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State Lead Aju Antony
Kerala retains the top spot in the NITI AAYOG – SDG Index
Kerala is a highly advanced society and scores high on human development indicators with the highest literacy rate, highest life expectancy, lowest population growth and the highest ratio of females to males in india..
Kerala is one of the most scenic and popular tourist destinations in India. It is also famous for its special ayurvedic therapies and its backwaters. Kerala also leads other states in Industrial development and per capita income. The state is a significant exporter of coir, spices, marine products, cashew, coffee and pickles. New business opportunities in Kerala can be explored as two-thirds of the state's export income comes from the food processing industry.
With a coastline of nearly 590 km, Kerala has a major port at Kochi (with a cruise terminal) and 16 smaller ports along the coast. Potential investors can identify many new investment opportunities in Kerala. The state is very close to the global maritime trade route passing through the Indian Ocean region with Kochi International Container Trans-shipment Terminal (ICT) at Vallarpadam, India's first ICT. Kerala is the first state in India to have four international airports, namely in Kochi, Kozhikode, Thiruvananthapuram and Kannur.
Largest producer of coir and coconut in India
Highest tele-density and penetration of optic fibre cable in India
Cochin International airport is the world’s 1st fully solar powered airport.
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Kerala is one of the most sought-after tourist destinations in Asia, with many beaches, wildlife reserves, backwaters and hill stations to offer.
With its popular alternative medical therapies such as Ayurveda, Kerala is also popular for medical tourism. Several hospitals across the state maintain international standards in infrastructure, healthcare and state-of-the-art equipment, attracting foreign patients.
The state attracted around 11 Mn domestic and foreign visitors in 2019, registering a healthy growth of 17.2 %.
Kerala is a major exporter of spices, marine products, cashew, coffee and pickles..
Food processing industry has been recognised as a priority sector in Kerala due to its potential for future growth and possibility of generating substantial employment. The following projects are being undertaken by the Kerala for this sector:
- KINFRA Food Processing Park, Kakkanchery, Malappuram (Completed)
- Food and Spices Park, Muttam, Idukki
- KINFRA Mega Food Park, Palakkad
- KSIDC Mega Food Park, Alappuzha
- Home to 75% of India’s EU Certified Sea Food Units
- 5 state-of-the-art Food Processing Parks including 2 Mega Food Parks
- Spices Park coming up in Idukki
Kerala is home to more than 800 it companies, employing more than 100,000 employees..
The state offers IT infrastructure in the form of dedicated IT parks such as Technopark in Thiruvananthapuram and Kollam, notified as special economic zones. Overall, more than 800 ha of land is available for development for IT-related infrastructure.
- IT and Technology Parks: Technopark – at Trivandrum, Infopark at Kochi, Smart City at Kochi and Cyberpark at Calicut
- Technopark: India's first technology park and among the three largest IT parks in India today. This is the first CMMI Level 4 assessed Technology Park.
- Kerala Startup Village – Run on a PPP model is transforming Kochi into one of the most vibrant tech-startup locales in the country
- Maker Village - Largest electronic hardware incubator and Electronics System Design & Manufacturing (ESDM) facility in the country
Oil & Gas
Kerala is emerging as a hub for petrochemical activities, investing in projects having estimated costs of over inr 1,000 crore..
BPCL Kochi refinery is making a major capacity expansion from 9.5 MMTPA to 15.5 MMTPA. BPCL will produce 500,000 TPA of propylene, which would be the major feed stock for production of petrochemicals.
Electronic System Design and Manufacturing
World-class research, development & testing facilities to support electronic industries.
Kerala has many companies engaged in the manufacture of various components, products, and services catering to High end electronics / defense sectors
The first State in the Country to setup a company dedicated to Electronics (KELTRON)
Major players in the State include SFO Technologies, KEL, V-Guard, FCI-OEN etc.
KINFRA is setting up a land bank of 4,896 acres in 11 parcels in Kannur for the development of industrial parks.
The state’s rich biodiversity comprising of abundant flora and fauna has fostered a thriving r&d culture, giving birth to many research institutions in agriculture, ayurveda, medical sciences, biotechnology, fisheries, marine sciences and more.
- Skilled & educated manpower
- Presence of R&D institutes
- KSIDC has set-up a Life Sciences Park at Thiruvananthapuram
About 65% of Kerala's population is in the working age group of 15-59 years.
