Agri Business and Food Processing

FOOD BOWL OF INDIA

Punjab is the food bowl of the country with a contribution of more than 40% of the central pool of wheat and 26% of rice. Agriculture continues to be a major contributor to the economy with about 21 % of GSDP being contributed by Agriculture and allied sectors against an all India figure of 14%.

The state enjoys high yield for various agriculture produce including wheat, cotton, paddy, citrus, etc, proving high fertility and quality of soil in the state. Punjab has the highest productivity for Lychee, Guava & Mandarin Orange in India.

Punjab has a robust infrastructure in place for Agro & food processing sector by having 40% share of the total warehousing & storage capacity in India.

WHY INVEST IN PUNJAB
Krishi Karman Award for producing more than 10 mt. of food grain on an annual basis - 2013-14  
Top contributing state for wheat & rice in India for 2013-2014  
Tops the country in Orange production  
Highest yield for paddy in India  
Best in the country for area under irrigation, with 98% of net irrigated area  

INVESTMENT OPPORTUNITIES

Integrated Logistics Hub

Commercial Hi-tech dairy farms

Milk processing and value addition

Food processing

Agribiotech & Micro Irrigation Techniques

Cold Storage Infrastructure

Warehouses and Silos

Packaging

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