State Snapshots

  • Presence of over 90 established industrial estates
  • Contributes 28% to India's plastic production
  • 80% of India's polyester yarn is produced here
  • Annual tourist arrivals of 1.5 million

Key Industries

  • Polyester and cotton yarn
  • Plasticizers
  • Paper
  • Pharmaceuticals
  • Petroleum byproducts
  • Plastics
  • Electrical conductors
  • Marble tiles

The Dadra and Nagar Haveli and Daman and Diu Union Territory consists of three districts, namely Dadra and Nagar Haveli, Daman and Diu.

Dadra and Nagar Haveli is made up of two regions- Nagar Haveli which is located between the states of Gujarat and Maharashtra, and Dadra is located within Gujarat. Daman is on the mainland near the southern portion of Gujarat and Diu is an island near Junagarh district in Gujarat.

Major industries present in the region are polyester and cotton yarn, plasticizers, paper petroleum byproducts, pharmaceuticals, plastics, electrical conductors and marble tiles.