Kerala ranks 1 st in HDI rankings with a score of 0.77. Kerala, the 13 th most populated state, is home to 3% of the country's total population. The state's population of 33 mn is equivalent to the population of Canada. Remittance in 2020 crossed INR 1lakh crore
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Draft- Kerala Industrial and Commercial Policy 2022
Kerala State Logistics Action Plan
An implementation approach is defined to focus upon the next…
Kerala Cooperative policy 2018
Kerala Health Policy 2019
Kerala Ayush Health Policy 2016
Kerala Electric Vehicle Policy 2019
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Kerala Micro Small Medium Enterprises Fa…
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Scheme for Interest Subvention on Term L…
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Special Package of Relief Schemes & Financial Assistance…
Kerala Private Industrial Estate Scheme
To promote private development of industrial estates in the…
Kerala Technology Startup Policy 2014
The Policy provides broad framework for creation of startup…
Kerala Draft EV Policy 2018
To promote manufacturing of auto components and electric mob…
Kerala Industrial & Commercial Polic…
To strengthen industries, promote investments, empower peopl…
Kerala Agriculture Development Policy 20…
Aims at ensuring a sizable income from farming along with fo…
Kerala Scientific Mining Policy 2015
To ensure free and fair supply of minerals, rocks and value…
Kerala IT Policy 2017
To establish Kerala as a preferred IT & ITeS hub particu…
Kerala Health Policy 2013
To ensure availability of the needed financial, technical an…
Kerala Solar Energy Policy 2013
To mainstream the use of solar energy in the energy mix of K…
Augmented Testing Strategy for Kerala State
COVID19 Treatment charges in Private hospitals for walk in patients
COVID19 Treatment charges in Private hospitals for walk-in patients
Kochi Lockdown Exemptions on Restrictions
Kottayam Lockdown Exemptions on restrictions
Thiruvananthapuram Lockdown exemptions on restrictions (16.06.2021)
Thiruvananthapuram Lockdown exemptions on restrictions
Guidelines for issuance of COVID-19 certificate for persons traveling abroad
Instructions on COVID-19 vaccination of bedridden patients above 45 years of age
Preparedness for management of surge of COVID-19 in children
COVID-19 Bulletin 15th May, 2021
Guidelines for containment of COVID-19
COVID-19 Bulletin 11 May 2021
COVID-19 Bulletin - 7th May 2021
Company-wise supply plan of Remdesivir for 21st April to 16th May 2021
COVID-19 Bulletin - 4 May 2021
Surge in COVID-19 cases – Containment - Additional restrictions on staff who sha…
Surge in COVID-19 cases – Containment - Additional restrictions on staff who shall attend…
COVID-19 Bulletin - 1st May 2021
COVID-19 Bulletin- 2nd May 2021
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Curfew in district Udham Singh Nagar from 12 pm on 26th April to 7 am on 3rd May…
Curfew in district Udham Singh Nagar from 12 pm on 26th April to 7 am on 3rd May 2021 (Hindi)
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COVID-19 – Surge in positive cases – Restrictions for the effective containment of COVID-19 –…
Essential and emergency activities permitted on 24th and 25th April
Guideline – COVID-19 Vaccination planning and conduct
COVID-19 containment activities -Incoming travelers-Surveillance
Augmented testing strategy for Kerala State-April 2021
COVID-19 Surge in positive cases-restrictions for the effective containment of C…
COVID-19 Surge in positive cases-restrictions for the effective containment of Covid-19
MHA DO letter dt 18.04.2021 to States to prohibit suply of oxygen to Industry
Status Of COVID-19 In Goa Dated: 14/04/2021
Covid-19 -phase 5 unlocking of general lockdown and extension of lockdown for ef…
Covid-19 -phase 5 unlocking of general lockdown and extension of lockdown for effective…
Advisory on COVID appropriate behaviour and vaccination
Surge in positive cases-restrictions for the effective containment of Covid-19
Guidelines for conduct of Kerala Legislative Assembly Elections 2021 during COVI…
Guidelines for conduct of Kerala Legislative Assembly Elections 2021 during COVID-19
Advisory on organization of mass covid 19 vaccination camp facility for front li…
Advisory on organization of mass covid 19 vaccination camp facility for front line workers
RTPCR -mobile unit -outsourcing -free of cost -modified
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Guidelines for COVID 19 testing – through Government laboratories and outsource model RTPCR…
Guideline for COVID 19 vaccination for the priority groups
Advisory regarding swabbing of symptomatic individuals undergoing rapid antigen…
