Operation Greens
Market Intelligence & Early Warning System
 
News Onion: At Lasalgaon, Onion is trading at Rs. 890/quintal. Onion: At Azadpur, the Rajasthan/Alwar/Haryana origin onion is trading at Rs. 1000 per quintal, Maharashtra origin trading at Rs. 1250 per quintal and Madhya Pradesh origin is trading at Rs. 1125 per quintal. Gujarat origin Onion is trading at Rs. 1125 per quintal. Goli variety from Rajasthan is trading at Rs. 500 per quintal. Onion: The onion retail prices in Delhi decreased by 8% to Rs. 24/kg. In Chennai also, the prices decreased by 9% to Rs. 21/kg. 
Area, Yield & Production [District Wise]
Commodity : Onion
West Bengal Area, Yield & Production Export To Excel
Year Area Yield Production Source
('000 ha) (tonnes/ha) ('000 tonnes)
2019-20  NA NA 670 1st Adv. Est.
2018-19  35.2 18.14 638.38 NHRDF
2017-18  35.20 18.0 633.60 NHRDF
2016-17  29.00 16.1 465.45 NHRDF
2015-16  33.98 16.0 544.55 NHRDF
2014-15  4.38 9.42 41.28 NHRDF
2013-14  23.50 14.59 342.85 NHRDF
2012-13  22.00 14.05 309.10 NHRDF
2011-12  21.68 14.05 304.56 NHRDF

West Bengal District-Wise Area , Yield & Production (2015-16)
District Area Yield Production Year Source
('000 ha) (tonnes/ha) ('000 tonnes)
Birbhum  2.1 10.53 22.11 2015-16 NHB
Hooghly  3 22.17 66.5 2015-16 NHB
Murshidabad  11.58 17.99 208.37 2015-16 NHB
Nadia  2.71 15.80 42.82 2015-16 NHB
North Twenty Four Pargan  2 21.54 43.07 2015-16 NHB
Paschim Medinipur  3.6 12.09 43.52 2015-16 NHB
Purba Barddhaman  1.28 18.88 24.17 2015-16 NHB