We have Verity of Foxnut (Makhana)

Makhana (Foxnut), also known as Gorgon Nut, is cultivated in India, Korea, Japan, and Russia, originating from lotus seeds. Foxnuts (Makhana) can be mixed with vegetables, popped like corn, and made into delicious porridge. Makhana is a highly nutritious food known for its medicinal properties and suitability for daily health diets, being rich in essential vitamins, minerals, and fiber.

Makhana is a high-value commodity primarily cultivated in Bihar and certain parts of eastern India. Additionally, it is grown as a natural crop in Madhya Pradesh, Rajasthan, Jammu & Kashmir, Tripura, and Manipur. It thrives in marshy wetlands, tanks, ponds, and lakes, and is harvested for its seeds. Other common names include prickly water lily seeds, popped lotus seeds, foxnut, or gorgon nut.

    Makhana is Unique Because It is:

  • It is low in fat and high in carbohydrates, making it nutritionally distinct from other nuts.
  • It is rich in protein, fiber, magnesium, potassium, phosphorus, iron, and zinc.
  • It surpasses dry fruits like almonds, walnuts, coconut, and cashews in sugar, protein, ascorbic acid, and phenol content.
  • It has a significantly lower glycemic index compared to high-carbohydrate foods like rice or bread.
  • It contains kaempferol, a natural flavonoid also found in coffee, which helps prevent inflammation and aging, and is rich in phytonutrients such as alkaloids, gallic acid, and saponins.

Foxnuts are a gluten-free, healthy, and natural food product gaining popularity among consumers. They offer numerous benefits, including being rich in protein, which can help people with high blood pressure or diabetes due to their vitamin B1 content. Additionally, they contain calcium, magnesium, and antioxidants that contribute to proper bodily function.

LOTS GLOBAL TRADE Pvt. Ltd. is a reputable company known for exporting fox nuts from India. We supply top-quality fox nuts to businesses and consumers worldwide, committed to delivering excellent service and products while maintaining the highest standards of quality. Our vision is to be the leading Makhana exporter in India, striving to make this vision a reality.

100 grams of Makhana (fox nuts) contains 350 calories, with 308 calories from carbohydrates and 39 calories from protein. It has minimal fat and no trans-fat, and is rich in potassium while providing a small amount of calcium..


Packaging can be customized according to requirements:
Available sizes:
1.00 kg / 8 kg / 10 kg / 12 kg (Varies by Makhana Quality)

Our fresh products are packed in freshness bags to ensure a long shelf life and hygiene conditions.