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Tamil Nadu recorded $ 30.5 bn worth of exports in 2018-19, contributing 9.3% to India's net exports.
India's 2nd largest economy
Tamil Nadu, located on the south-eastern coast of India, is a well-known and diversified industrial state of India. The state, a significant contributor to the Indian economy, has witnessed spectacular economic growth for decades. It has become the second largest economic powerhouse in India and has become one of the most sought-after investment destinations due to its strategic location, conducive business environment, state-of-the-art infrastructure, proactive governance and favourable ecosystem.
Installed capacity - Power surplus state
Largest bandwidth amongst states
Tamil Nadu Ranking
Industrial Performance in India
Investment potential in India as per Frost and Sullivan March 2018 report
Number of factories in India
Annual turnout of skilled manpower in India
Number of operational special economic zones in India
NCAER State Investment Potential Index 2018
Economic Development Index 2017 as per Frost and Sullivan Report – March 2018
Healthcare in India
Delivering Good Governance (Public Affairs Index 2018)
Chennai International Airport serves the city of Chennai and its metropolitan area. It is located in Meenambakkam and Tirusulam. The only airport in India to have multimodal forms of transport for connectivity: metro rail, railway and road.
Weekly Flights from and to Tamil Nadu
International Flights Weekly
Domestic Flights Weekly
Busiest in international traffic and cargo capacity
AEROSPACE & DEFENCE
- Investments of approximately INR 3,100 crores have been announced in the Tamil Nadu Defence Corridor
- An established TIDCO Aerospace park with 250 acres (expandable to 500 acres); An Aircraft MRO (Maintenance Repair Overhauling) facility in Krishnagiri and an upcoming MRO facility in Chennai will further catalyze industry growth
- An Advanced Computing & Design Engineering Centre (ACDEC) for Aerospace Industry in TIDCO Aerospace & Defence Park will offer cutting edge technology and state-of-the-art infrastructure to support incubation and innovation in the Aerospace Industry
Aerospace Components Manufacturing Companies
Aerospace Engineers Graduate Every Year
Automobile & Spare Parts
Tamil Nadu is one of the top 10 automobile hub in the world
- Number 1 in tyre manufacturing
- Chennai has an annual installed capacity to produce 1.71M units of vehicles
- 200+ automobile engineering colleges and 800+ electronics engineering colleges in the state
- Major OEM companies like Hyundai Motor Co., BMW, Daimler, Renault-Nissan, Ford Motors, Ashok Leyland, TVS motors & Yamaha Motors, etc. are present here
Motorcycles sold per minute
Scooter sold every 2 minutes
Car sold every 3 minutes
Electronics and Hardware
- Tamil Nadu is one of the major electronics exporting states in the country.
- Computers and its peripheral equipment such as desktops, servers and printers make up the bulk of the electronics output of Tamil Nadu.
- 2 sector specific SEZs for Electronics & Hardware Sector in Kancheepuram district.
Largest Manufacturing Hub
in India Electronic Exports (USD 1.27 billion in FY 2017-18)
Tamil Nadu’s Pride
Ashok Leyland Ltd
2nd Largest Manufacturer of commercial vehicle in India, the 3rd Largest manufacturer of Buses in the world and the 10th largest manufacturers of truck. Headquartered in Chennai and has 4 plants in Tamilnadu out of its total 11 plants located around the world...Read More
A leader in providing integrated automation and software solutions, including process solutions and building solutions. It has a wide product portfolio in environmental and combustion controls, and sensing and control, and also provides engineering services in the field of automation and control....Read More
Daimler India Commercial Vehicles Pvt Ltd
Daimler India Commercial Vehicles Pvt Ltd (DICV) is a subsidiary of the German Daimler AG. DICV’s state-of-the-art manufacturing plant at Oragadam near Chennai spreads over 400 acres including a highly modern test track and is home to the company’s headquarters, R&D and training operations. DICV represents an overall investment of more than INR 3,000 crores in Tamil Nadu...Read More
India Yamaha Motors Ltd
A Leading two wheeler manufacturer has one of its major plants in Chennai. Chennai plant is a first in the Yamaha Motor Group which has a Vendor park in its nearby vicinity....Read More
Hyundai Motors India Limited
Hyundai Motor India Limited (HMIL) is a wholly owned subsidiary of Hyundai Motor Company (HMC) has their fully integrated state-of-the-art manufacturing plant near Chennai, Tamil Nadu. HMIL is the second largest car manufacturer and the number one car exporter since inception in Tamil Nadu, India....Read More
Ford India Pvt Ltd
Ford India has its integrated manufacturing facilities in Chennai, Tamil Nadu. It is headquartered in Chennai, Tamil Nadu. The company, since its entry in Tamil Nadu in 1995, has committed to building a sustainable, profitable business in one of the world's fastest-growing auto markets. Today, Ford India’s integrated manufacturing facility at Maraimalai Nagar, near Chennai, produces its award-winning range of products including the Ford EcoSport and Ford Endeavour....Read More
Chennai is a strategically located with good connectivity , infrastructure and offers a young and skilled / dedicated people. The Industrial park close to Chennai city and is well-developed. It is suitable for plug and play operations to manufacturing companies. The approvals were extremely hassle-free and very quick, which helped us set up plant as planned. Thanks to the Great support from Guidance Bureau and The Government of Tamilnadu.
MD Yamaha Music India
Tamilnadu Government is very proactive in bring Investments to the State, some time it is more than expectation of the Industry, whether getting connected to the prospective Investors or resolving the issues of the existing Industries they are very fast. Let me wish Guidance a great Success.