One of the Largest Producers of Seasonal Vegetables (Capsicum, Tomato, Peas, Cabbage, Cucumber) and Exotic Fruits (Japani Phal , Kiwi , Persimmon) in India

Why Invest in Himachal Pradesh

Production

Four Agro-climatic Conditions Favouring Cultivation of a Multitude of Crops, Vegetables and Fruits throughout the Year

Connectivity

Presence of 3 Airports in the State - direct Connectivity to Prominent Cities including New Delhi

Infrastructure

Enabling Infrastructure with Uninterrupted Water Supply, Strong Hydropower Base and Lowest Power Tariff in the Country

S. No. Category Districts
1. Coarse Cereals Bilaspur, Chamba, Hamirpur, Kangra, Kinnaur, Kullu, Lahaul & Spiti, Mandi, Shimla, Sirmaur
2. Wheat Bilaspur, Chamba Hamirpur, Kangra, Kinnaur, Kullu, Lahaul & Spiti, Mandi, Shimla, Sirmaur, Solan, Una
3. Rice Bilaspur, Chamba, Hamirpur, Kangra, Kinnaur, Kullu, Lahaul & Spiti, Mandi, Shimla, Sirmaur, Solan, Una
4. Maize Bilaspur, Chamba, Hamirpur, Kangra, Kinnaur, Kullu, Lahaul & Spiti, Mandi, Shimla, Sirmaur, Solan
5. Tomato Solan, Sirmaur, Bilaspur, Kullu, Mandi, Shimla, Kangra, Chamba, Hamirpur, Una, Kinnaur, Lahaul & Spiti
6. Peas Green Murshidabad, Nadia
7. Potato Shimla, Mandi, Sirmaur, Kangra, Kullu, Una, Chamba, Lahaul & Spiti, Kinnaur
8. Cabbage Shimla, Mandi, Kangra, Kullu, Sirmaur, Chamba, Solan, Kinanur, Una, Bilaspur, Lahaul & Spiti
9. Apple Shimla, Kullu, Kinnaur, Mandi, Chamba, Kangra
10. Mango Chamba, Kangra, Kullu, Mandi, Shimla
11. Pear Kullu, Shimla, Kangra, Mandi, Chamba, Kinanur
12. Plum Kullu, Mandi, Kangra, Shimla, Chamba, Kinnaur
13. Eggs Kangra, Bilaspur, Solan, Chamba, Shimla, Mandi
14. Milk Kangra, Mandi, Shimla, Solan, Una, Hamirpur
15. Meat Kangra, Shimla, Mandi, Kullu, Una
S. No. Category Districts
1. Dairy products and analogues Shimla, Mandi, Bilaspur, Kullu, Kangra, Solan, Hamirpur, Una, Sirmaur
2. Spices Mandi, Bilaspur, Shimla
3. Prepared Foods Kangra, Mandi, Hamirpur
4. Cereals and cereal products Solan, Hamirpur, Kangra, Kullu, Kangra
5. Ready to eat Hamirpur, Solan, Kangra
6. Pickle, Jam Squash Solan, Kangra, Una
S. No. Food Park Location Area (in acres)
1. Cremica Food Park Pvt. Ltd. Una district, HP 50.60

Key Production Statistics

State Govt Policy Initiative

Ease of Doing Business

  • Single window clearance for setting up business in the State
  • Simplified registration for industries to avail incentives
  • Easy online information access for investors
  • Number of days required to obtain land has been significantly reduced with clear timelines for communication on availability of land
  • Pre-defined timelines for issuing trade licenses

Policy Incentives Download Policy

  • Interest subvention of 7 percent p.a for 7 years ( maximum of INR 25 lacs)
  • Electricity Duty : 33.33% - 75% grant in aid under various schemes of mission
  • Interest subsidy of 5 percent p.a on term loan ( up to INR 2 lacs)
  • Priority to 100 percent export oriented units ( EOUs) for sanction of power connection
  • Waiver of land conversion fee
  • Remittance of 50 per cent stamp duty on instruments of conveyance deed and lease deed in favour of new industrial enterprises to be set up in the State
  • Incentives to support innovation projects, incubators, new industries/start-ups
  • Special Category Entrepreneurs such as entrepreneurs belonging to the Scheduled Castes, Schedule Tribes, Women, Ex-servicemen, Physically Handicapped persons, BPL family category are entitled to additional concessions/ facilities in the form of investment subsidy and subsidy on rate of interest

Key Players