First advance estimates peg kharif foodgrain output at 149.9 mln tonnes

The Ministry of Agriculture and Farmers Welfare has released the first advance estimates of production of major kharif crops for 2022-23. The data shows that the country’s foodgrain production is likely to fall by 3.9 per cent to 149.92 million tonnes in the ongoing kharif season as compared to the fourth advance estimate of 156.04 million tonnes for kharif 2021-22 season. Rice production in the current kharif season is expected to decline by around six per cent to 104.99 million tonnes. Output of oilseeds is estimated to contract by 37.4 per cent to 23.57 million tonnes and that of cotton is estimated to rise by 9.6 per cent to 34.19 million bales (of 170 kg each). Sugarcane production is estimated to grow by a handsome 7.7 per cent to 465 million tonnes.

1st Advance Estimates of crop production (million tonnes)
Crops 2022-23
Foodgrains 149.92
  Rice 104.99
  Coarse Cereals 36.56
  Maize 23.10
  Pulses 8.37
  Tur 3.89
Oilseeds 23.57
  Soyabean 12.89
  Groundnut 8.37
Cotton* 34.19
Jute & Mesta 10.09
Sugarcane** 465.05
Note: *million bales of 170 kg each
Note: **million bales of 180 kg each

References
1. https://www.pib.gov.in/PressReleasePage.aspx?PRID=1861223
CMIE STATISTICS
Unemployment Rate (30-DAY MVG. AVG.)
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Consumer Sentiments Index
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Quarterly CapEx Aggregates
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Completed projects 2.86 1.32 1.18 1.33
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Quarterly Financials of Listed Companies
(% change) Dec 21 Mar 22 Jun 22 Sep 22
All listed Companies
 Income 23.4 20.8 40.1 25.1
 Expenses 21.3 19.8 41.4 27.1
 Net profit 35.4 31.3 21.1 -3.0
 PAT margin (%) 9.0 8.8 7.2 7.7
 Count of Cos. 4,756 4,671 4,683 4,494
Non-financial Companies
 Income 29.3 24.8 50.1 27.8
 Expenses 28.8 25.7 52.9 31.5
 Net profit 19.2 9.8 8.3 -22.6
 PAT margin (%) 7.5 7.6 5.7 5.5
 Net fixed assets 2.0 3.9
 Current assets 15.0 19.3
 Current liabilities 11.7 10.8
 Borrowings 3.6 11.8
 Reserves & surplus 11.3 7.6
 Count of Cos. 3,439 3,387 3,414 3,330
Numbers are net of P&E
Updated on: 08 Dec 2022 8:28PM
Annual Financials of All Companies
(% change) FY20 FY21 FY22
All Companies
 Income 0.6 -0.9 25.8
 Expenses 0.4 -3.2 24.7
 Net profit -3.8 75.0 61.6
 PAT margin (%) 2.0 4.3 7.9
 Assets 9.0 9.9 9.9
 Net worth 4.7 12.0 14.2
 RONW (%) 3.4 6.8 11.8
 Count of Cos. 33,421 32,202 9,171
Non-financial Companies
 Income -1.1 -1.9 31.7
 Expenses -0.9 -3.9 31.5
 Net profit -20.4 62.2 60.2
 PAT margin (%) 2.2 3.9 6.9
 Net fixed assets 11.3 2.2 2.3
 Net worth 2.1 10.5 14.8
 RONW (%) 4.6 7.5 13.3
 Debt / Equity (times) 1.2 1.0 0.7
 Interest cover (times) 1.9 2.4 4.3
 Net working capital cycle (days) 82 88 55
 Count of Cos. 26,380 25,257 6,870
Numbers are net of P&E
Updated on: 05 Dec 2022 10:11AM