India: Pomegranate cultivation and exports [2017-18]

Last Modified: Thu Nov 29 2018 02:09:19 GMT+0530 (India Standard Time)
  • 2,795,000 tonnes
    Production, increase of 6.9% over previous year.
  • 220,000 hectare
    Total area under pomegranate cultivation an increase of 4,000 hectare from last year due to more states getting into pomegranate cultivation.
  • 12.70
    Productivity in tonnes per hectare
  • ? tonnes
    Exports to EU and other countries.
  • 90%
    of production is estimated to have come from Maharashtra - but other states such as Karnataka, Madhya Pradesh, Gujarat, Tamil Nadu, and Andhra Pradesh have also begun growing their market share.