Advisory regarding swabbing of symptomatic individuals undergoing rapid antigen test for COVID…
Guidelines for the conduct of Kerala Legislative Assembly Elections 2021 during COVID-19
Authorizing all DMO (H) to issue COVID patient certificates COVID suspect person…
Authorizing all DMO (H) to issue COVID patient certificates COVID suspect person certificate
Revised testing guidelines for COVID-19
COVID-19- Enhancing 1,00,000 tests/day – Functioning of Government labs – furthe…
COVID-19- Enhancing 1,00,000 tests/day – Functioning of Government labs – further instructions…
Covid-19 Guidelines- Back to the basics campaign
Allocation of COVID-19 Vaccines to States
Advisory on COVID prevention measures at COVID-19 Vaccination Centres
Advisory for safe conduct of festivals in the context of COVID-19
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Advisory for performance artists and programmes (indoor and outdoor) in the context of COVID-…
Advisory- Opening of Cinema halls
Daily COVID-19 bulletin of the Department of Health and Family Welfare, Governme…
Daily COVID-19 bulletin of the Department of Health and Family Welfare, Government of Kerala:…
Daily COVID-19 bulletin of the Department of Health and Family Welfare, Government of Kerala
Advisory with regard to safe opening of Swimming Pools and Sports centres in the…
Advisory with regard to safe opening of Swimming Pools and Sports centres in the context of…
Notification regarding the RT LAMP based COVID-19 test
Amendment to Revised Advisory on Sabarimala pilgrimage in the context of COVID19
Guidelines on Dead Body management in the context of COVID 19
COVID 19 Screening and testing of officers, staff and security personnel involve…
COVID 19 Screening and testing of officers, staff and security personnel involved in election…
Revised advisory to optimize the evidence based use of convalescent plasma thera…
Revised advisory to optimize the evidence based use of convalescent plasma therapy in COVID 19
Addendum to the COVID-19 revised testing guidelines
GO on Covid testing rates in kerala
GO -Coordination mechanism for COVID 19 vaccine introduction
Revised Health Advisory on Sabarimala Pilgrimage in the context of COVID 19
Advisory with regard to re-testing of patients who have been cures of COVID-19
Health Advisory on Sabarimala pilgrimage in the context of COVID19
Sabarimala action plan for COVID-19
Health Advisory on Sabarimala Pilgrimage in the context of COVID-19
Guidelines on the setting up of post COVID clinics
Advisory for Navaratri festival celebrations during COVID-19 pandemic
Guidelines on LDMS supportive supervision and daily reporting of district and st…
Guidelines on LDMS supportive supervision and daily reporting of district and state summary of…
Centre rushes High Level Central teams to Kerala, Karnataka, Rajasthan, Chhattis…
Centre rushes High Level Central teams to Kerala, Karnataka, Rajasthan, Chhattisgarh and West…
Proposal for strengthening critical care support
Guidelines- Tele ICU and Intensive Care Servcies
Revised discharge guidelines for COVID -19 patients
Revised Eligibility Criteria for Plasma DONOR
Honoring prescriptions and Lab investigation request via Tele Medicine platforms…
Honoring prescriptions and Lab investigation request via Tele Medicine platforms
COVID -19 Screening, Testing, Education & Prevention (Step) Kiosk
Amendment to the health care worker resource management guideline for centres pr…
Amendment to the health care worker resource management guideline for centres providing COVID-…
Technical paper COVID-19 rapid anti body test sero-surveillance-base line report
Technical paper COVID-19 ICMR sero surveillance second round
Integrated TB diagnosis algorithm in the context of COVID-19
Guidelines- Prevention & Management of COVID-19 in Prisons
Allocation of Funds to States for Battling COVID-19
Addendum to the advisory on sentinel surveillance
List of private labs approved by State for COVID testing as on 29/08/2020
Clarifications regarding Quarantine for NRK Students appearing for NEET exam
COVID-19 Contact tracing and Quarantine guidelines
COVID-19 Guidelines for the conduct of Legislative Assembly session
COVID-19 revised testing guidelines
COVID-19 Treatment guidelines
Covid-19 Sample management inside a virus Diagnostic Laboratory
COVID-19 Protocol for VIPs
Addendum to sample testing, collection and transport guidelines for Laboratory D…
Addendum to sample testing, collection and transport guidelines for Laboratory Diagnosis
Advisory for home isolation of asymptomatic COVID-19 positive Health Care Worker…
Advisory for home isolation of asymptomatic COVID-19 positive Health Care Workers
