Major cardamom (small) producing states in India - production and area under cultivation [2016-17]

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  • 15,650 tonnes
    Annual production of cardamom (small) in Kerala in 2016-17. Ranked #1, the state accounts for 86.99% of cardamom (small), produced in India. Cultivated over 39,080 hectares. Yield: 400 kgs / hectare.
  • 1,449 tonnes
    Annual production of cardamom (small) in Karnataka in 2016-17. Ranked #2, the state accounts for 8.05% of , produced in India. Cultivated over 25,117 hectares. Yield: 58 kgs / hectare.
  • 891 tonnes
    Annual production of cardamom (small) in Tamil Nadu in 2016-17. Ranked #3, the state accounts for 4.95% of , produced in India. Cultivated over 5,160 hectares. Yield: 173 kgs / hectare.
  • 17,990 tonnes
    Annual production of Cardamom in India in 2016-17. Cultivated over 69,357 hectares. Yield: 259 kgs / hectare.