Odisha is fast emerging as the manufacturing hub of the East in India through its industry-friendly environment and policy framework. With a rich maritime trade history and one of the largest major ports of the country at Paradip, Odisha is the eastern gateway to the ASEAN region.
The State has been a well-known mineral hub of the country. In the recent past, the State has undertaken a series of initiatives to broad-base the industrial development by attracting investments across diversified sectors with significant potential. My Government has launched Odisha Industrial Development Plan: Vision 2025 with focused attention on 5 sectors which aims to attract investments to the tune of Rs. 2.5 lakh crore and generate direct & indirect employment opportunities for 30 lakh people.
On the back of these initiatives, numerous opportunities for investments have opened up for investors across different sectors. This compendium includes key features of investment projects in sectors and areas including industrial parks, textiles, healthcare, logistics, transport, information technology, electronics manufacturing, food processing, urban infrastructure, smart city, chemicals, petrochemicals, plastics, energy, tourism and downstream industries.
Odisha is committed to ensure "investor delight" and welcomes entrepreneurs and investors from across the globe for a mutually rewarding engagement.
Odisha is identified as the top destination for manufacturing investments in India and recognized as Manufacturing Hub of the East.
The State has developed a long term roadmap for industrial development: Vision 2025 identifying 5 focus sectors for attracting investments.
The Government of Odisha has recently promulgated a new pragmatic Industrial Policy with several investor-friendly fiscal and non-fiscal benefits and incentives. Odisha has been recognized as an ‘Aspiring Leader’ by the World Bank in terms of implementation of Ease of Doing Business reforms, ahead of a number of other industrially progressive States in the country. The State is also undertaking numerous first-of-their-kind technological initiatives to reduce physical interface for the investors to the minimum.
Odisha is keen on further expanding the existing industrial base by facilitating investors to set up Private Industrial Estates and has recently released a scheme to promote the same.
This compendium covers the key features of the Scheme as well as provides basic information about select identified locations and their ecosystem suitable for setting up private industrial estates.