India is the leading exporter of the Basmati & Non Basmati Rice to the global markets.

Basmati Rice is long grain aromatic rice grown since long back in the specific geographical area as Himalayan foot hills of Indian sub-continent, blessed with characteristics extra long slender grain, soft and fluffy texture upon cooking, delicious taste, superior aroma and distinct flavor. Agro-climatic condition of the specific geographical area, agronomic practices, plant nutrition, method of harvesting processing and aging attributes these characteristics features to basmati rice

Rice other than basmati rice is called non-basmati rice. Some names of non basmati rice are shaped like basmati rice and PR 104 IR-8, IR-64, Masuri Rice