Framework for Health System Preparedness for managing natural calamities in the…
Framework for Health System Preparedness for managing natural calamities in the context of…
Advisory on home care of Asymptomatic COVID-19 Positive patients
Advisory on treatment of passengers and crew members and on quaranting and testi…
Advisory on treatment of passengers and crew members and on quaranting and testing of the…
Advisory restricting visitors to hospitals caring airline accident patients
Technical paper – COVID 19 Sampling Laboratory Testing Management
Advisory regarding conduct of NEET 2020
COVID 19 Dedicated Management structures for coordinating admission referrals…
COVID 19 Dedicated Management structures for coordinating admission referrals & inpatient…
Health Human Resource pool for deployment at CFLTC,COVID hospitals and other hea…
Health Human Resource pool for deployment at CFLTC,COVID hospitals and other health facilities
CFLTC – Planning and Management of infrastructures and Admissions
Amendment to the revised discharge guidelines for COVID-19
19 State/UTs conducting more than 140 tests/day/million, as advised by WHO
Guidelines – Sentinel surveillance in coastal, slum & Tribal areas
Instruction to district surveillance officers on preparing a contact map of case…
Instruction to district surveillance officers on preparing a contact map of cases from local…
Advisory on Quarantine and COVID-19 testing of guest workers returning to Kerala…
Advisory on Quarantine and COVID-19 testing of guest workers returning to Kerala
COVID-19 Testing at large community clusters & coastal area -Thiruvananthapu…
COVID-19 Testing at large community clusters & coastal area -Thiruvananthapuram19
Revised discharge guideline for COVID-19 patients
Advisory on Augmenting Testing – Sample Collection Management
Advisory for performing Rapid Antigen Diagnostic Assay for COVID-19
Guidelines for certification and classification(Coding) of COVID-19 as cause of…
Guidelines for certification and classification(Coding) of COVID-19 as cause of Death
Addendum to Advisory-Airport testing and Transportation management
Advisory on using Chemilnminescent Immunoassay(CLIA) based serology test in cont…
Advisory on using Chemilnminescent Immunoassay(CLIA) based serology test in containment zone…
Special Team – Malapuarm- Deployment Order
Guidelines – Generic frame work for Supportive Supervision by the Special Team
Advisory on testing of expatriates screened positive for IgM at Airport
Advisory on recording and reporting of COVID tests
Advisory for pooled testing for COVID -RTPCR/Xpert/TrueNAT tests
Health care Worker Resource Management guideline for centres
Kerala Epidemic Diseases, COVID-19 Regulations, 2020
Kerala insists on mandatory COVID tests for pravasi malayalees from abroad
Standard Operating Procedure (SOP) for health care in covid-19 first line treatm…
Standard Operating Procedure (SOP) for health care in covid-19 first line treatment centres (…
Standard operating procedure(SOP) for health care in COVID-19 first line treatme…
Standard operating procedure(SOP) for health care in COVID-19 first line treatment centres(…
Kerala Start-ties up with SCTIMST to launch IoT (Internet of Things) based used…
Kerala Start-ties up with SCTIMST to launch IoT (Internet of Things) based used mask disposal…
Advisory on performance assessment for COVID Hospitals
Cancer care treatment strategy for COVID-19 positive or suspected COVID-19 patie…
Cancer care treatment strategy for COVID-19 positive or suspected COVID-19 patients
COVID-19 -Advisory for Quarantine and testing of Prisoners who are newly incarce…
COVID-19 -Advisory for Quarantine and testing of Prisoners who are newly incarcerated or…
COVID-19-Addendum -Constitution of State Medical Board
Advisory on COVID-19 patient clinical data reporting by COVID Hospitals
Covid-19 health advisory for drivers, crew and passengers of taxis and interstat…
Covid-19 health advisory for drivers, crew and passengers of taxis and interstate vehicles
Covid-19 Health advisory students appearing the examination
COVID-19 Instructions for using GeneXpert/TrueNAT-beta-CoV in the private sector…
COVID-19 Instructions for using GeneXpert/TrueNAT-beta-CoV in the private sector in Kerala
COVID-19 Health Advisory for the conduct of examinations in Polytechnical colleg…
COVID-19 Health Advisory for the conduct of examinations in Polytechnical colleges/Technical…
COVID-19 TrueNat Beta Cov Testing at Government Laboratories
COVID-19 Guideline – Protocol for compassionate use of convalescent Plasma for t…
COVID-19 Guideline – Protocol for compassionate use of convalescent Plasma for treatment of…
