How many tons of bananas does India produce?
India produces nearly a third of the world’s bananas.
India’s agricultural sector is one of its most important, producing 14 percent of the gross domestic product for the more than 833 million people who depend on the agricultural sector for their livelihood, according to research.
Qatar, Saudi Arabia, Oman, United Arab Emirates, and Kuwait are among the top export destinations. Affinity to the West Asian markets has offered a huge opportunity for Indian exporters to boost their banana consignments to the region.
What are the challenges faced by the banana industry in India?