Snapshot

Regarded as the textile hub of India

Dadra and Nagar Haveli contributes about 70% to India’s current textile output in value terms.

Dadra and Nagar Haveli has a presence of 4 government and 45 private industrial estates. The territory is home to approximately 3,175 industrial units, of which 2,620 are in the micro/small sector and 590 in medium/large scale sector.

Silvassa, the territory’s capital, is a major industrial hub with a presence of textiles, plastics, FMCG, chemicals and other industries. The city is known for its lush green surroundings and natural beauty with a multitude of tourist spots including the famous Swaminarayan Temple on the banks of river Daman Ganga. 

Located on the foothills of Western Ghats, Dadra and Nagar Haveli is surrounded by Gujarat in the north and east and Maharashtra in the south and west. Around 40% of the territory’s total geographical area is covered with forests. The major river Daman Ganga and its tributaries flowing through the territory, drain into the Arabian Sea at Daman. 

Yarn

India's yarn capital, having 40% share in India's total texturized yarn output

Plastic

Plastic-based industries contribute 28% to the total industrial output of the territory

Per capita income

Highest per capita availability of power amongst all Indian states and UTs

50

Urbanisation Rate

Females/ 1000 Males
774

Female/Male Ratio

Male/Female Ratio

Demographics

The total population of Dadra and Nagar Haveli is over 340,000.

Per capita income (Constant prices) for the territory stood at $4,217 in 2012-13.

Upcoming Projects

Upcoming projects:

  • Smart Cities Mission, for which Silvassa is the city identified in Dadra and Nagar Haveli
  • Open

    Dadra & Nagar Haveli Industrial Poli…

    To develop Daman & Diu into highly preferred industri…

  • Open

    Dadra & Nagar Haveli Investment Prom…

    To further improve conducive industrial climate through v…

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Major Investors