India's potato output to hit near record level at 47 mn tonnes
Tuesday, April 18, 2017, 5:48 PM
The country's potato production is estimated to be around 47 million tonnes this year, just behind the all-time high witnessed in 2014. The output stood at 43.4 million tonnes in 2015-16 crop year (July-June), while the last record was 48 million tonnes achieved in 2014-15. Potato output would be around 47 million tonnes this year," National Horticulture Board Managing Director A K Singh told.