Van Dhan Vikas Karyakram
The tribal communities primarily depend on collection and sale of seasonal minor forest produces (MFP) for livelihood and income...
Minimum Support Price
Govt of India has taken a number of initiatives for socio economic development of tribals and recognizing the critical importance...
Tribals constitute 8.60% of the total population of the country, numbering 104.28 million (2011 Census) and cover about 15% of the...
TRIFED in its endeavor to develop the marketing of minor forest produce is engaged in skill up gradation and capacity building ...
MFPNET is a network of stakeholders in the trade of MFPs which includes individuals, agencies, institutions etc interested in development of MFP.
Retail Marketing
TRIFED aims to improve the livelihood of the tribal communities by creating a sustainable market and create business opportunities ...

Commodity Quantity

S.No. MFP Estimated Total Potential (in Lakh MTs) Estimated Value (Rs. in Crore) Major Producing States
1 Tendu 80.00 (STB) 1040.00 Madhya Pradesh, Chhattisgarh, Jharkhand, Odisha, Gujarat, West Bengal,
2 Bamboo 48.00 1200.00 Madhya Pradesh, Chhattisgarh, Gujarat, Andhra Pradesh, Odisha, Maharashtra,
3 Mahuwa Flower 1.50 122.00 Madhya Pradesh, Chhattisgarh, Gujarat, Jharkhand, Andhra Pradesh, Maharashtra, Odisha,
4 Mahuwa Seed 1.00 110.00 Madhya Pradesh, Chhattisgarh, Gujarat, Jharkhand, Andhra Pradesh, Maharashtra, Odisha,
5 Sal Leaf 100.00 Jharkhand, Chhattisgarh, Odisha, Madhya Pradesh
6 Sal Seed 1.60 160.00 Chhattisgarh, Odisha, Jharkhand, Madhya Pradesh,
7 Lac 0.25 150.00 Chhattisgarh, Andhra Pradesh, Jharkhand, Gujarat, Rajasthan, Madhya Pradesh,
8 Chironjee 0.10 230.00 Jharkhand, Chhattisgarh, Madhya Pradesh, Andhra Pradesh,
9 Wild Honey 0.30 270.00 Madhya Pradesh, Chhattisgarh, Odisha, Maharashtra, Andhra Pradesh, Karnataka
10 Myrobalan 1.30 78.00 Maharashtra, Chhattisgarh, Odisha
11 Tamarind 2.00 240.00 Andhra Pradesh, Chhattisgarh, Madhya Pradesh, Jharkhand
12 Gums (Gum Karaya) 0.05 62.00 Andhra Pradesh, Chhattisgarh, Madhya Pradesh, Maharashtra, Gujarat, Jharkhand
13 Karanj Seed 0.40 40.00 Madhya Pradesh, Jharkhand, Odisha, Rajasthan, Chhattisgarh
Total 3802