The state of Kerala has world-class research, development & testing facilities to support the Electronic industries. Kerala has many companies engaged in the manufacture of various components, products and services catering to High end electronics / Defence sectors. Kerala is the first State in the Country to setup a company dedicated to Electronics (KELTRON). Kerala holds immense potential to become a regional hub for electronics hardware manufacturing sector.

    Kerala has many companies engaged in the manufacture of various components, products and services catering to high-end Electronics / Defence sectors.

    KELTRON is the first State owned PSU focusing on the Electronics sector. KELTRON has diversified into

    • Strategic electronics
    • Aerospace electronics
    • Power electronics system
    • Security & Surveillance System
    • Intelligent Traffic System

    The NeST group of companies, head quartered at Cochin, is the leading private sector enterprise in Kerala focusing on Electronics. NeST provides unique technology solutions to vertical markets like Aerospace, and Communication, providing employment to 4000 employees’ worldwide and a global turnover of USD 200 Million. O-E-N India Ltd, another electronics enterprise in Kochi focus on Automotive Electronics, Consumer Electronics, Communications and Strategic Electronics.

    Foreseeing the potential, the Government has taken proactive measure to provide exclusive, state of the art infrastructure facility such as Electronic Manufacturing Cluster and Electronics Hub in Kochi to support industries in the electronics hardware sector. KINFRA has already commenced the development work of Electronic Manufacturing Cluster in Kakkanad, Kochi.

    Area: 100 acres | Location: Amballoor | Project Cost: INR 600 Crores

    To promote Electronic Hardware manufacturing units and assembling units, R&D Centers and the supporting infrastructure for the same. The project is fully in line with the National Manufacturing Policy of Govt. of India. The Electronic Hub is a high priority area, which will promote a large number of small, medium and large scale industries in the State and will form a National Investment & Manufacturing Zone (NIMZ).

    KINFRA Electronic Manufacturing Cluster (EMC), Kochi
    Area: 66.87 acres | Location: Kakkanad | Project Cost: INR 140.01 crore

    The KINFRA Electronic Manufacturing Cluster has been implemented under the Electronic Manufacturing Cluster (EMC) Scheme of Ministry of Electronics & Information Technology (MietY), Govt. of India. The land development works are in progress. The Standard Design Factory (SDF) with an area of one lakh sq.ft of capacity is being constructed. The land development is being done in a phased manner. The units coming up in the EMC are eligible for incentives under MSIP (Modified Special Incentive Package) of Meity, Government Of India.