India’s seafood and meat market is dominated by the unorganised sector till date. As per government data, the industry has a potential of over $50 billion in value.
To put it into perspective, USA and South Ease Asia are major import markets of India’s seafood products with a share of 32.76 per cent and 31.59 per cent respectively.
In land though, the industry needs organising and the products are affected by the use of chemicals. Freshtohome, an e-commerce firm that deals with selling seafood and meat online, says it aims to turn tables with its practices.
Founder and CEO, Freshtohome, Shan Kadavil, is at the helm of the firm that garners more than $20 million per annum in revenues. He spoke to News Today, and revealed more about his business, his passion for food and future goals.
Excerpts from his interview:
Q) Talk us through the journey of Freshtohome from its origin.