COVID-19, Addendum to the advisory for Quarantine and testing of prisoners WHO n…
COVID-19, Addendum to the advisory for Quarantine and testing of prisoners WHO newly…
Advisory on Performance Assessment of District Survellance unit
Revised Guideline- COVID 19 – Testing and Quarantine/ Isolation
Advisory on COVID-19 community surveillance using rapid antibody tests
Railway Surveillance Guidelines
SOP for domestic passengers entering Kerala via state borders
SOP for total lockdown on Sundays
Government of Kerala: Revised Consolidated Guidelines for Containment activities…
The State Government has issued revised guidelines to all Departments, District Collectors,…
Standard treatment guidelines - Critical care medicines
Government of Kerala: Exemptions for essential Industries
Department of Industries, Government of Kerala has written to District Collectors informing…
How to convert hospitals into COVID 19 specific hospitals: Govt of Kerala
Distribution of Laboratories: Govt of Kerala
Development of rapid diagnostics kit for COVID detection – Sree Chitra Institute…
Development of rapid diagnostics kit for COVID detection – Sree Chitra Institute, Trivandrum
Interim Treatment guidelines: Govt of Kerala
Guidelines for employees in shopping centres and shopping malls: Govt of Kerala
Guidelines for beauty parlours and salon: Govt of Kerala
COVID 19 – Advisory for Pregnancy and Labour Management: Govt of Kerala
Advisory on Rapid Kits: Govt of Kerala
Kerala on Lockdown on 23rd March till 31st March 2020
Government of Kerala notifies a lockdown in the entire State of Kerala till 31st March 2020.…
Constitution of Covid-19 Cells for various Government Departments
In order to ensure well coordinated inter department coordination and department wise response…
Sequence of activities at Arrival Gates of Airports: Govt of Kerala
Guidelines for testing, quarantine, hospital admission and discharge: Govt of Ke…
Guidelines for testing, quarantine, hospital admission and discharge: Govt of Kerala
COVID-19: Guidelines for exclusive arrangement for the foreign Tourists coming t…
COVID-19: Guidelines for exclusive arrangement for the foreign Tourists coming to Kerala
Industrial Land Bank Portal
Gis - based map displaying available infrastructure for setting up business operations in the state., data on map.
Levelling Up Livestock Care! Kerala Gets 29 Mobile Veterinary Units To…
RITES inks MoU with KIIFCON in Kerala
Dr Agarwals Eye Hospitals group announced that it will invest INR 100…
Kerala Livestock Development Board launches breed improvement scheme f…
India set to become 3rd largest economy in the world
Kerala recorded $4.3 bn worth of exports in 2021-22.
GSDP, Current price
GSDP Growth rate, YoY
Per Capita Income
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$ 678.87 mn
(Oct 2019 - Sep 2022)
Updates From Kerala
Economic Survey 2021-22
Global Innovation Index 2021
India's Rising Solar Sector
Kerala Development report
Initiatives in the Health Care Industry in Kerala
Kerala Economic Review 2020: Volume 2
Kerala Economic Review 2020: Volume 1
Developing districts as Export Hubs
Ease of Doing Business in India
Investment Promotion Reforms in India
Economic Survey 2020-21: Volume 2
Economic Survey 2020-21: Volume 1
Cabinet approves Provision of Submarine Optical Fibre Cable Connectivity between Mainland (Kochi) and Lakshadw…
State Finances: A Study of Budgets 2020-21 - COVID -19 and its Spatial Dimensions in India
FDI Policy 2020
DPIIT released the 'Consolidated FDI Policy' (Effective from October 15, 2020)
Kerala Economic Review 2019 - Volume 2
Kerala Economic Review 2019 - Volume 1
State-wise and item-wise value of output from Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing (2011-12 to 2017-18)
Industrial Corridor Projects
India Industrial Land Bank
State Reforms Action Plan 2020-21 Implementation Guide for States/ UTs
State Business Reform Action Plan 2020-21 Report
Promoting Exports from Kerala: Insights and Policy Perspectives
Report on Nineteenth Electric Power Survey of India (Mega Cities)
Initiatives in the Health Care Industry in Ke…
Cabinet approves Provision of Submarine Optic…
State Finances: A Study of Budgets 2020-21 -…
DPIIT released the 'Consolidated FDI Pol…
State-wise and item-wise value of output from…
State Reforms Action Plan 2020-21 Implementat…
State Business Reform Action Plan 2020-21 Rep…
Promoting Exports from Kerala: Insights and P…
Report on Nineteenth Electric Power Survey of…
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- Major Districts of Kerala- Alappuzha, Ernakulam, Idukki, Kannur, Kasaragod, Kollam Kottayam, Kozhikode, Malappuram, Palakkad, Pathanamthitta, Thiruvananthapuram, Thrissur, Wayanad.
