Air India is the first airline to export goods using Guwahati airport air cargo facility.
Fresh vegetables sourced from Assam can now be directly exported to UAE from Guwahati airport air cargo facility.
Earlier, for custom clearance, cargo had be to sent to Delhi.
The first consignment of around 810 kg of vegetables included pointed gourd, green seem, black seem, turnip, cucumber, brinjal, lemon.
Cold storage facility, started with the help of Assam government, will also be available round.