Sector Overview

  • (DIC)

    Defence Industrial Corridor Announced by GoI in Bundelkhand region

  • Rs 50,000 Cr

    Investment & 2.5 lakh jobs expected

  • Largest

    SME base suitable for Defence Industry

  • 5000 hectares

    of developed land for Defence Industrial Corridor

  • 9 Cities viz.

    Chitrakoot, Jhansi, Kanpur, Lucknow, Agra, Aligarh, Ghaziabad, Meerut, GBNagar benefitted by
    UP DIC

Key Enablers

  • Liberal Govt Schemes including relaxed offset limits under GoI’s revised Make
    II procedures, Defence Procurement & Production policy
  • 100% FDI is allowed in Defence industry (74% through automatic route and
    thereafter through Government route)
  • Enabling schemes PM SAMPADA Yojana, Mega Food parks, Cold Chain, Agro
    Processing Cluster, Expansion of Food Processing/ Preservation Capacities and FSQA infra
  • 7 Ordnance factories
    4 HAL units
    Small Arms/ Field gun Factory
  • R & D ecosystem R&D base with DRDO, ASERDC HAL, IIT-Kanpur Aerospace
    division, IIT BHU and other Forensic labs

Key Policy Support

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    Grants for

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    Technology Transfer

Key Players

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