CUMIN SEEDS

Cumin is the dried seed of the herb Cuminum cyminum, a member of the parsley family. Cumin is the dried, white fruit with grayish brown colour of a small slender annual herb. The surface of the fruit has 5 primary ridges, alternatively has 4 less distinct secondary ridges bearing numerous short hairs. The plant is 15 to 50 cm high. The aromatic seed like fruit is elongated, ovoid, 3 to 6 mm long, slightly bitter and has a warm flavor. The flowers are white or rose colored in small umbels.

Uses :

Cumin seed have an aromatic and bitter taste. It is used as a condiment, and is an ingredient in curry powders, seasonings of breads, cakes and cheese. Cumin may lower blood sugar, reduce seizures, strengthen bones, and treat the eye; however, there is no clinical evidence to support these claims. Cumin is generally recognized as safe for human consumption as a spice and flavoring. Cumin seed oil is used in perfumery and for flavoring liqueurs and cordials.


IPM Cumin Seed :

We offer Indian origin IPM (Integrated Pest Management) cumin seed for EU Countries and Japan. Every year we produce around 500-600mt ipm cumin through our Backward Integration Program. We maintains the farmer data and follows a coding system for their produce. This allows us to extend our control over the quality of the raw ingredients and maintain complete traceability. Areas where we helps farmers include:

  • Soil analysis
  • Seed selection
  • Fertilizer/pesticide application
  • Integrated Pest Management (IPM) practices
  • Preventive measures for diseases
  • Post harvest handling
  • Providing the right price for the product

Specification :

Type 1:- Europe Quality Cumin Seeds (CRE101/102/103/ - 99.5/99/98% Purity)
Process Machine Cleaned
Colour Natural
Flavor Warm and Aromatic
Volatile Oil Content 2.5 % - 4.5 %
**Foreign Matter 0.5 to 2.0 % Max
Moisture 9-10% Max
Packing 25/50 KG PP BAGS
Container Load [13 MT / 1 X 20′ Container]

**Foreign matter includes anything other than Cumin seeds e.g. sand, silica, pebbles, and other edible/non edible seeds.


Type 2:- Singapore Quality Cumin Seeds (CRE106/107 - 99/98% Purity)
Process Machine Cleaned
Colour Natural
Flavor Warm and Aromatic
Volatile Oil Content 2.5 % - 4.5 %
**Foreign Matter 0.5 to 1.5 % Max
Moisture 2-7 % Max
Packing 25/50 KG PP BAGS
Container Load [13 MT / 1 X 20′ Container]

**Foreign matter includes anything other than Cumin seeds e.g. sand, silica, pebbles, and other edible/non edible seeds.


Type 3:- Gulf Quality Cumin Seed. (CRE/104/105 - 99/98% Purity)
Specification Impurity 1% Max
Moisture 9-10% Max
Packing 25/50 KG PP BAGS
Container Load [13 MT / 1 X 20′ Container]