Largest Tea Producing State in India, Accounting for over Half the Total Tea Production of the Country

Why Invest in Assam

Production

Conducive Soil, Topography, Rainfall and Climate Suitable for Agricultural Activity, Mainly for Paddy 

Connectivity

Strategically Located; is a Gateway to the North Eastern Region of the Country  

Infrastructure

Availability of Robust Infrastructure Including North East Mega Food Park and Integrated Infrastructure Development Centres

S. No. Category Districts
1. Banana Sonitpur, Nagaon, Golaghat, Barpeta, Cachar
2. Radish Sonitpur, Nagaon, Lakhimpur
3. Brinjal Lakhimpur, Nagaon, Barpeta
4. Cabbage Nagaon, Barpeta, Dhubri, Lakhimpur
5. Potato Kokrajhar, Barpeta, Sonitpur, Nagaon
6. Banana Sonitpur, Golaghat, Goalpara
7. Eggs Sibsagar, Sonitpur, Karbi Anaglong, Nagaon, Barpeta
8. Meat Karbi Anglong, Sonitpur, Kamrup, Nagaon, Dibrugarh
9. Mango Golaghat, Lakhimpur, Sivasagar, Kamrup, Marigaon
10. Pineapple Karbi Anglong, Dima Hasao, Kamrup
11. Papaya Goalpara, Barpeta, Sonitpur, Karbi Anglong, Nagaon, Dima Hasao
12. Litchi Sonitpur, Goalpara, Nalbari, Nagaon
13. Tomato Dhubri, Nagaon, Cachar
14. Garlic Dhubri, Kamrup, Barpeta
15. Milk Sonitpur, Barpeta, Nagaon, Kamrup, Cachar
16. Turmeric Barpeta, Nagaon, Golaghat
S. No. Category Districts
1. Cane and Bamboo Manikpur,Bongaigaon; Jarabari, Morigaon; Dubapara,Goalpara; Silchar, Cachar; Khurjha, Barpeta; Bhadra, Nalbari
2. Ready to eat foods Nagaon, Kamrup metropolitan district, Tinsukia
3. Rice Mills Nagaon, Sonitpur, Dibrugarh
4. Flour milling Nagaon, Tinsukia, Cachar
5. Fruits & vegetables processing Kamrup metropolitan district, Dibrugarh, Jorhat
6. Bakery, biscuits and cakes Nagaon, Kamrup metropolitan district, Cachar
7. Spices processing Kamrup metropolitan district, Cachar, Dibrugarh
7. Jute Digheli, Nalbari; Dolonghat, Nagaon; Hathila Pahar, Kamrup; Kakodonga, Golaghat
S. No. Food Park Location Area (in acres)
1. North East Mega Food Park Nalbari 58.41

Key Production Statistics

State Govt Policy Initiative

Ease of Doing Business

  • Dedicated web portal for investors to submit investment proposals and track clearance status  
  • Provision of self-certification(required during application for setting up business)
  • Provision of deemed approval/clearance after a defined time period lapses 

Policy Incentives Download Policy

  • 30 per cent subsidy to new micro units on land cost, plant & machinery, installation & internal electrification (upto INR 10 lacs)
  • 50 per cent exemption on luxury tax
  • Quality certification subsidy - 75 per cent subsidy on fee payable for BIS/ISO/FPO/AGMARK certifications 
  • Interest rate subsidy - 10 per cent for micro enterprises and 7 per cent for small/medium enterprises

Key Players