The major crops of the state include rice, maize, tea, soybean, ginger, orange, pears, potato and tomato. It is the top producer and exporter of large cardamoms in the country. Sikkim has also done well on the sanitation front and is World’s first fully organic state.
Sikkim enjoys a strategic locational advantage, sharing its boundary with Bhutan, China and Nepal. Teesta and Rangeet are the two major rivers flowing through the state with nearly a hundred tributaries. The potential entrepreneurs can explore many profitable business opportunities in Sikkim as the state is home to 315 glacier lakes and the world's third-highest mountain peak Mount Kanchenjunga, attracting many tourists from across the globe.
Largest producer of large cardamom in India
Highest per capita income amongst North-Eastern states
Home to 315 glacier lakes and world's 3rd highest mountain peak Mt. Kanchenjunga