Alphonso mango is one of the best mango varieties of India. It is also known as Hapus mango. Alphonso mango is a variety that does not occur in other parts of the world and can only be grown in India, due to its agronomic and climatic characteristics. It is cultivated in only western part of India such as Maharashtra region of Ratnagiri, Raigad, and Konkan. Alphonso mango is one of the expensive variety of mangoes and is exported in large quantity from India.
According to Indian mango export data, "India has no competitor country in Alphonso Mango export. This mango can't be compared with any other varieties of mangoes across the world like Tommy Atkinson or Kent mango varieties." Thus, India has been able to export this exotic fruit to the Kuwait, UAE, China, UK, Netherlands, Germany, Saudi Arabia, Sudan, USA, Japan, Singapore etc. India has exported mango in value of nearly USD 15 Million in the year of 2019 to 2020 March.