India: Production of foodgrains and commercial crops [2008-09]

Last Modified: Sun Oct 03 2021 07:04:02 GMT+0530 (India Standard Time)
  • 99.18 million tonnes
    Rice production in India in 2008-09. An increase of 2.58% over previous fiscal.
  • 80.68 million tonnes
    Wheat production in India in 2008-09. An increase of 2.69% over previous fiscal.
  • 7.25 million tonnes
    Jowar production in India in 2008-09. A decrease of -8.58% over previous fiscal.
  • 8.89 million tonnes
    Bajra production in India in 2008-09. A decrease of -10.83% over previous fiscal.
  • 2.04 million tonnes
    Ragi production in India in 2008-09. A decrease of -5.12% over previous fiscal.
  • 0.44 million tonnes
    Small Millets production in India in 2008-09. A decrease of -20.00% over previous fiscal.
  • 19.73 million tonnes
    Maize production in India in 2008-09. An increase of 4.06% over previous fiscal.
  • 1.69 million tonnes
    Barley production in India in 2008-09. An increase of 40.83% over previous fiscal.
  • 219.90 million tonnes
    Production of Cereals(Rice, Wheat, Jowar, Bajra, Ragi, Smaill Millets, Maize and Barley) in India in 2008-09. An increase of 1.80% over previous fiscal.
  • 2.27 million tonnes
    Tur production in India in 2008-09. A decrease of -26.30% over previous fiscal.
  • 7.06 million tonnes
    Gram production in India in 2008-09. An increase of 22.78% over previous fiscal.
  • 1.17 million tonnes
    Urad production in India in 2008-09. A decrease of -19.86% over previous fiscal.
  • 1.03 million tonnes
    Moong production in India in 2008-09. A decrease of -32.24% over previous fiscal.
  • 0.95 million tonnes
    Lentil production in India in 2008-09. An increase of 17.28% over previous fiscal.
  • 2.08 million tonnes
    Other Pulses production in India in 2008-09. A decrease of -3.26% over previous fiscal.
  • 14.57 million tonnes
    Production of Pulses(Tur, Gram, Urad, Moong, Lentil and Other pulses) in India in 2008-09. A decrease of -1.29% over previous fiscal.
  • 234.47 million tonnes
    Production of Cereals and Pulses in India in 2008-09. An increase of 1.60% over previous fiscal.
  • 71.68 million tonnes
    Production of Groundnut in India in 2008-09. A decrease of -21.94% over previous fiscal.
  • 11.71 million tonnes
    Production of Castorseed in India in 2008-09. An increase of 11.10% over previous fiscal.
  • 6.40 million tonnes
    Production of Sesamum in India in 2008-09. A decrease of -15.46% over previous fiscal.
  • 1.17 million tonnes
    Production of Nigerseed in India in 2008-09. An increase of 6.36% over previous fiscal.
  • 99.05 million tonnes
    Production of Soyabean in India in 2008-09. A decrease of -9.69% over previous fiscal.
  • 11.58 million tonnes
    Production of Sunflower in India in 2008-09. A decrease of -20.85% over previous fiscal.
  • 72.01 million tonnes
    Production of Rapeseed & Mustard in India in 2008-09. An increase of 23.43% over previous fiscal.
  • 1.69 million tonnes
    Production of Linseed in India in 2008-09. An increase of 3.68% over previous fiscal.
  • 1.89 million tonnes
    Production of Safflower in India in 2008-09. A decrease of -16.00% over previous fiscal.
  • 277.19 million tonnes
    Production of Oilseeds(Groundnut, Castorseed, Sesamum, Nigerseed, Soyabean, Sunflower, Rapseseed, Mustard, Linseed and Safflower) in India in 2008-09. A decrease of -6.84% over previous fiscal.
  • 2,850.29 million tonnes
    Production of Sugarcane in India in 2008-09. A decrease of -18.14% over previous fiscal.
  • 222.76 lakh bales of 170 kgs. each
    Production of Cotton in India in 2008-09. A decrease of -13.94% over previous fiscal.
  • 96.34 lakh bales of 180 kgs. each
    Production of Jute in India in 2008-09. A decrease of -5.73% over previous fiscal.
  • 7.31 lakh bales of 180 kgs. each
    Production of Mesta in India in 2008-09. A decrease of -26.16% over previous fiscal.