District Export Action Plans under ODOP prepared in 557 districts; Adopted by District Export Promotion Committees (DEPC) in 218 districts

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District Export Action Plans under ODOP prepared in 557 districts; Adopted by District Export Promotion Committees (DEPC) in 218 districts

Ministry of Commerce & Industry District Export Action Plans under ODOP prepared in 557 districts; Adopted by District Export Promotion Com

Ministry of Commerce & Industry

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District Export Action Plans under ODOP prepared in 557 districts; Adopted by District Export Promotion Committees (DEPC) in 218 districts

Posted On: 22 JUL 2022 6:10PM by PIB Delhi

The Central Government has initiated the One District One Product (ODOP) in different States/UTs of the country. ODOP is seen as a transformational step towards realizing the true potential of a district, fueling economic growth, generating employment and rural entrepreneurship, taking us to the goal of Aatmanirbhar Bharat. ODOP initiative is operationally merged with ‘Districts as Export Hub (DEH)’ initiative of the DGFT, Department of Commerce, with the Department for Promotion of Industry and Internal Trade (DPIIT) as a major stakeholder.

The ODOP Initiative is aimed at fostering balanced regional development across all districts of the country enabling holistic socio-economic growth across all regions. The objective is to convert each District of the country into a Manufacturing and Export Hub by identifying products with export potential in the district. Institutional mechanism under Districts as Export Hubs in the form of State Export Promotion Committees (SEPCs) and District Export Promotion Committees (DEPCs) have been constituted in about 36 States/UTs to provide support for export promotion and address the bottlenecks for export growth in the districts.

District Export Plans are prepared and implemented through an institutional structure at the district level. These plans address challenges for exports of such identified products/services, improving supply chains, market accessibility and handholding for increasing exports etc. So far, in about 557 districts, export plans have been prepared and in about 218 have been adopted by DEPCs as per list Annexed

The Department engages with State and Central Government agencies to promote the initiative of ODOP, which is an on-going process.

                                                 ANNEXURE

District Export Action Plans Formally Notified by DEPCs/Districts under the RAs Jurisdiction

As on June 9th, 2022

S. No.

States/UTs

Draft Action Plans Notified

1)

Andhra Pradesh

13

2)

Arunachal Pradesh

4

3)

Assam

4

4)

Bihar

34

5)

Chhattisgarh

6)

Goa

1

7)

Gujarat

19

8)

Haryana

1

9)

Himachal Pradesh

10)

Jharkhand

6

11)

Karnataka

6

12)

Kerala

13)

Madhya Pradesh

14)

Maharashtra

15)

Manipur

1

16)

Meghalaya

1

17)

Mizoram

1

18)

Nagaland

1

19)

Odisha

26

20)

Punjab

22

21)

Rajasthan

32

22)

Sikkim

1

23)

Tamil Nadu

20

24)

Telangana

25)

Tripura

5

26)

Uttar Pradesh

2

27)

Uttarakhand

5

28)

West Bengal

8

29)

Andaman & Nicobar Islands

1

30)

Chandigarh

31)

Dadra and Nagar Haveli and Daman and Diu

32)

Delhi

33)

Jammu and Kashmir

34)

Ladakh

35)

Lakshadweep

36)

Puducherry

4

                  Total

218

This information was given by the Minister of State in the Ministry of Commerce and Industry, Shri Som Parkash, in a written reply in the Rajya Sabha today.

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