FOOD & AGRICULTURE

S.M. ABBAS ZAIDI, S.KAMAL HAYDER KAZMI,
Research Analyst
, PAGE
June 15 - 21, 2009

AGRICULTURE IN PAKISTAN

FISCAL YEAR

CROPPED AREA
(MN HECTARES)

IMPROVED SEED
DISTRIBUTION (000 TONNES)

WATER AVAILABILITY
(MAF)

FERTILIZER
OFF-TAKE (000 N/T)

CREDIT
DISBURSED (RS MN)

2004-05 22.78 213.75 135.68 3,694.04 108,732.91
2005-06 23.13 305.11 137.78 3,804.19 137,474.31
2006-07 23.51 293.54 137.80 3,672.00 168,830.45
2007-08 P 23.51 231.67 138.10 2,839.00 138,596.72
Various sources P : Provisional

FISCAL YEAR

PRODUCTION OF IMPORTANT FRUIT
(000 tonnes)

EXPORT

. CITRUS MANGO APPLE BANANA APRICOT AL-MONDS GRAPES GUAVA (000 TONNES) VALUE (MLN. RS)
2004-05 1,843 1,671 352 158 205 23 49 572 281 5,408
2005-06 2,458 1,754 351 164 197 23 49 552 455 7,508
2006-07 1,473 1,720 348 150 177 24 47 555 343 6,894
2007-08 P 1,450 1,750 346 151 160 23 44 563 282 7,313
Various Sources

LAND UTILIZATION IN PAKISTAN
(Million hectares)

.

CULTIVATED AREA

.

FISCAL
YEAR

TOTAL AREA

REP. AREA

FOR. AREA

NAFC

CUL. WST

CUR.
FAL

NET AREA SOWN

TA CUL (7+8)

ASMTO (8+10)

TCA

1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11
2004-05 79.61 59.48 4.02 24.39 8.94 6.86 15.27 22.13 7.51 22.78
2005-06 79.61 57.22 4.03 22.88 8.12 6.47 15.58 22.05 7.55 23.13
2006-07 79.61 57.25 4.2 22.7 8.32 6.44 15.59 22.03 7.92 23.51
2007-08P 79.61 57.25 4.2 22.7 8.32 6.44 15.59 22.03 7.92 23.51
REP.AREA: Reported Area
FOR. AREA: FOREST AREA
NAFC: NOT AVAILABLE FOR CULTIVATION
CUL. WST: CULTURABLE WASTE
CUR.FAL: CURRENT FALLOW
TA CUL: TOTAL AREA CULTIVATED
ASMTO: AREA SOWN MORE THAN ONCE
TCA: TOTAL CROPPED AREA
Various sources. P: Provisional

HOTELS IN PAKISTAN

FIVE STARS
Serena Hotel Isl. Ramada Plaza Hotel Khi Airport Zaver Pearl Continental Gwadar Pearl Continental Hotel Murree
Marriott Hotel Isl. Sheraton Khi Hotel and Towers Pearl Continental Hotel Lah. Pearl Continental Peshawar Pak.
Pearl Continental Hotel Rawal. Avari Towers Hotel Khi. Avari Hotel Lah. Holiday Inn Lah. Pak.
Pearl Continental Hotel Khi. Marriott Hotel Khi. . .
FOUR STARS
Quetta Serena Hotel Quetta Best Western Hotel Isl. Pak. Sunfort Hotel Lah Pak. Regent Plaza Hotel Khi.
Holiday Inn Isl. Pak Hotel Crown Plaza Isl. Leaders Inn Hotel Lah. Shangrila Pines Hotel Nathia Gali Pak.
Faisalabad Serena Hotel Faisl. Shalimar Hotel Rawal. Pak Sindbad Hotel Multan .
Isl: Islamabad.
Khi: Karachi.
Lah: Lahore.
Rawal: Rawalpindi
Faisl: Faislabad
Various sources

AVERAGE PRICES OF 23 ITEMS RE GISTERED INCREASE.

ITEMS

 UNIT

PRICES IN RS. ON % CHANGE OVER
. . 04.06.2009 28.05.2009 28.05.2009 05.06.2008
Tomatoes Kg. 20.1 16.34 23.01 92.71
Potatoes Kg. 19.37 17.68 9.56 11.58
Milk Powdered Nido 400 Gm. 180 170 5.88 14.39
Egg Hen (FARM) Doz. 47.14 46.23 1.97 2.93
Gur Kg. 58.85 57.78 1.85 85.12
Moong Pulse Washed Kg. 48.83 48.21 1.29 -12.29
Veg.Ghee Loose Kg. 111.28 110.15 1.03 -16.73
Gram Pulse Washed Kg. 48.65 48.39 0.54 -18.66
Mutton Kg. 281.03 279.54 0.53 14.06
L.P.G. (11 KG Cylinder.) EACH 717.82 714.12 0.52 7.99
Bananas Doz. 44.14 43.92 0.5 -18
Masoor Pulse Washed Kg. 115.64 115.09 0.48 3.96
Onions Kg. 20.78 20.68 0.48 27.88

Washing Soap Nylon

Cake

12.68

12.62

0.48

12.81

Salt Powdered Kg. 6.56 6.53 0.46 21.26
Mash Pulse Washed Kg. 85.48 85.12 0.42 17.71
Garlic Kg. 36.69 36.54 0.41 0.99
Rice Basmati Broken Kg. 42.51 42.35 0.38 -22.23
Sugar Kg. 45.42 45.26 0.35 50.4
Rice IRRI-6 Kg. 34.45 34.34 0.32 -30.66
Coarse Latha Mtr. 44.79 44.65 0.31 6.09
Beef Kg. 155.3 155.01 0.19 18.8
Milk Fresh Ltr. 40.12 40.06 0.15 18.77
Source: FBS

MILK AND MEAT PRODUCTION
SPECIES UNITS 2007-08
Milk (GP) 000 tons 42,199
Cow ' 14,437
Buffalo ' 26,239
Sheep# ' 35
Goat ' 700
Camel# ' 787
Milk(HC) 000 tons 34,064
Cow ' 11,550
Buffalo ' 20,991
Sheep ' 35
Goat ' 700
Camel ' 787
Meat 000 tons 2,727
Beef ' 1,549
Mutton ' 578
Poultry meat ' 601
Various sources HC: Human Consumption. GP: Gross Production