Malappuram

    Malappuram was the military head quarters from ancient times


    Malappuram district is composed of portions of the erstwhile Palakkad and Kozhikode districts. There are 6 Public sector enterprises in the district. KELTRON Kuttippuram, KSRTC Regional Workshop Edappal, Edarikode Textiles, Kerala Electrical and Allied Engineering Company are in the Government sector and MALCOTEX and KELTEX are in the co-operative sector. There are 15,691 MSME units in the district as on March 31, 2016 with the total investment of INR 1,03,012.25 Lakhs. These units have provided employment to 57,115 persons. The important industry sectors in the district are, Wood Based Units, Agro & Food units, Building Materials, Paper Based Industries, Light and General Engineering units, Readymade Garments, Plastic units, Ayurvedic Medicines, PU Chapels units, Printing units and Service Enterprises.



    Key Statistics

    Total Cropped area

    237860 ha

     

    Major agriculture item

    Rice, Arecanut, Coconut, Banana and Plantain, tapioca, Rubber, mango, Betal leaves, Jack

    Forest ;

    103417 ha

    Gross irrigated

    43322 ha

    Net irrigated area

    30204 ha

    Total No. of Industrial units

    12055

    Micro

    11431

    Small

    610

    Medium

    14



    Prominent Sectors

    The important Industry sector in the district are:

    • Wood based units
    • Agro & Food units
    • Building materials(cannot products)
    • Paper based industries
    • Light and general Engineering units
    • Ayurvedic medicines
    • PU chapels units
    • Printing units
    • Service enterprises etc.


    Prominent Investors

    Sl. No

    Unit Name

    Unit Address

    1

    Parison Food Pvt. Ltd.,

    Kinfra Techno Industrial Park , Kakkenchery, Malappuram

    2

    Sunder Wheat Roll Mill

    Kakkenchery,  Chelembra P.O.

    3

    Unipuip Agro Industries

    Kinfra Food Park , Kakkenchery

    4

    Zhai Tyre India Pvt. Ltd.

    Ayikarapadi.,  Pulikkal P.O

    5

    Nalakath Granites

    Perinthalmanna.

    6

    Priya Instant Foods

    Aliparamba, Perithalmanna.

    7

    Collagen Marine Products

    Kakkadampoyil, Nilambur.

    8

    Munduvayil Coconut Processing Unit

    Chungathara.

    9

    P.K Woods

    Nilambur.

    10

    Popees Kids Wear

    Wandoor, Nilambur.

    11

    Malayil Food Park

    Kodur,  Malappuram

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