and beverages.

In Europe and North America, it is an ingredient in curry powder and some sausage products. In Scandinavian countries, it is used in baked goods and confectionaries.

PRODUCT SPECIFICATION:

Commodity:                          Indian Green Cardamom

Variety:                                  AGEB/AGB/AGS

Origin:                                    Tamil Nadu & Kerala, India

Colour:                                  Deep green, fast green

Foreign Matters:                  2% basis

Immature Cardamom:         5% by count

Thrips:                                   3% by count Max

AGEB- Alleppey Green Extra Bold Cardamom:

SPECIFICATION VALUE
SizeExtra Bold
GradeAGEB
QualityAlleppey Green Extra Bold
Density g/l435g/l
Size (mm) 8 mm

AGB- Alleppey Green Bold Cardamom:

SPECIFICATION VALUE
SizeBold
GradeAGB
Quality Alleppey Green Bold
Density g/l415 g/l
Size (mm)6.5 - 7.5mm

AGS- Alleppey Green Superior Cardamom:

SPECIFICATION VALUE
SizeSuperior
GradeAGS
QualityAlleppey Green Superior
Density g/l385 g/l
Size (mm)5 - 6mm
SPECIFICATION VALUE
SizeSuperior-1
GradeAGS-1
QualityAlleppey Green 1
Density g/l350 g/l
Size (mm)≤ 4.0 mm

PACKING & SHIPMENT:

Packing: 1Kg, 5Kg PP Bag, 25 or 50Kg Jute Bag with HDFE or PP Inner Lining or as per customer requirements

Pre-Shipment Inspection: SGS/FDA as per customer requirement for weight and quality

Quantity: 12 Tons/20 Ft Container

Port of Loading: Tuticorin, India

Port of Discharge: Any safe World Port

Applicable Shipment Terms: FOB/CFR/CIF

Mode of Payment: 30% Advance by TT & 70% by Irrevocable L/C or Against BL Copy

Delivery to port of discharge: 15 days from the date of receipt of Confirmed Payment Instrument (L/C or Advance TT)