Bag Requirement

Production & Requirement of Jute Bags of 50kg Capacity of Potato, Onion & Oilseeds, Cereals, Pulses, Cement & Fertiliser – 2018-19

Commodity Production(2018-19)
(in ‘000 MT)
Requirement of Jute Bags (100%)
(Lakh Bales)
Requirement of Jute Bags (100%)
(Lakh MT)
Uttar Pradesh 15812.62 6.33 1.83
West Bengal 12782.00 5.11 1.48
Bihar 7441.24 2.98 0.86
Gujarat 3845.02 1.54 0.45
Madhya Pradesh 3314.37 1.33 0.38
Other States 9393.73 3.76 1.09
Potato (All India) 52588.98 21.04 6.10
Maharashtra 8474.73 3.39 0.98
Madhya Pradesh 3725.21 1.49 0.43
Karnataka 3076.19 1.23 0.36
Bihar 1302.86 0.52 0.15
Rajasthan 1073.01 0.43 0.12
Others 5958.01 2.38 0.69
Onion (All India): 23610.01 9.44 2.74
Groundnut 8244.00 3.30 0.96
Castorseed 2043.00 0.82 0.24
Nigerseed 79.00 0.03 0.01
Sesamum 664.00 0.27 0.08
Rapeseed & Mustard 9113.00 3.65 1.06
Linseed 136.00 0.05 0.02
Safflower 27.00 0.01 0.00
Sunflower 256.00 0.10 0.03
Soyabean 13628.00 5.45 1.58
Oilseeds (All India): 34190.00 13.68 3.97
Jowar 4380.00 1.75 0.51
Bajra 8900.00 3.56 1.03
Ragi 1680.00 0.67 0.19
Small Millets 340.00 0.14 0.04
Nutri Cereals 15290.00 6.12 1.77
Maize 28080.00 11.23 3.26
Barley 1880.00 0.75 0.22
Nutri/Coarse Cereals 45240.00 18.10 5.25
Cereals (All India): 105790.00 42.32 12.27
Tur 3690.00 1.48 0.43
Gram 11220.00 4.49 1.30
Urad 2250.00 0.90 0.26
Moong 2270.00 0.91 0.26
Lent 1390.00 0.56 0.16
Other Kharif Pulses 730.00 0.29 0.08
Other Rabi Pulses 1470.00 0.59 0.17
Pulses (All India): 23020.00 9.21 2.67
Total(Potato,Onion,Oilseeds,CerealsPulses) 239198.99 95.68 27.75
Cement 337320.00 134.93 39.13
Fertiliser 45371.00 18.15 5.26

Source: Production of Potato & Onion – State Department of Horticulture & Agriculture
Production of Oilseeds – Directorate of Economics & Statistics.
Production of Fertiliser – Ministry of Cemicals & Fertiliser

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