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60 Agri Export Zones Set up

The Government has setup several Agri Export Zones in different parts of the country. The details of 60 AEZs set-up in different part of the country state -wise and location-wise are as follow.  All the 60 AEZs notified by DGFT have completed their span of five years. Annexure I

Annexure I 

State-wise and location wise details of agri export zones 

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State

AEZ Project

State and Districts
1

Assam (1)

Fresh & Processed Ginger Assam (Kamrup, Nalbari, Barpeta, Darrang,Nagaon, Morigaon, Karbi Anglong and North Cachardistricts)
2 Andhra Pradesh (5) Mango Pulp &

Fresh Veg.

Andhra Pradesh (Chittoor District)
3   Mango and Grapes Andhra Pradesh (Districts of Ranga Reddy, Medak& parts Mahabob nagar districts)
4   Mango Andhra Pradesh (Krishna District)
5   Gherkins Andhra Pradesh (Districts of Mahboobnagar,Rangareddy, Karimnagar, Warangal, MedakAnanthapur and Nalgonda)
6   Chilli Guntur
7

Bihar (1)

Lychee, Vegetables & Honey Bihar (Muzaffar-pur, Samastipur, Hajipur, Vaishali, East and West Champaran, Bhagalpur, Begulsarai,Khagaria, Sitamarhi, Saran and Gopalganj)
8

Gujarat (3)

Mango and Vegetables Gujarat (Districts of Ahmedabad, Khadia, Anand,Vadodra, Surat, Navsari, Valsad, Bharuch and Narmada)
9   Value Added Onion Gujarat (Districts of Bhavnagar, Surendranagar,Amreli, Rajkot, Junagadh and Jamnagar Districts)
10   Sesame Seeds Amerali, Bhav-nagar, Surendra-nagar, Rajkot, Jamnagar
11

Himachal Pradesh (1)

  Apples Himachal Pradesh (Shimla, Sirmour, Kullu, Mandi,Chamba and Kinnaur)
12 Karnataka (4) Gherkins Karnataka (Tumkur, Bangalore Urban, Bangalore Rural, Hassan, Kolar, Chitradurga, Dharwad andBagalkot)
 13   Rose Onion Karnataka (Bangalore Urban

Bangalore (Rural), Kolar

14   Flowers Karnataka (Bangalore(Urban)

Bangalore(Rural), Kolar, Tumkur, Kodagu and Belgaum

15   Vanilla Karnataka (Districts of Dakshin Kannada,Uttara Kannada, Udupi, Shimoga, Kodagu,Chickamagalur)
16

Jammu & Kashmir (2)

Apple Jammu and Kashmir (Districts of Srinagar,Baramula, Anantnag, Kupwara, Badgaum andPulwama)
17   Walnuts Jammu & Kashmir Region- Baramulla, Anantnag,Pulwama, Budgam, Kupwara and Srinagar) (Jammu Region

– Doda, Poonch, Udhampur, Rajouri and Kathua)

18 Jharkhand (1) Vegetables Jharkhand (Ranchi, Hazaribagh and Lohardaga)
19

Kerala (2)

 

Horticulture Products Kerala (Districts of Thrissur, Kollam, Ernakulam,Kottayaam, Alapp-uzha, Pathanum-thitta, Thiruvantha-puram, Idukki and Palakkod)
20   Medicinal Plant Wayanad, Mallapuram, Palakkad, Thrissur,Ernakulam, Idukki, Kollam, Pathana-mittha,Thiruva-nanthapuram
21

Madhya Pradesh (5)

Potatoes

Onion Garlic

Madhya Pradesh (Malwa, Ujjain, Indore, Dewas,Dhar, Shajajpur, Ratlam, Neemuch and Mandsaur)
22   Seed Spices Madhya Pradesh (Districts of Guna, Mandsaur, Ujjain, Rajgarh, Ratlam, Shajapur and Neemuch)
23   Wheat (Duram) Madhya Pradesh

(Three distinct and contiguous zones :-

Ujjain Zone comprising of Neemach, Ratlam,Mandsaur and Ujjain

Indore Zone comprising of Indore, Dhar,Shajapur and Dewas

Bhopal Division, comprising of Sehore, Vidisha,Raisen, Hoshangabad, Harda, Narsinghpur and Bhopal

24   Lentil and Grams Shivpuri, Guna, Vidisha, Raisen,Narsinghpura, Chhindwara
25   Oranges Chhindwara.Hoshangabad. Betul
26 Maharashtra (8) Grape andgrapewine Maharashtra (Nasik, Sanghli, Pune, Satara,Ahmednagar and Sholapur)
27   Mango

