With a Typical Tropical Climate, the Agro-climatic Zone of the State is Highly Suitable

Why Invest in Nagaland

Production

Known as a Large Producer of Pineapple and Banana

Connectivity

Direct Air Connectivity from India’s Capital City (Delhi) to Dimapur

Infrastructure

In Spite of the Hilly Terrain,  the State has 1 Mega Food Park (Sanctioned),  2 Food Parks, a Cold Store and an Abattoir (Sanctioned by MoFPI)  

Source: Department of Agriculture Cooperation & Farmers Welfare, Ministry of Agriculture (2015-16)
Department of Animal Husbandry, Dairying & Fisheries, Ministry of Agriculture (2015-16)

S. No. Category Districts
1. Pineapple Dimapur, Mon, Peren, Wokha, Zunheboto
2. Banana Dimapur, Kohima, Longleng, Mokukchung, Mon, Peren, Phek, Wokha
3. Paddy Dimapur, Kiphire, Longleng, Mokukchung, Mon, Peren, Phek, Tuensang, Wokha, Zunheboto
4. Cashew Dimapur, Longleng, Mokukchung, Mon, Peren, Phek, Tuensang, Wokha, Zunheboto
5. Pulses Kiphire, Longleng, Wokha
6. Citrus Kiphire, Kohima, Mokukchung, Peren, Phek, Tuensang, Wokha, Zunheboto
7. Sugarcane Kiphire, Kohima, Mokukchung, Peren, Phek, Tuensang, Wokha, Zunheboto
8. Passion Fruit Peren, Phek, Wokha
9. Chili Kohima, Mokukchung, Mon, Peren, Tuensang
10. Spices Kohima, Longleng, Mon, Phek, Tuensang, Zunheboto
11. Meat Kohima, Tuensang, Wokho, Zunheboto
12. Oil Seeds Dimapur, Mon, Peren, Wokha, Zunhebotoa

Source: Food Safety and Standards Authority of India – Central and State License

S. No. Category Districts
1. Paddy Processing Dimapur, Kiphir, Kohima, Longleng, Mokukchung, Wokha, Zunheboto
2. Sugarcane Processing Dimapur, Kiphir, Kohima, Longleng, Mokukchung, Wokha, Zunheboto
3. Ginger Kiphir, Zunheboto
4. Soybean Kiphir, Longleng, Zunheboto
5. Ready to eat products Dimapur, Mokukchung
6. Fruits Processing Kohima, Mokukchung
7. Edible Oil Wokha
8. Tea Dimapur, Kiphir
9. Milk Dimapur
10. Meat Kiphir, Dimapur, Kohima

Source: Cold Chains: Ministry of Food Processing Industries (dated 31.08.2017)
Food / Industrial Park: Ministry of Food Processing Industries (Year -2015)

S. No. Industrial Park/Growth Centre Location Owner/ Developer Type Type
Mega Food Park
1. Doys Agri Resource Private Limited Dimapur Multi products 08 08
Special Economic Zone
1. Agro and Food Processing Special Economic Zone (SEZ) Dimapur Multi products 40 40
Abattoir
2. Dimapur Municipal Council Dimapur Meat 0.8 0.8

Key Production Statistics

State Govt Policy Initiative

Policy Incentives Download Policy

North East Industrial and Investment Promotion Policy, 2007

  • Income Tax Exemption of 100 per cent for 10 years from the date of commencement of commercial operations
  • Capital Investment Subsidy of 30 per cent for investment in plant and machinery, without any upper limit of investment
  • Interest subsidy of 3 per cent on working capital loans, for a maximum of 10 years from the date of commencement of production
  • Reimbursement of 100 per cent insurance premium for comprehensive insurance of new industrial units and for old units undertaking significant expansion

State Industrial Policy, 2000 (revised 2004)

  • Capital investment subsidy of 15 per cent on plant and machinery 
  • Transport subsidy of up to 90 per cent for transportation  of raw material and finished products, to and from the nearest rail head up to Siliguri
  • Subsidy of 50 per cent for transportation of raw material and finished product within the North Eastern region
  • Interest subsidy of 3 per centon working capital loans for a period of 10 years
  • Power subsidy of 30 per cent for loads <  2 MW and 25 per cent for loads > 2 MW