Industries in Dehradun
Dehradun is located amidst the magnificent Himalayas and the Shivalik Ranges. Due to its location and climate, Dehradun is considered an attractive destination by many industries, especially Argo-Based Industries. The major industries in Dehradun are Food Processing, Biotechnology, Floriculture, Information Technology and Tourism.
Major Industries Operating in Dehradun
Floriculture and HorticultureThe climate of Dehradun is such that it is ideal for growing flowers throughout the year, which is why Floriculture and Horticulture are two of the biggest industries in Dehradun.
Food Processing IndustryFood Processing Industry is one of the major industries in Dehradun, which is why the government has announced 4 Agri Export Zones (AEZ) in the district for the following areas – Leechis, Horticulture, Herbs, Medicinal Plants and Basmati Rice.
BiotechnologyDehradun is famous for rare and endangered species of plants and animals due to which the Biotechnology Industry in the district is very advanced. This industry effectively contributes in agriculture, environment management, human and animal healthcare and process industries.
Information and Communication TechnologyThe IT Sector in Dehradun also comes in the top industries of the city. To further promote this sector, the government has announced an Information Technology Park in Dehradun.
TourismDue to the rapid development of Dehradun in the past 20 years, the tourism sector in the city has increased tenfold. It is now considered a major industry in Dehradun and steps have been taken to further improve the industry.
As per 2012, there are 13 large-scale industries in Dehradun District, out of which 9 are based in Dehradun city, with an investment of 290 crores, which employ 3589 people. Details of large-scale industries in Dehradun are given below:
List of Large Scale Industries in DehradunM/s Doiwala Sugar Co Ltd
Address: Doiwala, Dehradun 248140
Phone: 0135 2695109
Flex Foods Limited
Address: Lal Tappar Industrial Area, Haridwar Road, Dehradun – 248140
Phone: 135-2499234 / 262
M/s Sara Services & Oilfield Engineers
Address: 7/1 Pritam Road, Dehradun – 248 001
Phone: 91-135 2672395, 2669136
M/s Birla Yamaha Limited
Address: Lal Tappar, P.O. Resham Mazri, Dehradun - 248140
Phone: 42594100, 22026340
M/s Eveready Industries (India) Limited
Address: E-32, Selaqui Industrial Area, Dehradun, Uttarakhand
M/s Videocon Industries Limited
Address: Khasara No-292, Industrial Area, Selaqui, Dehradun, Uttarakhand - 248001
Phone: 0135 266 6673
Address: Camp Road, Selaqui, Dehradun – 248001
Phone: +91-135-2698659, 2699098, 2699174, 2699175
Sharon Bio Medicine Limited
Address: Khasra No 1027, 1028, 103 Central Hope Town, Selaqui, Dehradun - 248001
Phone: 0135 269 9165
Apache Footwear Pvt. Ltd
Address: Central Hope Town, Selaqui Industrial Area, Dehradun - 248197
Apart from above, Dehradun also has 52 medium scale industries with a capital investment of 1398 crores and 77 service industries.