Scheme for Spices Processing in North Eastern Region for farmers,spice growers, NGOs


Ministry

Ministry of commerce & industry

Description

This scheme was introduced to provide financial assistance to spice growers’ cooperatives, farmers’ associations, NGOs representing spices growers and individual entrepreneurs in the North-Eastern and hill states to establish primary processing facilities for spices for organised marketing of produce in domestic and international markets with possible value addition. Under this scheme, all types of primary processing facilities, which do not require very high investments, envisaged to ensure dispersed and relatively low to middle-level value addition, particularly to avoid distress sale and large-scale wastage of locally grown spices will be supported.

Sponsored By

Central Government of India

Objective

To establish primary processing facilities for organised marketing

Eligibility

Spices growers’ co-operatives, farmers’ associations, NGOs representing spice growers and individual entrepreneurs in the North- Eastern and hill states are eligible to avail the benefits under this scheme.

Beneficiaries

Farmers

Benefits

Grant-in-aid is provided to the tune of 33% of cost of all types of primary processing facilities subject to a maximum of Rs.25 lakh during plan period per beneficiary. In respect of farmers’ groups, the assistance will be up to 50% of cost of primary processing facilities subject to a maximum of Rs.35 lakh per beneficiary.

How To Apply

A Udyami Helpline: Dial 1800-180-6763 [Toll Free Number] for queries relating to this Schemes.

Eligible applicants may apply to the Board directly.

Status

Active

Sector

Commerce & Industry



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