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

Last Modified: Mon Nov 22 2021 07:31:54 GMT+0530 (India Standard Time)
  • 70,500 tonnes
    Annual production of tamarind in Karnataka in 2016-17. Ranked #1, the state accounts for 34.88% of tamarind, produced in India. Cultivated over 15,000 hectares. Yield: 4,700 kgs / hectare.
  • 46,920 tonnes
    Annual production of tamarind in Tamil Nadu in 2016-17. Ranked #2, the state accounts for 23.21% of tamarind, produced in India. Cultivated over 15,030 hectares. Yield: 3,122 kgs / hectare.
  • 37,500 tonnes
    Annual production of tamarind in Kerala in 2016-17. Ranked #3, the state accounts for 18.55% of tamarind, produced in India. Cultivated over 11,550 hectares. Yield: 3,247 kgs / hectare.
  • 20,350 tonnes
    Annual production of tamarind in Andhra Pradesh in 2016-17. Ranked #4, the state accounts for 10.07% of tamarind, produced in India. Cultivated over 4,670 hectares. Yield: 4,358 kgs / hectare.
  • 12,490 tonnes
    Annual production of tamarind in Telangana in 2016-17. Ranked #5, the state accounts for 6.18% of tamarind, produced in India. Cultivated over 2,000 hectares. Yield: 6,245 kgs / hectare.
  • 7,150 tonnes
    Annual production of tamarind in India in 2016-17. Cultivated over 750 hectares. Yield: 9,533 kgs / hectare.
  • 202,150 tonnes
    Annual production of tamarind in India in 2016-17. Cultivated over 49,660 hectares. Yield: 4,071 kgs / hectare.