Powdered eggs are fully dehydrated eggs. They are made in a spray dryer in the same way that powdered milk is made. Egg powder is one of the most common products in poultry industry in the country.
The major market is defense establishments, various government and non-government nutritional programmes, bakeries and all such areas like hills or forests where transportation is difficult. India is said to be the lowest cost egg producer in the world. An estimated production cost of Rs 1.11 per egg (2.55 US cents) makes it much lower than all the other major producers.