West Bengal State Marketing Board

Area and Production of Fruits and Vegetables in the district of Burdwan

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
3.70
3.72
3.75
3.79
3.81
16.00
15.08
15.19
15.34
15.53
Banana
0.91
0.95
0.96
0.98
0.98
14.95
15.60
15.77
15.95
16.08
Pineapple
0.16
0.17
0.19
0.06
0.05
5.34
5.38
5.74
1.55
0.95
Papaya
0.42
0.48
0.49
0.50
0.50
12.00
13.71
14.00
14.14
14.23
Guava
0.55
0.57
0.66
0.68
0.70
6.90
7.15
8.28
8.53
8.93
Jackfruit
0.53
0.54
0.57
0.58
0.58
6.43
6.55
6.91
6.98
6.99
Litchi
0.27
0.28
0.29
0.29
0.29
2.81
2.84
3.02
3.02
3.12
Mandarin Orange
-
-
-
-
-
-
-
-
-
-
Other Citrus
0.28
0.28
0.30
0.31
0.32
2.40
2.49
2.62
2.64
2.96
Sapota
-
-
-
-
-
-
-
-
-
-
Others
0.39
0.40
0.43
0.43
0.43
2.90
3.15
3.65
3.71
3.71
Total
7.21
7.39
7.63
7.60
7.64
69.73
71.95
75.17
71.85
72.50
Vegetable
Tomato
2.56
2.58
2.68
2.71
2.69
34.30
35.11
35.91
36.27
36.27
Cabbage
3.12
3.17
3.25
3.27
3.25
88.63
90.12
92.30
92.76
92.67
Cauliflower
3.00
3.15
3.16
3.18
3.16
85.72
86.00
90.00
90.51
85.85
Peas
0.95
0.96
1.02
1.03
1.02
4.75
4.88
6.12
6.13
6.15
Brinjal
7.87
7.98
8.15
8.17
8.17
127.22
128.70
141.49
144.92
145.16
Onion
0.78
0.79
0.88
0.90
0.88
7.64
7.74
8.62
9.36
15.50
Cucurbits
11.89
11.93
12.89
12.91
13.01
96.14
98.18
121.46
125.26
126.03
Ladies Finger
3.84
3.94
5.07
5.11
5.11
39.17
39.84
51.40
55.35
55.79
Radish
1.42
1.43
2.01
2.03
1.95
12.85
13.39
17.98
19.03
19.87
Others
17.60
17.70
17.82
30.80
17.88
66.78
62.80
73.85
203.87
89.17
Total
53.03
53.63
56.93
70.09
57.11
563.20
566.76
639.12
783.45
672.46