of aerospace exports from India comes from Karnataka's aerospace industry.


IT firms based out of Karnataka contribute over US$35bn in annual exports.


of India's flower production, 70% of coffee output, 47% of silk production come from Karnataka.


biotech firms, 194 biotech startups out of India's 950 biotech entities are in Karnataka.


of India's total machine tools engineering and production come from Karnataka


R&D centres have made it the knowledge, research, and innovation hub of Asia.

ebiz Karnataka

+91-80-22282392; 22285659; 22286632

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Karnataka has an enduring tradition of tapping technology to trace a steady growth curve across diverse sectors of the economy - earning the enviable tag of being the most technology savvy State. KUM is the investment promotion and facilitation agency of the State Government, works on the model of a Single Window Clearance mechanism.

Invest Karnataka


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Invest Karnataka aims to create a platform for the best minds to meet, exchange ideas and drive forward the state's vision of prosperity for all.

Karnataka Small Scale Industries Association

+91-80-23353250; 2335 8698

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KASSIA is a premier voluntary state level non Government Institution of Small Scale Industrialists.

Bangalore Chamber of Industry & Commerce


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BCIC (earlier known as Greater Mysore Chamber of Industry (GMCI)) is the Apex Chamber of Commerce representing large and medium industries in the State of Karnataka.

Visvesvaraya Trade Promotion Centre


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The State has an illustrious history of having successfully introduced several industrial and technological initiatives.

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Investment Opportunities

Aerospace SEZ

coming up near Bengaluru International Airport, spread over 385 ha of land

Smart Cities Mission

has selected Bengaluru, Mangalore, Belgaum, Shimoga, Hubli-Dharwad, Tumkur, and Davangere

Greenfield airports

coming up at Shimoga, Bijapur, Hassan and Gulbarga through the PPP model

IT Investment Region

over 4,258 ha, near the international airport, expected to bring in US$20b investment

Sea Port

at Tadadi in Uttara Kannada District, at an estimated cost of US$584m to increase trade

CBG Plant

with a production capacity of 10.2 TPD is to be established in the Bagalkot District.

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