FOOD SECURITY

S.M. ABBAS ZAIDI, S.KAMAL HAYDER KAZMI,
Research Analyst
, PAGE
Nov 30 - Dec 06, 2009

PERFORMANCE OF SELECTED INDUSTRIES IN PAKISTAN

INDUSTRY 

NO OF UNITS

INSTALLED CAPACITY  .
(Nos/MTons) 2003-04 2004-05 2005-06 2006-07 2007-08 2008-09
Textile Cotton yarn 368 9.8 Mln. Spindles 1.9 M
Kgs.
2.2 M
Kgs.
2.5 M Kgs. 2.8 M Kgs. 2.9 M
Kgs.
2.2 M
Kgs.
Cotton cloth 151,560 5,998 7,117 8,000 8.66 9 .
Rotors Mn.Sq.
Mtr.
Mn.Sq.
Mtr.
Mn.Sq.
Mtr
Mn.Sq.
Mtr
Mn.Sq.
Mtr.
Mn.Sq.
Mtr.
Sugar 81 5.5 4.02 3.12 2.96 3.52 4.73 3.21
Fertilizer 13 6 5.67 5.99 6.24 6.04 6.23 4.34
Cement 31 16.9 12.86 16.09 18.48 22.73 26.75 20.28
Vegetable Ghee 87 2.7 0.89 1.05 1.05 NA* NA* 0.79
Oil Refineries 6 12.57 11.3 12.9 NA* NA* NA* NA*
Jute Goods 11 - - - - 0.11 0.12 0.1


MILK AND MEAT PRODUCTION

SPECIES UNITS 2008-09
Milk (GP) 000 tons 43,562
Cow " 14,982
Buffalo " 27,028
Goat " 719
Camel# " 798
Milk(HC) 000 tons 35,160
Cow " 11,985
Buffalo " 21,622
Goat " 719
Camel " 798
Meat 000 tons 2,515
Mutton " 590
Poultry meat " 652
Beef " 1,601

CORE INFLATION OF CPI: CHANGE OVER SAME MONTH OF PREVIOUS YEAR

MONTHS

TRIMMED CORE
INFLATION (%)
NON-FOOD & NON-ENERGY
CORE INFLATION (%)
2008-09 2009-10 2008-09 2009-10
Jan 9.7 19.6 7.8 18.9
Feb 10.0 20.8 8.1 18.9
Mar 11.3 19.3 9.3 18.5
Apr 14.1 17.6 10.8 17.7
May 15.1 16.7 12.3 16.6
Jun 17.2 15.5 13.0 15.9
Jul 19.7 13.9 14.7 14.0
Aug 21.0 13.1 16.4 12.6
Sep 21.2 12.3 17.3 11.9
Oct 21.7 10.6 18.3 11.0

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)
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


PRODUCTION OF IMPORTANT FRUIT (000 TONNES)

FISCAL YEAR . EXPORT
CITRUS MANGO APPLE BANANA APRICOT ALMONDS GRAPES GUAVA (000 TON.) VALUE (MLN. RS)
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

TON: TONNES)


DATA REGARDING POPULATION, WHEAT PRODUCTION, WHEAT IMPORTS, WHEAT EXPORTS, SUPPORT PRICE & CHANGE IN PRICES AND PROD.

YEARS POP. (MN) WCR @ 125 KG/CAPITA/
ANNUM
(MMT)
WP
(MMT)
WHEAT IMPORTS (MMT) WHEAT EXPORTS (MMT) SUPPORT PRICE OF WHEAT/40 KG % INC. IN PRICE % INC. IN PROD.
1990-91 112.61 14.19 14.57 1.6 0 112 - -
1991-92 115.54 14.56 15.68 0.63 0 124 10.7 7.7
1992-93 118.5 14.93 16.16 1.64 0 130 4.8 3
1993-94 121.55 15.32 15.21 2.36 0 160 23.1 -5.8
1994-95 124.49 15.69 17 1.41 0 160 0 11.8
1995-96 127.51 16.07 16.914 2.27 0 173 8.1 -0.6
1996-97 130.56 16.45 16.65 1.93 0 240 38.7 -1.5
1997-98 133.61 16.83 18.69 2.38 0 240 0 12.3
1998-99 136.64 17.22 17.86 4.11 0 240 0 -4.5
1999-00 139.76 17.61 21.08 2.33 0 300 25 18
2000-01 142.86 18 19.02 1.59 0.08 300 0 -9.7
2001-02 145.96 18.39 18.23 0 0.643 300 0 -4.2
2002-03 149.03 18.78 19.18 0 1.338 300 0 5.2
2003-04 150.47 18.96 19.5 0 0.043 350 16.7 1.7
2004-05 153.93 18.4 21.61 1.39 0 400 14.3 10.8
2005-06 156.76 19.75 21.28 0.82 0 415 3.8 -1.6
2006-07 160.76 19.26 23.52 1.7 0 425 2.4 10.5
2007-08 163.49 20.6 21.75 - - 625 47.1 -7.5
2008-09 166.69 21 - - - 950 52 -
2009-10 169.99 21.42 - - - -- - -
2010-11 173 21.8 - - - - - -
WP: WHEAT PRODUCTION
Inc.: INCREASE
Prod: PRODUCTION
POP: POPULATION


LIVESTOCK POPULATION
(million numbers)

FISCAL YEAR BUFFALOES CATTLE GOATS SHEEP POULTRY CAMELS ASSES HORSES MULES
2000-01 23.3 22.4 49.1 24.2 292.4 0.8 3.9 0.3 0.2
2001-02 24 22.8 50.9 24.4 330 0.8 3.9 0.3 0.2
2002-03 24.8 23.3 52.8 24.6 346.1 0.8 4.1 0.3 0.2
2003-04 25.5 23.8 54.7 24.7 352.6 0.7 4.1 0.3 0.2
2004-05 26.3 24.2 56.7 24.9 372 0.7 4.2 0.3 0.3
2005-06 27.3 29.6 53.8 26.5 433.8 0.9 4.3 0.3 0.2
2006-07 28.2 30.7 55.2 26.8 477 0.9 4.3 0.3 0.2
2007-08 29 31.8 56.7 27.1 518 1 4.4 0.3 0.2
2008-09 P 29.9 33 58.3 27.4 562 1 4.5 0.4 0.2