Major pepper producing states in India - production and area under cultivation [2019-20 Provisional]

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  • 30,000 tonnes
    Annual production of pepper in Karnataka in 2019-20. Ranked #1, the state accounts for 49.18% of pepper produced in India. Cultivated over 160,770 hectares. Yield: 187 kgs / hectare.
  • 20,000 tonnes
    Annual production of pepper in Kerala in 2019-20. Ranked #2, the state accounts for 32.79% of pepper produced in India. Cultivated over 83,770 hectares. Yield: 239 kgs / hectare.
  • 3,000 tonnes
    Annual production of pepper in Tamil Nadu in 2019-20. Ranked #3, the state accounts for 4.92% of pepper produced in India. Cultivated over 6,080 hectares. Yield: 493 kgs / hectare.
  • 61,000 tonnes
    Annual production of pepper in India in 2019-20. Cultivated over 259,148 hectares. Yield: 235 kgs / hectare.