Imports of milk cream and milk food for infants plunged to 48,162 tonnes
($137m) from 52,550 tonnes
($152m) in seven months of the last fiscal year.
Market players were quite optimistic of achieving wheat target of 1.4 million tonnes
by sea route but exports in June fell to 69,299 tonnes
from 326,133 tonnes
Papaya was cultivated in an area of 692 acres, with a total production of 5,772 tonnes
. Areas cultivated with other fruit crops stood at 4,799 acres, with a total production of 37,247 tonnes
Total Oilseeds production in the country during 2018-19 is estimated at 31.42 million tonnes
.The production of oilseeds during 2018-19 is higher by 1.77 million tonnes
than the Five years average oilseeds production.
The sources said total availability of urea during Kharif-2015 was estimated to be about 2,740,000 tonnes
comprising of 151,000 tonnes
of opening stock, 39,000 tonnes
of imported supplied and 2,550,000 tonnes
of domestic production.
Dorridge to Birmingham By car: 1.5 tonnes
(103 party balloons) By train: 0.3 tonnes
(23 party balloons)
In December 2018, the cement industry dispatched 3.865m tonnes
, up by 3.63pc than 3.729m tonnes
in the corresponding month of last year.
Punjab consumed 4.8m tonnes
of petrol in 2017-18 as compared to 4.4m tonnes
The volume of large pelagic fish increased by 5.6 per cent to reach 80,673 tonnes
by the end of last year compared to 76,377 tonnes
by the end of 2016.
In June, total cement despatches were 2.979m tonnes
. Out of this, local despatches in the North were 2.158m tonnes
against 1.897m tonnes
in June 2017, up by 13.77pc.
In the sprat fishery, the catch increased by 2 thousand tonnes
to 30,800 tonnes
At its January 20 Management Committee meeting the European Commission awarded export licences for 1,093,220 tonnes
of cereals, French traders being the greatest recipient with 600,000 tonnes