West Bengal State Marketing Board

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

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
13.45
13.62
13.83
16.00
16.11
127.78
112.80
120.79
128.00
138.32
Banana
1.10
1.15
1.63
1.65
2.15
20.02
20.10
34.32
39.30
44.69
Pineapple
0.40
0.11
0.13
0.15
0.05
10.40
2.95
2.86
3.92
0.92
Papaya
0.45
0.21
0.52
0.55
0.49
14.77
6.80
18.41
18.41
17.23
Guava
0.30
0.32
0.36
0.37
0.54
4.93
5.10
6.18
6.75
6.79
Jackfruit
1.30
1.32
1.34
1.32
1.38
15.26
15.27
16.60
16.68
23.40
Litchi
2.10
2.25
2.75
2.78
2.80
13.05
24.19
26.41
28.59
28.76
Mandarin Orange
-
-
-
..
-
-
-
-
..
-
Other Citrus
0.25
0.26
0.27
0.28
0.27
2.15
2.17
2.56
2.84
2.70
Sapota
0.20
0.22
0.26
0.26
0.16
2.39
2.40
3.13
3.19
1.32
Others
0.20
0.21
0.62
0.63
0.63
0.84
1.00
2.70
2.78
2.79
Total
19.75
19.67
21.71
23.98
24.58
211.59
192.78
233.96
250.46
266.92
Vegetable
Tomato
3.75
3.78
4.25
4.30
4.35
48.93
48.99
55.21
55.25
58.82
Cabbage
9.00
9.12
12.13
12.15
12.16
262.68
267.05
331.50
332.50
360.33
Cauliflower
8.40
8.41
9.50
9.75
9.72
251.89
252.90
275.02
275.25
278.92
Peas
1.30
1.33
1.35
1.36
1.31
6.18
6.19
6.23
6.30
6.26
Brinjal
14.66
15.05
15.40
16.41
16.75
246.37
248.66
251.37
252.00
284.02
Onion
1.20
1.26
1.28
1.30
2.06
11.87
12.94
13.66
15.90
26.05
Cucurbits
9.35
9.42
10.32
10.60
11.32
98.90
99.78
95.75
100.00
131.23
Ladies Finger
3.15
3.18
4.13
4.20
4.75
32.59
34.26
38.87
40.29
45.80
Radish
2.30
2.31
2.36
3.03
3.30
9.32
9.59
10.59
20.93
38.71
Others
16.80
17.10
17.06
18.10
17.15
61.08
68.63
74.56
92.05
91.80
Total
69.91
70.96
77.78
81.20
82.87
1029.81
1048.99
1152.76
1190.47
1321.94