Ranked No. 1 in India in Production of Pears, Peaches and Plums

Why Invest in Uttarakhand

Production

Leading Fruit Cultivating State of India- Ranked No. 1 in Production of Pears, Peaches and Plums; Ranked No. 2 in Production of Walnuts and Ranked No. 3 in Apple Cultivation Amongst all Indian States (2015-2016)

Connectivity

Centrally Located, with Proximity to the National Capital Territory (NCT) of Delhi Infrastructure

Infrastructure

Availability of a Robust Infrastructure, Including Two Mega Food Parks, Four Industrial Clusters, Four Agri-Export Zones

S. No. Category Districts
1. Paddy and Wheat Almora, Bageshwar and Chamoli
2. Meat Udham singh nagar, Haridwar, Nanital, Dehradun, Tehri
3. Ragi Pauri Garwal and Almora
4. Tomato Nainital, Udham Singh Nagar, Haridwar, Dehradun
5. Potato Udham Singh Nagar, Almora, Tehri, Pithoragarh, Haridwar
6. Peas Udham Singh Nagar, Tehri, Dehradun, Nainital, Haridwar, Almora
7. Pear Almora, Pithoragarh, Nainital, Tehri, Pauri, Chamoli
8. Peach Nainital, Almora, Pithoragarh, Chamoli
9. Plum Almora, Nainital, Tehri, Pauri
10. Apple Uttarkashi, Almora, Nainital, Dehradun, Chamoli
11. Eggs Udham singh nagar, Dehradun, Nanital, Almora, Haridwar
S. No. Category Districts
1. Dairy products and analogues Haridwar, Dehradun, Pauri Garhwal, Udham singh nagar
2. Fruits and Vegetables Haridwar, Dehradun,Tehri Garhwal, Udham singh nagar, Nanital
3. Prepared food Almora, Champawat, Haridwar, Dehradun, Udham singh nagar, Nanital
4. Spices Almora, Chamoli, Haridwar, Dehradun, Udham singh nagar, Nanital
5. Fats and Oils Haridwar, Dehradun,Tehri Garhwal, Udham singh nagar, Nanital
6. Cereals and cereal products Haridwar, Dehradun, Udham singh nagar, Nanital, Almora
7. Beverages Haridwar, Dehradun, Udham singh nagar, Tehri Garhwal
8. Chips and Namkeen Haridwar, Dehradun, Udham singh nagar, Pauri Garhwal, Nanital
S. No. Food Park Location Area(in acres)
1. Himalayan Mega Food Park Kashipur 50
2. Patanjali Mega Food Park Hardwar 70.15
S. No. Industrial Park/Growth Centre Location Owner/ Developer
1. SIDCUL Park Pantnagar SIDCUL
2. SIDCUL Park Haridwar (Bahadrabad, Roshanabad & Bhagwanpur) SIDCUL
3. SIDCUL Park Dehradun (Selaqui) SIDCUL
4. Growth Centre Kotdwar (Siggaddi) Dept. of Industries
5. Growth Centre Kaleshwar Karnprayag, Chamoli Dept. of Industries
6. Growth Centre Simili Karnprayag, Chamoli Dept. of Industries

Key Production Statistics

State Govt Policy Initiative

Ease of Doing Business

  • Single window system with a provision for online applications and approval for 22 services across all departments with a common sign-in ID
  • Dedicated investment facilitation desk - “Udyog Mitra”
  • Facility for self-certification
  • Online approval of electricity connection, based on submission of only two documents
  • Online application system for stamp duty exemption, priority sector certificate, production certificate and other incentives

Policy Incentives Download Policy

  • Capital investment subsidy of 15 per cent, with a maximum of up to INR 50 lacs for MSME and upto INR 30 lacs for heavy industries
  • Interest subsidy of 7 per cent for 5 years from the date of start of commercial production
  • Up to 30 per cent rebate on SIIDCUL prevailing land rate for large, mega and ultra-mega projects
  • Electricity duty waiver of 100 per cent up to 5 years and 75 per cent for up to 10 years, subject to a maximum of INR 25 lakh per year/ INR 1.25 crore over 5 years
  • Payment of only 20 per cent of the land value at the time of allotment, with a provision to pay the remaining amount in equal annual installments over 7 years, along with interest at the prevailing rate
  • Employment incentives, with subsidy of INR 500 per month for every male employee and INR 700 per month per for every female employee

Key Players