West Bengal State Marketing Board

Area and Production of Fruits and Vegetables in the district of Paschim Medinipur

Name of Fruits/Vegetable Area Thousand Hectares Production (Thousand tonnes)
2003-04 2004-05 2005-06 2006-07 2007-08 2003-04 2004-05 2005-06 2006-07 2007-08
Fruits
Mango
0.66
0.66
0.68
5.60
5.63
2.86
4.86
5.89
6.72
11.57
Banana
0.53
0.58
0.59
1.50
1.49
10.12
11.19
12.20
28.50
32.82
Pineapple
0.48
0.49
0.51
0.18
0.08
11.53
12.50
13.60
4.60
0.23
Papaya
0.40
0.40
0.42
0.75
0.75
14.71
15.00
15.90
10.13
10.34
Guava
0.58
0.58
0.61
1.20
1.32
9.22
9.31
10.32
12.08
13.86
Jackfruit
0.35
0.35
0.36
0.85
0.86
4.18
4.26
4.38
9.38
9.43
Litchi
0.06
0.07
0.07
0.08
0.08
0.55
0.62
0.42
0.45
0.45
Mandarin Orange
-
-
-
-
-
-
-
-
-
-
Other Citrus
0.35
0.36
0.36
0.70
0.70
3.10
3.25
3.32
5.49
5.70
Sapota
0.22
0.23
0.24
0.24
0.24
2.62
2.90
3.21
3.09
2.96
Others
0.21
0.21
0.23
0.24
0.25
1.42
1.46
1.89
2.35
3.29
Total
3.84
3.93
4.07
11.32
11.40
60.31
65.35
71.13
82.78
90.65
Vegetable
Tomato
2.31
2.33
2.13
2.12
2.81
36.29
36.80
31.66
28.53
38.37
Cabbage
3.62
3.63
3.45
3.43
3.83
36.45
37.00
34.93
33.52
106.58
Cauliflower
3.59
3.61
3.45
3.44
4.78
98.69
100.25
89.90
85.11
98.98
Peas
0.73
0.73
0.64
0.62
0.62
3.39
3.60
2.91
2.87
2.89
Brinjal
9.69
9.76
9.57
9.59
9.35
185.58
187.70
175.47
181.82
180.99
Onion
0.99
0.99
1.11
1.13
1.59
13.69
12.72
14.51
16.32
20.57
Cucurbits
10.06
10.23
9.91
9.96
9.11
99.66
103.09
100.29
106.60
100.90
Ladies Finger
3.00
3.07
2.97
3.01
3.06
32.37
35.09
36.23
41.67
42.03
Radish
1.73
1.75
1.66
1.67
1.68
19.59
21.28
19.90
21.94
22.02
Others
9.01
9.18
8.96
9.03
10.15
67.23
68.48
69.38
74.04
97.12
Total
44.73
45.28
43.85
44.00
46.98
592.94
606.01
575.18
592.41
710.45