West Bengal State Marketing Board

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

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
24.85
25.00
25.25
25.50
25.90
86.00
145.00
150.00
190.00
195.00
Banana
0.70
0.72
0.74
0.76
0.76
12.70
12.84
13.15
13.75
13.75
Pineapple
0.10
0.15
0.16
0.06
0.00
2.70
3.30
3.80
1.65
0.02
Papaya
0.20
0.20
0.22
0.23
0.23
6.66
6.76
6.85
7.45
7.45
Guava
0.30
0.31
0.32
0.32
0.32
4.90
5.06
5.31
5.41
5.41
Jackfruit
0.33
0.33
0.34
0.36
0.36
3.71
4.06
4.31
4.28
4.28
Litchi
0.62
0.85
0.90
0.93
0.96
6.51
6.99
7.37
8.69
8.80
Mandarin Orange
-
-
-
-
-
-
-
-
-
-
Other Citrus
0.18
0.19
0.22
0.19
0.19
1.62
1.64
1.72
1.70
1.70
Sapota
0.22
0.23
0.23
0.23
0.23
2.54
2.66
2.71
2.69
2.69
Others
0.20
0.20
0.21
0.21
0.22
1.19
1.23
1.29
1.31
1.34
Total
27.70
28.18
28.59
28.78
29.16
128.53
189.54
196.51
236.93
240.44
Vegetable
Tomato
2.42
2.42
2.43
2.52
2.52
33.18
33.80
35.60
34.58
34.58
Cabbage
3.87
3.89
3.94
4.00
4.00
106.67
107.25
112.56
109.86
109.86
Cauliflower
3.24
3.24
3.25
3.34
3.34
93.45
94.69
96.13
96.31
96.31
Peas
0.70
0.72
0.73
0.81
0.81
3.37
3.42
3.43
4.03
4.03
Brinjal
11.13
11.19
10.95
11.46
11.46
192.07
195.19
192.89
197.61
197.61
Onion
1.26
1.28
1.31
1.40
1.40
14.18
15.96
17.61
20.62
15.62
Cucurbits
8.63
8.64
8.61
9.33
10.33
75.88
67.43
66.35
132.41
92.41
Ladies Finger
2.69
2.74
2.75
2.94
2.94
29.51
31.57
32.91
32.64
32.64
Radish
1.97
1.98
2.07
2.09
2.09
22.29
24.03
26.73
23.42
23.42
Others
14.44
14.60
14.48
16.96
16.25
53.22
52.00
51.25
93.83
65.58
Total
50.35
50.70
50.52
54.85
55.12
623.82
625.34
635.46
745.31
672.06