Organic Spices Across Globe


India is the origin of spices. Hence, spices are integral parts of Indian food. Because of the various benefits of Indian spices, people across the globe are familiar with the importance of Indian spices. Not to forget that spices also come with numerous health benefits—all thanks to their anti-inflammatory, anti-carcinogenic, antioxidant, cholesterol-lowering, etc., properties. But of course, we all know them for injecting flavours into our favourite food—from spicy Biryani to wholesome north Indian food. 

But farmers have to use pesticides to protect the crop from pests and insects. While pesticides do the job, they have a negative impact on the nutritional value of the spices. 

Hence “Organic Spices is the new buzzword and has taken the world by storm. Spices grown organically are full of nutrients, providing various health benefits, whilst being free from chemically based pesticides harmful to health.

Organic Spices cultivation in a nutshell:

The organic spice market is still growing. For spices to be “organic,” organic farming needs to be followed stringently to meet the regulations required for being eligible for organic certification. For organic farming, the farm and its soils need to be pesticide free for a minimum of 4 years. Once organic is declared, the soil needs to be tested regularly. 

The organic spice products market size exceeded USD 31.95 billion in 2020. It is estimated to grow at over 8% CAGR and can be USD 55.7 Billion by 2027. 

This means Organic spices, along with other organic products, are in high demand.

Due to the increase in veganism and vegetarianism cultures across the globe, the demand for plant-based products is increasing. 

Interest in International cuisine and flavours have fuelled the use of exotic spices. 

The booming ready-to-eat food and snack market have led to an increase in organic spices as it’s a healthier and time-saving option. Various spices add better life to the food along with flavour. 

Spices like cumin, saffron, turmeric, garlic, ginger, etc., increase immunity. Imparting better health benefits is the key aspect of spices. Rising awareness about the health benefits of spices has led to an increase in the consumption of spices.

Let us see an overall view of the spice market across the globe:

  • Europe's organic spice market exceeded USD 6 Billion in 2020, making it top in the race to import spices. The organic products market in Germany grew by 20% in 2020.
  • The North America Organic spice market is expected to exceed USD 15 Billion by 2027.
  • Asia Pacific market surpassed USD 14 Billion in 2020 as it is the main hub of organic spice producers and manufacturers. 

In India, one can get the best organic spices from Organic Products India and Viral Spices. To meet and to get more information about organic spices, please contact ORGANIC PRODUCTS INDIA and VEERRAL AGRO TECH and visit