Arunachal Pradesh

Arunachal Pradesh


Arunachal Pradesh district map

Arunachal Pradesh – At a glance

Area: 83,743 km2
Population: 1,382,611 (2011 Census)
Major Tribes: 20
International Border: 1628 kms
Capital:  Shillong
Situated 350 above MSL. Naharlagun and Pasighat are the other key cities in the state


Economy: Predominantly an agrarian economy

Important industries:  Bamboo, agriculture and allied industries, forest products, horticulture, fruit orchards, rice mills, fruit preservation units and handloom handicrafts.
GDP: 9,357 (Rupees in crores)
Major Towns: Itanagar, Naharlagun, Tawang, Bomdila, Rupa, Bhalukpong, Seppa, Ziro, Daporijo, Along, Pasighat, Yingkiong, Roing, Tezu, Namsai, Khonsa
Important Minerals: Dolomite, Graphite, Coal, Quartzite, Limestone, Crude Oil,  Natural Gas, Yello Ochre, Marble


  • Conducive Agro Climatic conditions
  • Abundant Natural resources
  • Highly developed handicraft skills
  • Ecological diversity
  • Proximity to China and South East Asian markets

Export prospects of Arunachal Pradesh:

SHEFEXIL’s portfolio of NTFP’s consist of the following items, which are found in Arunachal Pradesh:

• Medicinal Plants & Extracts
• Cane
• Bamboo

For more information, please contact Shefexil.