(Alphonso)

Maharashtra (Districts of Ratnagiri, Sindhudurg,Raigarh and Thane)
28   Kesar Mango Maharashtra (Districts of Aurangabad, Beed, Jalna,Ahmednagar and Latur)
29   Flowers Maharashtra (Pune, Nasik, Kolhapur and Sangli)
30   Onions Maharashtra (Districts of Nasik, Ahmednagar, PuneSatara, Jalgaon and Solapur)
31   Pomegranate Districts of Solapur, Sangli, Ahmednagar, PuneNasik, Latur, Osmanabad.
32   Banana Jalgaon, Dhule, Nandurbar, Buldhana,Wardha, Parbhani, Hindoli, Nanded.
33   Oranges Nagpur and Amraoti
34

Orissa (1)

Ginger and Turmeric Orissa (Kandhamal District)
35

Punjab (3)

Vegetables Punjab (Fatehgarh Sahib, Patiala, Sangrur, Roparand Ludhiana)
36   Potatoes Punjab (Singhpura Zirakpur (Patiala) Rampura Phul, Muktsar, Ludhiana, Jullunder
37   Basmati Rice Punjab (Districts of Gurdaspur, Amritsar, Kapur-thala, Jalandhar, Hoshiarpur and Nawanshahar)
38 Rajasthan (2) Coriander Kota, Bundi, Baran, Jhalawar & Chittoor
39   Cumin Nagaur, Barmer, Jalore, Pali and Jodhpur
40

Sikkim (2)

Flowers

(Orchids) & Cherry Pepper

Sikkim (East Sikkim)
41   Ginger Sikkim (North, East, South & West Sikkim)
42

Tripura (1)

Organic pineapple Tripura (Kumarghat, Manu, Melaghar, Matabariand Kakraban Blocks
43

Tamil Nadu (4)

Flower Tamil Nadu (Dharmapuri)
44   Flowers Tamil Nadu (Nilgiri District)
45   Mangoes Tamil Nadu (Districts of Madurai, Theni, Dindigul,Virudhunagar and Tirunelveli)
46  
Cashewnut
Cuddalore, Thanjavur, Pudukottai andSivaganga
47 Uttar Pradesh (4) Potatoes Uttar Pradesh (Agra, Hathras, Farrukhabad,Kannoj, Meerut, Baghpat and Aligarh
48   Mangoes and Vegetables Uttar Pradesh (Lucknow, Unnao, Hardo, Sitapurand barabanki)
49   Mangoes Uttar Pradesh (Saharanpur, Muzzfarnagar, Bijnaur, Meerut, Bhagpat and Bulandshahar)
50   Basmati Rice Uttar Pradesh (Districts of Bareilly, Shahajahanpur,Pilibhit, Rampur, Badaun, Bijnor, Moradabad, J BPhulenagar, Saharanpur, Mujjafarnagar, Meerut,Bulandshahar, Ghaziabad)
51 Uttaranchal (4) Lychee Uttaranchal

(Udhamsingh Nagar, Dehradun and Nainital )

52   Flowers Uttaranchal

(Districts of Dehradun and Pantnagar) 

53   Basmati Rice Uttaranchal (Districts of Udham Singh Nagar,Nainital, Dehradun and Haridwar)
54   Medicinal &Aromati Plants Uttaranchal (Districts of Uttarkashi, Chamoli,Pithoragarh, Dehradun and Nainital). 
55

West Bengal (6)

Lychee West Bengal (Districts of Murshidabad Malda, 24Pargana (N) and 24 Pargana(s)
56   Potatoes West Bengal (Districts of Hoogly, Burdwan,Midnapore (W) Uday Narayanpur and Howrah)
57   Mango W. Bengal (Malda and Murshidabad)
58   Vegetables W Bengal (Nadia, Murshidabad) and North 24Parganas
59   Darjeeling Tea West Bengal (Darjeeling)
60   Pineapple West Bengal (Darjeeling, Uttar Dinajpur, Cooch Behar and Jalpaiguri)

A peer evaluation of the existing AEZs was carried out in 2005 to assess the performance of AEZs. On the basis of the recommendations of the Peer Group in 2005, it was decided not to consider notification of new AEZs unless there were strong compelling reasons.

The information was given by the Minister of State in the Ministry of Commerce and Industry Dr. D.Purandeswari in a written reply in the Lok Sabha.

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