West Bengal State Marketing Board

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

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
5.55
5.57
5.56
5.56
5.59
22.40
30.36
30.40
32.69
37.83
Banana
4.43
4.49
4.48
4.49
4.65
80.60
82.65
82.43
89.60
92.90
Pineapple
0.29
0.30
0.31
0.07
0.05
8.32
8.75
9.03
1.76
0.97
Papaya
0.69
0.71
0.58
0.58
0.73
22.89
24.52
8.10
16.85
18.06
Guava
0.22
0.22
0.21
0.22
0.22
3.24
3.34
3.40
3.51
4.13
Jackfruit
0.24
0.25
0.23
0.23
0.12
3.00
3.45
3.50
5.61
2.25
Litchi
0.28
0.28
0.28
0.27
0.22
2.98
3.10
2.91
2.91
2.06
Mandarin Orange
-
-
-
-
-
-
-
-
-
-
Other Citrus
0.25
0.25
0.24
0.21
0.21
2.20
2.28
2.08
1.90
2.12
Sapota
0.16
0.17
0.15
0.15
0.11
2.38
2.40
2.28
2.31
1.46
Others
0.13
0.13
0.12
0.12
0.12
0.92
1.02
1.03
1.13
1.24
Total
12.24
12.37
12.16
11.89
12.02
148.93
161.87
145.16
158.27
163.02
Vegetable
Tomato
0.98
0.98
0.99
0.98
0.99
14.63
15.16
14.90
13.17
14.91
Cabbage
2.84
2.87
2.85
2.89
2.85
42.60
43.00
44.27
48.50
44.14
Cauliflower
3.55
3.56
3.60
3.62
3.59
83.25
84.30
60.40
68.52
90.35
Peas
0.69
0.71
0.68
0.69
0.68
10.35
11.15
10.39
12.50
6.73
Brinjal
7.62
7.66
7.68
7.78
7.64
120.81
123.09
124.17
132.68
123.59
Onion
2.77
2.78
3.09
3.10
3.09
35.95
36.80
58.76
60.12
55.68
Cucurbits
12.28
12.31
12.06
12.09
12.06
145.32
146.86
148.11
154.43
152.97
Ladies Finger
3.87
3.95
3.71
3.76
3.71
42.17
43.64
40.29
44.85
40.29
Radish
1.37
1.38
1.41
1.43
1.41
18.24
18.75
19.10
20.37
18.95
Others
17.86
18.00
16.50
16.66
17.09
72.83
75.19
64.99
78.86
115.48
Total
53.83
54.20
52.57
52.99
53.11
586.15
597.94
585.38
634.00
663.09