The geographic location of the state provides immense opportunities for international trade with South Asian countries. Major industries of the state include agriculture, art and crafts, weaving, cane and bamboo, horticulture, power and mineral-based industry. The state has one of the highest potentials for generating hydro-power in India.
The state is endowed with an evergreen forest cover of over 82%. Rich flora and fauna of the state are characterized by 601 species of orchids and over 500 species of medicinal plants.
Longest international border in North-East India - 1,817 km
Produces all 4 varieties of commercial natural silks
Home to India's largest and world's 2nd largest monastery - Tawang Monastery