Agricultural Outlook and Situation Analysis Reports: Fifth Medium-term Agricultural Outlook Report

The report provides a comparison of the latest medium-term projections for wheat, rice, coarse grains, oilseeds, vegetable oils and sugar made by five international institutions (OECD/FAO, USDA, FAPRI, and IGC) on the supply and demand conditions globally and for India. A standalone model for Indian agricultural markets, using the OECD/FAO developed COSIMO model and an econometric model developed by NCAER have been used for medium-term projections. Realising the importance of the livestock sector in providing nutrition, better returns to farmers and as a means for diversification of Indian agriculture, a chapter on status and prospects of livestock sector is also covered in this report. 



Rajesh Chadha,  Ayyapasore Govindan,  Laxmi JoshiCharu Jain,  Anusha Avyukt,  Tarujyoti Buragohain,  Sameer Kumar Mondal
Jul 2016

Agriculture