Dispur

95%

of global Muga silk production

US$ 41.35 million

allocated by the government for the Handloom Textiles and Sericulture Department

US$ 304 million

loan agreement between India and the Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank (AIIB) for the Assam Intra-State Transmission System Enhancement Project

51.77 million kgs

production of tea in the State between January 2021 and April 2021

+50%

of India's total annual tea production comes from the state.

72.2%

Literacy rate

Assam Chamber of Commerce

+91-99-5405-0685

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It is an association of traders, businessman, professionals and social workers of Assam.

Assam Tea Planters' Association

+91-376-237-1487

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Regulates and promotes growth of the tea industry in the state

Assam Industrial Development Corporation

+91-361-2201215

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Promotes and operates schemes for industrial development of Assam.

Advantage Assam

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Provides the current industrial scenario and investment opportunities in the state.

Assam Govt COVID-19 Advisory

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key investors

Investment Opportunities

Inland Waterways

The Government of India, the State Government of Assam, and the World Bank have signed a US$88mn loan agreement to help modernise the passenger ferry sector

North East Gas Grid

The Government of India has budgeted US$780 million for the North East Gas Grid project for the eight northeastern states.

Assam Gas Cracker Project

North-East India's biggest industrial project at a cost of US$1.4b

Urban Mobility

Mass Rapid Transit System to ease traffic congestion in Guwahati

CIDF

Six infra projects planned under City Infrastructure Development Fund

Smart Cities Mission

has identified Guwahati in Assam for urban development programme

India's first multi-modal Logistics Park

worth US$9.38bn through the Bharatmala Pariyojana initiative is being developed.

State Attractions

ENABLING ENVIRONMENT

India has a well-oiled enterprise promoting machinery that is backed by strong legislative, judiciary, executive, and capital establishments

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