Major turmeric producing divisions in Bangladesh - production and area under cultivation [2017-18]

Last Modified: Sun Dec 19 2021 06:04:36 GMT+0530 (India Standard Time)
  • 50,566 tonnes
    Annual production of turmeric in Khulna Division in 2017-18. Ranked #1, the division accounts for 33.71% of turmeric produced in Bangladesh. Cultivated over 4,851 hectares. Yield: 10,424 kgs / hectare.
  • 33,509 tonnes
    Annual production of turmeric in Rajshahi Division in 2017-18. Ranked #2, the division accounts for 22.34% of turmeric produced in Bangladesh. Cultivated over 4,875 hectares. Yield: 6,874 kgs / hectare.
  • 24,987 tonnes
    Annual production of turmeric in Dhaka Divison in 2017-18. Ranked #3, the division accounts for 16.66% of turmeric produced in Bangladesh. Cultivated over 3,802 hectares. Yield: 6,572 kgs / hectare.
  • 23,622 tonnes
    Annual production of turmeric in Chattogram Division in 2017-18. Ranked #4, the division accounts for 15.75% of turmeric produced in Bangladesh. Cultivated over 6,552 hectares. Yield: 3,606 kgs / hectare.
  • 6,450 tonnes
    Annual production of turmeric in Rangpur Division in 2017-18. Ranked #5, the division accounts for 4.30% of turmeric produced in Bangladesh. Cultivated over 3,436 hectares. Yield: 1,877 kgs / hectare.
  • 6,217 tonnes
    Annual production of turmeric in Mymensingh Division in 2017-18. Ranked #6, the division accounts for 4.15% of turmeric produced in Bangladesh. Cultivated over 1,410 hectares. Yield: 4,411 kgs / hectare.
  • 3,414 tonnes
    Annual production of turmeric in Sylhet Division in 2017-18. Ranked #7, the division accounts for 2.28% of turmeric produced in Bangladesh. Cultivated over 408 hectares. Yield: 8,361 kgs / hectare.
  • 1,229 tonnes
    Annual production of turmeric in Barishal Division in 2017-18. Ranked #8, the division accounts for 0.82% of turmeric produced in Bangladesh. Cultivated over 384 hectares. Yield: 3,200 kgs / hectare.
  • 149,985 tonnes
    Annual production of turmeric in Bangladesh in 2017-18. Cultivated over 25,718 hectares. Yield: 5,832 kgs / hectare.