India: Production of foodgrains and commercial crops [2016-17]

Last Modified: Sun Oct 03 2021 07:39:33 GMT+0530 (India Standard Time)
  • 109.70 million tonnes
    Rice production in India in 2016-17. An increase of 5.07% over previous fiscal.
  • 98.51 million tonnes
    Wheat production in India in 2016-17. An increase of 6.74% over previous fiscal.
  • 4.57 million tonnes
    Jowar production in India in 2016-17. An increase of 7.78% over previous fiscal.
  • 9.73 million tonnes
    Bajra production in India in 2016-17. An increase of 20.57% over previous fiscal.
  • 1.39 million tonnes
    Ragi production in India in 2016-17. A decrease of -23.63% over previous fiscal.
  • 0.44 million tonnes
    Small Millets production in India in 2016-17. An increase of 12.82% over previous fiscal.
  • 25.90 million tonnes
    Maize production in India in 2016-17. An increase of 14.75% over previous fiscal.
  • 1.75 million tonnes
    Barley production in India in 2016-17. An increase of 21.53% over previous fiscal.
  • 251.99 million tonnes
    Production of Cereals(Rice, Wheat, Jowar, Bajra, Ragi, Smaill Millets, Maize and Barley) in India in 2016-17. An increase of 7.12% over previous fiscal.
  • 4.87 million tonnes
    Tur production in India in 2016-17. An increase of 90.23% over previous fiscal.
  • 9.38 million tonnes
    Gram production in India in 2016-17. An increase of 32.86% over previous fiscal.
  • 2.83 million tonnes
    Urad production in India in 2016-17. An increase of 45.13% over previous fiscal.
  • 2.17 million tonnes
    Moong production in India in 2016-17. An increase of 36.48% over previous fiscal.
  • 1.22 million tonnes
    Lentil production in India in 2016-17. An increase of 24.49% over previous fiscal.
  • 2.66 million tonnes
    Other Pulses production in India in 2016-17. An increase of 21.46% over previous fiscal.
  • 23.13 million tonnes
    Production of Pulses(Tur, Gram, Urad, Moong, Lentil and Other pulses) in India in 2016-17. An increase of 41.73% over previous fiscal.
  • 275.11 million tonnes
    Production of Cereals and Pulses in India in 2016-17. An increase of 9.37% over previous fiscal.
  • 74.62 million tonnes
    Production of Groundnut in India in 2016-17. An increase of 10.83% over previous fiscal.
  • 13.76 million tonnes
    Production of Castorseed in India in 2016-17. A decrease of -21.46% over previous fiscal.
  • 7.47 million tonnes
    Production of Sesamum in India in 2016-17. A decrease of -12.12% over previous fiscal.
  • 0.85 million tonnes
    Production of Nigerseed in India in 2016-17. An increase of 14.86% over previous fiscal.
  • 131.59 million tonnes
    Production of Soyabean in India in 2016-17. An increase of 53.55% over previous fiscal.
  • 2.51 million tonnes
    Production of Sunflower in India in 2016-17. A decrease of -15.20% over previous fiscal.
  • 79.17 million tonnes
    Production of Rapeseed & Mustard in India in 2016-17. An increase of 16.48% over previous fiscal.
  • 1.84 million tonnes
    Production of Linseed in India in 2016-17. An increase of 46.03% over previous fiscal.
  • 0.94 million tonnes
    Production of Safflower in India in 2016-17. An increase of 77.36% over previous fiscal.
  • 312.76 million tonnes
    Production of Oilseeds(Groundnut, Castorseed, Sesamum, Nigerseed, Soyabean, Sunflower, Rapseseed, Mustard, Linseed and Safflower) in India in 2016-17. An increase of 23.86% over previous fiscal.
  • 3,060.69 million tonnes
    Production of Sugarcane in India in 2016-17. A decrease of -12.16% over previous fiscal.
  • 325.77 lakh bales of 170 kgs. each
    Production of Cotton in India in 2016-17. An increase of 8.57% over previous fiscal.
  • 104.32 lakh bales of 180 kgs. each
    Production of Jute in India in 2016-17. An increase of 4.95% over previous fiscal.
  • 5.30 lakh bales of 180 kgs. each
    Production of Mesta in India in 2016-17. A decrease of -9.09% over previous fiscal.