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News Potato: In Delhi, Azadpur, the modal prices have decreased slightly in the past week at Rs.2373/quintal as compared to Rs.2638/quintal last week  Potato: In Agra, the prices are at Rs.2480/quintal, in Farrukhabad prices are at Rs.2550/quintal and in Lucknow the prices are at Rs.2700/quintal. Potato: In Burdwan the potatoes are trading at Rs.2820/quintal, in Durgapur the prices are at Rs.2700/quintal and in Habra the prices are at Rs.2840/quintal. Potato: In Mumbai the prices are at Rs.2500/quintal and in Pune the prices are at Rs.2600/quintal. 
Area, Yield & Production [District Wise]
Commodity : Potato
West Bengal Area, Yield & Production Export To Excel
Year Area Yield Production Source
('000 ha) (tonnes/ha) ('000 tonnes)
2019-20  NA NA 13160 2nd Adv. Est.
2018-19  436.04 25.23 11000 NHRDF
2017-18  427.50 29.9 12782.50 NHRDF
2016-17  422.00 26.19 11052.60 NHRDF
2015-16  427.00 19.735 8427.00 NHRDF
2014-15  412.20 29.2 12027.00 NHRDF
2013-14  412.25 21.9 9030.00 NHRDF
2012-13  386.61 29.98 11591.30 NHRDF
2011-12  376.75 25.73 9693.33 NHRDF

West Bengal District-Wise Area , Yield & Production (2016-17)
District Area Yield Production Year Source
('000 ha) (tonnes/ha) ('000 tonnes)
Bankura  31.08 41.00 1274.17 2016-17 NHB
Coochbehar  35.09 28.68 1006.23 2016-17 NHB
Hooghly  100.13 12.66 1267.81 2016-17 NHB
Jalpaiguri  40.62 30.55 1241.13 2016-17 NHB
Medinipur west  65.16 40.33 2627.93 2016-17 NHB
Purba Barddhaman  62.07 19.72 1223.90 2016-17 NHB
Others  87.85 27.45 2411.43 2016-17 NHB
Total  422.00 26.19 11052.60 2016-17 NHB