Major pepper producing states in India - production and area under cultivation [2016-17]

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  • 31,000 tonnes
    Annual production of pepper in Karnataka in 2016-17. Ranked #1, the state accounts for 54.39% of pepper, produced in India. Cultivated over 37,750 hectares. Yield: 821 kgs / hectare.
  • 20,000 tonnes
    Annual production of pepper in Kerala in 2016-17. Ranked #2, the state accounts for 35.09% of , produced in India. Cultivated over 85,210 hectares. Yield: 235 kgs / hectare.
  • 2,000 tonnes
    Annual production of pepper in Tamil Nadu in 2016-17. Ranked #3, the state accounts for 3.51% of , produced in India. Cultivated over 4,910 hectares. Yield: 407 kgs / hectare.
  • 57,000 tonnes
    Annual production of Pepper in India in 2016-17. Cultivated over 134,280 hectares. Yield: 424 kgs / hectare.