DATA ON PRODUCTION
TIME SERIES DATA ON FOOD PRODUCTION AND IMPORTATION. Data for this study were from secondary sources, an annual time series data from the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) statistical bulletin. The estimation period is from 1980-2017. Testing for stationarity of the variables, the study adopted the Augmented Dickey Fuller test (ADF) procedure and evaluated long run relationship existing between the variables under consideration, the study employed a cointegration technique developed by Johansen and Juselius (1990).