1,278.83 million kgs
Total annual production in the country, with a marginal growth of 0.91% compared to 2016 [1,267.36 million kgs].
1,046.42 million kgs
Production from Northern regions of the country. Lower than the 1,054.51 million kgs in 2016, marking a marginal loss of 0.77%, due to adverse weather conditions in many months.
232.41 million kgs
Production from the Southern regions of the country. This was up from 212.85 million kgs in 2016, marking a gain of 9.19%.
653.53 million kgs
Production in the state of Assam, which continued to top the country’s production table. Production was less by 15.99 million kgs over 2016.
367.98 million kgs
Production in West Bengal, up by 11.68 million kgs from 2016.
164.70 million kgs
Production in Tamil Nadu, up by 18.66 million kgs from 2016.
62.33 million kgs
Production in Kerala up by 0.93 million kgs from 2016.