The aromatic plant has got a subtle sweet fragrance
Widely used in east India, Scandinavia and Africa
Often used to flavour tea and coffee
When ground, seeds lose their flavour quickly
Seeds retained on a sieve having holes of diameter 7.0 mm and 6.0 mm can be marked as AGEB and AGB respectively


Grade Designation AGB AGEB
Organic Extraneous Matter % (m/m) (Max) 1.0 1.0
Inorganic Extraneous Matter % (m/m) (Max) 0.5 0.5
Moisture % (m/m) (Max) 11 11
Empty and malformed capsules per cent by count (Max) 2 2
Immature and shrivelled capsules % (m/m) (Max) 2 2
Black and splits per cent by count (Max) Nill Nill
Mass in g/1 (Min) 415 415
Packing 25 Kgs Gunny Bags
Quantity per 20' FCL 10 MT