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Economy

               Dhubri district is primarily dependent on agriculture and forest products. Main source of income is paddy with surplus production than its requirment Jute and mustered seed occupy the major share of cash crops. From forest mainly timber and bamboo add to the income though boulder and sand also available. Fish, milk, meat and egg have small contribution to the economy. Land revenue collection is very small in amount whereas excise duty occupies a lion's share of the Govt.exchequre. Devoid of any industrial production the district is considered as a poor district which require more fund for administration, development and welfare works than it actually adds to the state exchequre.
But its rich natural wealth is yet to be explored and put to optimum utilisation which could boost up the economy.
Some important production and earnings are given below :

RICE PRODUCTION : 15,000 Tones (Approx)
FOREST REVENUE : Rs. 40,00000.00 (Approx)
EXCISE REVENUE : Rs. 1,70,80,742.00 (2000-2001)
REVENUE COLLECTION BY SALES TAX DEPARTMENT : 10,13,36,902 (2000-2001)