ANNOUNCEMENT 29 Sep 2019
India has prohibited the export of onions to control domestic prices.
NUMBER OF INTERVENTIONS
Notification No. 21/2015-2020
On 29 September 2019, the Indian Ministry of Commerce and Industry through Notification NO. 21/2015-2020 prohibited the export of onions "till further orders". The export ban has been announced to control the domestic price rise of onions.
A Minimum Export Price of USD 850 on onions was announced on 13 September 2019 for the same purpose (see related State Act).