Onions are used as a primary ingredient in preparing meals and is consumed both in the raw and cooked form. The farmers in India produce more than a thousand tonnes of onions every year and sell them in the Indian markets. Also, onions are said to be low in calories, grows very easily and can survive different temperatures making it cheap and easily accessible.
Farmers not getting a fair price for their agricultural produce has been a matter of concern for many years now. Mostly, they aren’t able to recover the production costs reeling from low prices as they don’t have proper storage outlets.
Maharashtra based Atul Vilas Gade is the proud owner of Avgonion, a prominent firm engaged in manufacturing, export and supply ofonions all around the world. Started in the year 2007, the brand has built a solid reputation in the market over the years as it started with the intention to address the issues faced by farmers by assuring them the best returns.
Atul started his journey as a pharmacist at the age of twenty-two in a small village to serve the community. After spending ten years and realising the plight of farmers, he ventured into the agricultural service provider sector under the brand name Avgonion. Atul noticed the real problem and felt that the farmers are in dire need for a good price and the buyers rely on trusted vendors, this existing gap gave birth to the idea of Avgonion.
Avgonion was started with an investment of rupees fifty thousand by Atul’s father which yielded rupees two lakh turnover. What started in a small bamboo shed slowly found its way sailing through all corners of India meeting a daily capacity of 100mt onions and 300mt of yellow maize. Atul Gade’s product knowledge and vast experience has helped his business reach heights. His unique business strategies and huge clientele is a result of the international standards followed while maintaining quality.
Furthermore, Atul was actively involved in the central government backed ‘Sukanya Yojana’ under which he adopted more than twenty girl-children from his village. He also achieved a great milestone when he was invited as a guest visitor to the 2021 edition of Gulfood, in Dubai, UAE.
The brand Avgonion initially started by marketing on B2B platforms and slowly expanded its packaging, marketing and branding which secured contracts all over the world. Besides supplying onion in the national and international markets, they also supply yellow maize in bulk as per the order.
The company follows a client-centric approach and offers superior quality products to its clients by sourcing their raw materials from the most authentic vendors in the market. The quality and timely delivery of products is never compromised at Avgonion. The brand’s working line has an established unit specifically employed to examine the quality of the products on ground and check for parameters such as taste, purity and nutrition value.
With the support of more than five thousand farmers, bulk packaging and export to countries like the UAE is possible. The company’s client base expands beyond the Gulf and also exports to Malaysia, Singapore, Sri Lanka and Manila besides the large market in India. The timely delivery to other countries is ensured because of the company’s large production line. The brand is also a vendor of renowned companies like Big Basket, Waycool foods and Dehat and offers a wide range of products such as Cotton Seeds, Tamarind Seeds, Yellow Maize, White Onion, Red Onion and Pink Onion, all free fromany type of infections, pesticides, clay and other harmful chemicals.
All product packaging under the seal of Avgonion is done using environment-friendly materials like mesh bags and jute bags to assure the hygiene of products. They also offer customized packaging as per the clients’ specific requirements. The company’s timely delivery of services within the predetermined time frame and quality products having good taste, unadulterated and high nutritional value is highly appreciated by their clients across the globe and has made Avgonion the most trusted brand having a turnover of more than 15cr.