Turmeric (Curcuma Longa) is a Rhizomatous Herbaceous Perennial Plant belonging to the Ginger Family Zingiberaceae. It is native to Suthern Asia. India wholly dominates the World Production Scenario contributing to approximately 75% of World’s Production of Turmeric. India also holds the Top position in the list of World’s Leading Exporters of Turmeric. Bangladesh, Pakistan, Sri Lanka, Taiwan, China, Myanmar and Indonesia are also the main Suppliers of Turmeric. Besides South East Asia, Turmeric is also grown in tropical regions of Africa, America, and Pacific Ocean Islands.