Pulses Scenario in India and Towards Building $5 Trillion Economy (Kurukshetra December 2020) (Download PDF)

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Pulses Scenario in India

  • National Food Security Mission was launched in 2007 - 08.
  • To increase the production of rice, wheat, and pulses
  • Area expansion and productivity enhancement.
  • Restoring soil fertility and productivity.
  • Creating employment opportunities.
  • Enhancing farm level economy.
  • NFSM pulses is being implemented in more than 600 districts of the country.
  • Amendment to Essential Commodities (EC) Act.
  • Introduction of the Farmers (Empowerment and Protection) Agreement on Price Assurance and Farm Services Act, 2020.
  • The Farmers՚ Produce Trade and Commerce (Promotion and Facilitation) Act, 2020.

Annual Growth Rate in Production of 5 Major Pulses

Annual Growth Rate in Production of 5 Major Pulses

Minimum Support Price (MsP) of Pulses During 2016 - 17 to 2020 - 21 (in ₹ Per Quintal)

Minimum Support Price (MsP) of Pulses

Harvesting Season of Major Pulses and Major Producing States

Harvesting Season of Major Pulses and Major Producing States

Availability, Estimated Requirements (ER) and Prices of Pulses

Availability, Estimated Requirements (ER)

Availability = Production + Imports-Exports

Total Pulses Availability, Production, Import and Demand (in MMT)

India՚s Pulse Production

Availability of Tur (in LMT)

Availability of Tur (in LMT)

Trend in Production and Import of Tur

Trend in Production and Import of Tur

Availability of Urad in LMT

Trend in Production and Import of Urad

Trend in Production and Import of Urad

Availability of Chana in LMT

Availability of Chana in LMT

Trends in Production and Import of Chana

Trends in Production and Import of Chana

Availability of Moong in LMT

Availability of Moong in LMT

Trends in Production and Import of Moong

Trends in Production and Import of Moong

Availability of Masoor in LMT

Availability of Masoor in LMT

Trends in Production and Import of Masoor

Trends in Production and Import of Masoor

Towards Building $ 5 Trillion Economy

  • AatmaNirbhar strategy aims to use our capabilities of businesses and skills to make India a global manufacturing powerhouse.
  • Massive infrastructure building spree of highways, railways, metros, water-ways, airports across the country.
  • India has one of the largest start-ups & unicorns in the world growing very fast.
  • Recent agricultural reforms have opened new exciting possibilities.
  • India will soon emerge as an agricultural export hub, with technology and modern processing solutions.
  • 13 % rise in FDI inflows in the last 5 months compared to last year.
  • Under the National Infrastructure Pipeline, India has an ambitious plan to invest $ 1.5 trillion.
  • Calls for investments not just in big cities but in smaller cities and towns too.

- Published/Last Modified on: May 9, 2021

Economy, Agriculture/Agro Industries, Govt. Schemes/Projects, Kurukshetra

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