scorecardresearchHeatwave threatens India's wheat production, export plans: Report

Heatwave threatens India's wheat production, export plans: Report

Updated: 04 May 2022, 09:14 AM IST
TL;DR.
An extreme heatwave is likely to hit India's wheat output in 2022 after five consecutive years of record harvests. India recorded its warmest March in 122 years, with the maximum temperature across the country rising to 33.1 degrees Celsius.
India's wheat exports crossed 7 million tonnes in 2021-22 as against 2.15 million tonnes in 2020-21, according to the official data.

India's wheat exports crossed 7 million tonnes in 2021-22 as against 2.15 million tonnes in 2020-21, according to the official data.