Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises Department
குறு, சிறு மற்றும் நடுத்தரத் தொழில் நிறுவனங்கள் துறை


One District One Product

Hon’ble Prime Minister of India gave a clarion call on Independence Day, 2019 to transform every district in India into an export hub. The Ministry of Commerce and Industry through Directorate General of Foreign Trade (DGFT) has been engaging with States/UTs to initiate preparation and implementation of a District Export Plan (DEP) specific to each district in every State/UT through an institutional structure at the district level.

Tamil Nadu Govt. has constituted District Export Promotion Committee (DEPC) vide orders dated 23/01/2020 & 16/03/2020 to set up DEPC at the district level for implementation of the District Export Plan, headed by the District Collector with the Office of the Additional DGFT, Chennai as Co- Chairperson along with other district functionaries such as General Manager (DIC), Representative of Lead Bank, Representatives from the Export Promotion Councils and, Govt. Departments etc.

One District One Product (ODOP) as part of the District Export Plan, one product per district was identified and the District Export Promotion Committee will also seek to set up a mechanism to provide continuous facilitation to the industry in dealing with the complexities and concerns in the export procedures.

List of Potential ODOP Products for Exports
Sl.No District Products(ODOP)
1 Ariyalur Cashew Processing
2 Chengalpat Automobile Components
3 Chennai Engineering & Auto Components
4 Coimbatore Motor Pumps
5 Cuddalore Cashewnuts
6 Dharmapuri Readymade Garments
7 Dindigul Coir Pith Blocks
8 Erode Handloom and Powerloom Products
9 Kallakurichi Food Products-Rice
10 Kancheepuram Textile Garments
11 Kanyakumari Cashewnuts
12 Karur Textile Home Made ups
13 Krishnagiri Food Processing-Mango
14 Madurai Readymade garments
15 Mayiladuthurai Rice
16 Nagapattinam Marine foods
17 Namakkal Poultry feeds and Products
18 Perambalur Maize
19 Pudukottai Engineering Products
20 Ramnad Marine foods
21 Ranipet Leather Products
22 Salem Silver Jewelleries
23 Sivagangai Coir products
24 Tenkasi Coir Pith Blocks
25 Thanjavur Agriculture products-Coconut
26 The Nilgris Tea
27 Theni Textile Made-ups
28 Thiruvallur Engineering & Auto Components
29 Thiruvannamalai Edible oil
30 Tiruchi Engineering products
31 Tirupathur Leather Products
32 Thiruvarur Agriculture Products
33 Tuticorin Marine Foods
34 Tirunelveli Readymade Garments
35 Tiruppur Hosiery Garments
36 Vellore Leather Products
37 Villupuram Agriculture Products-Rice
38 Virudhunagar Gauze Cloth