ISSN (Print) - 0012-9976 | ISSN (Online) - 2349-8846
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Agriculture in China and India-Output, Input and Prices

Agricultural production in China and India has grown at fairly similar rates between 1952 and 1967. Chinese yields per hectare, however, exceed those of India by a significant margin but this has been true for a long time. In the provision of inputs, (he Chinese performance has been much better than the Indian, Chinese price policy has also been more favourable towards the agricultural sector.

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