Currently, the State warehousing corporation has 91 warehouses in 31 districts with total capacity of 10.55 lakh tonnes and utilization levels of 83% (as on May 2016). Of these, 14 warehousing centres are in Udaipur Division with a total capacity of 1.6 Lakh MT. There is investment potential in areas of:
- Agri Produce Procurement Centers
- Warehouse/ Mandi Automation solutions
- Packaging Facilities, Cold Storage and Warehousing
- Warehouse Receipt Financing
There is investment opportunity in efficient irrigation techniques:
- Drip Irrigation
- Pressure Irrigation
- Recycling of Waste Water
- Investments in Renewable Energy Sources for Irrigation
There is significant potential for agri-processing in the State. The Udaipur division is leading producer of cereals, grains, pulses and minor millets (Maize, Soybean, Paddy, Pigeon Pea, Sugarcane), Horticulture (Custard Apple, Mango, Auliflower, Pumpkin) and Spices (Carom Seeds, Garlic, Red Chillies). The opportunities for firms to indulge in food processing, farm produce logistics and post-harvest management is significant.
There are ample opportunities in the division for investment in and development of:
- Milk Collection Technology, Dairy Value Addition and Processing
In 2015-16, 35.18 Mn domestic tourists and 1.47 million foreign tourists visited Rajasthan. As per Budget 2016-17, USD 23.65 Mn was allocated by the government for improving the condition of the tourism sector in the State. The Udaipur division provides a strong foundation for building on the seeds of agri-tourism in the state.