FOOD & AGRICULTURE

S.M. ABBAS ZAIDI, S.KAMAL HAYDER KAZMI,
Research Analyst
, PAGE
Mar
1 - 7, 2010

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
P : Provisional

PRODUCTION OF IMPORTANT FRUIT
(000 tonnes)

FISCAL YEAR CITRUS MANGO APPLE BANANA APR. ALM. GR. GUAVA EXPORT
(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
Alm: Almond, Apr: Apricot, Gr: Grapes

PRODUCTION OF MAJOR CROPS
(000 Tons)

YEAR COTTON (000 BALES) SUGARCANE RICE MAIZE WHEAT
2003-04 10048 53419 4848 1897 19500
. (-1.6) (2.6) (8.3) (9.2) (1.6)
2004-05 14265 47244 5025 2797 21612
. (42.0) (-11.6) (3.6) (47.4) (10.8)
2005-06 13019 44666 5547 3110 21277
. (-8.7) (-5.5) (10.4) (11.2) (-1.6)
2006-07 12856 54742 5438 3088 23295
. (-1.2) (22.6) (-2.0) (-0.7) (9.5)
2007-08 11655 63920 5563 3605 20959
. (-9.3) (16.8) (2.3) (16.7) (-10.0)
2008-09 11819 50045 6952 4036 23421
. (1.4) (-21.7) (24.9) (11.9) (11.7)

LAND UTILIZATION IN PAKISTAN
(Million hectares)

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CULTIVATED AREA

.
FISCAL
YEAR
TOTAL
AREA
RA FA NAC CW CF NAS TAC (7+8) ASM (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
2007-08 P 79.61 57.25 4.2 22.7 8.32 6.44 15.59 22.03 7.92 23.51
REP: REPORTED AREA, FA: FOREST AREA, NAC: NOT AVAIL ABLE FOR CULTIVATION, CW: CULTURABLE WASTE, CF: CURRENT FALLOW, TAC: TOTAL AREA CULTIVATED, ASM: AREA SOWN MORE THAN ONCE, TCA: TOTAL CROPPED AREA, NAS: NET AREA SOWN,

MILK AND MEAT PRODUCTION

SPECIES UNITS 2006-07 2007-08 2008-09
Milk (Gross Production) 000 tons 40,872 42,191 43,562
Cow " 13,913 14,437 14,982
Buffalo " 25,465 26,231 27,028
Sheep " 35 35 36
Goat " 682 700 719
Camel " 777 787 798
Milk (human consumption) 000 tons 32,996 34,064 35,160
Cow " 11,130 11,550 11,985
Buffalo " 20,372 20,991 21,622
Sheep " 35 35 36
Goat " 682 700 719
Camel " 777 787 798
Meat 000 tons 2,618 2,727 2,515
Beef " 1,498 1,549 1,601
Mutton " 566 578 590
Poultry meat " 554 601 652

ACTUAL SURFACE WATER AVAILABILITY (Million Acre Feet)

PERIOD KHARIF RABI TOTAL %AGE INCR/DECR.
OVER THE AVG.
Average system usage 67.1 36.4 103.5 -
2002-03 62.8 25.0 87.8 - 15.2
2003-04 65.9 31.5 97.4 - 5.9
2004-05 59.1 23.1 82.2 - 20.6
2005-06 70.8 30.1 100.9 - 2.5
2006-07 63.1 31.2 94.3 - 8.9
2007-08 70.8 27.9 98.7 - 4.6
2008-09 (P) 66.9 24.9 91.8 -11.3

NATURAL GAS SALE PRICE IN FERTILIZER FACTORIES
(Rs. per MMBTU)

FACTORIES FEEDSTOCK ELECTRICITY/ STEAM
Pak-American Fertilizer Company Ltd. 102.01 382.37
Dawood Hercules Chemicals Ltd. 102.01 382.37
Pak-Arab Fertilizer Ltd, Multan. 102.01 382.37
Pak-China Fertilizer Ltd, Haripur. 102.01 382.37
Hazara Phosphate Fertilizer Plant Ltd, Haripur. 102.01 382.37
ENGRO Fertilizer Company Ltd. 56.70 382.37
Fauji Fertilizer Bin Qasim Ltd. 102.01 / 56.70 382.37

CORE INFLATION OF CPI

MONTHS

TRIMMED CORE INFLATION (%) NON-FOOD & NON-ENERGY CORE INFLATION (%)
2008-09 2009-10 2008-09 2009-10
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
Nov 21.3 10.5 18.9 10.6
Dec 21.6 10.4 18.8 10.7