News and Notices
Ministry of Agricultural Development (MOAD), Agri‐Business Promotion and Statistics
Division (ABPSD), International Trade Promotion Section has been implementing "Nepal
Trade Integration Strategy (NTIS) 2010" through relevant institutions under the ministry.
In this fiscal year, Trade Flow Analysis of Large Cardamom in Eastern Region has been
carried out successfully. This publication is the output of the study. I believe that the
report has come up with some valuable findings having policy implications considering its
The report is prepared on the basis of the information received from field study and other
relevant Government and private organizations working in the field. I would like to
appreciate all organizations who have contributed in the report.
I would like to extend my sincere appreciation to then‐Joint Secretary Dr. Dinesh Prasad
Parajuli and Joint Secretary Mr. Uday Chandra Thakur for their overall guidance in
preparing this report. Senior Agri‐Economist Dr. Pradyumna Raj Pandey, Agriculture
Extension Officer Arun G C, Agri‐Economist Kamal Prasad Acharya and other staff
members of the division are also thankful for their technical contribution in bringing out
I welcome suggestions and comments from the users for further improvement.
Uttam K Bhattarai
Ministry of Agricultural Development