- Key Demandable Industries: Handlooms and Power Looms, Rubber, Bamboo, Coir, Khadi and Village, Sericulture, Seafood and Other Marine Products, Cashew, Mining, Food Processing, Spice and Spice Extracts.
- Natural Resources in Kerala- Ilmenite, Rutile, Zircon, Monazite, Sillimanite, Gold, Iron ore, Bauxite, Graphite, China Clay, Fire Clay, Tile and Brick Clay, Silica Sand, Lignite, Limestone, Limeshell, Dimension Stone (Granite), Gemstones, Magnesite, Steatite etc.
- Agricultural Products are Arecanut, Coconut, Sugarcane, Paddy, Cashew Nut, Kanthalloor Apple, Vegetables, Banana, Mango, Jackfruit, Pepper, Rubber etc.
- Main Exports- Pepper, Cardamom, Ginger, Turmeric, Curry Powder, Spice Oils and Oleoresins, Vanilla, Nutmeg and Mace, Coir, Marine Products, Cashew, Coffee and Pickles.
- Business Ideas & Opportunities- Spice Business, Tea & Coffee Business, Ayurvedic Products & Aroma Oils Business, Banana Chips Business, Cashew Nuts Business, Jewellery Business, Agarbatti Making, Manufacturing Aluminium Doors, Air bubble Wrapper Packaging, Aluminum Foil Business, Acrylic Buttons Manufacturing, Candle Making Business.
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- Abrasive, Asbestos, Cement, Refractory Products
- Activated Carbon & Activated Charcoal
- Adhesives, Industrial Adhesive, Sealants, Glues, Gum & Resin
- Alcoholic and Non-Alcoholic Beverages, Drinks
- Aluminium and Aluminium Extrusion Profiles & Sections
- Bamboo and Bamboo Products
- Bamboo and Cane Based Projects
- Banana Products
- Battery Operated Electric Rickshaw
- Battery Operated Vehicle,
- Battery Projects
- Beer and Wine Industry
- Bicycle Components
- Bicycle Industry
- Bicycle Parts, Bicycle Assembling
- Bicycle Spare Parts,
- Bicycle Tyres & Tubes
- Bio Fertilizers and Biotechnology
- Biodegradable & Bioplastic Based Projects
- Breakfast Snacks and Cereal Food
- Building Materials and Construction Projects
- Carbon Fiber, Carbon Fiber Composites
- Cashew Value Added Products
- Ceramic and Ceramic Products
- Cereal Processing
- Chemicals (Organic and Inorganic)
- Chewing Tobacco
- Citrus Fruits Processing and Value Added Products
- Coal and Coal By Products
- Coconut and Coconut Based Products
- Cold Storage for Fruits & Vegetables
- Computer Products and Information Technology (IT) Based
- Concrete, Cement and Cement Based Products
- Confectionery, Bakery/Baking and Other Food
- Construction & Building Materials
- Construction Chemicals
- Copper & Copper Based Projects
- Copper and Copper Products
- Cow Based Products
- Curcumin Manufacturing
- Dairy/Milk Processing
- Date Fruit Processing, Value Added Products
- Disinfectants, Pesticides, Insecticides, Mosquito Repellents
- Disposable Products
- Disposable Products, Cups, Plates, Glasses, Table Ware
- Dyestuff, Dyes, Pigments and Dye Intermediates
- Edible Oils, Non-Edible Oils
- Electric Vehicles
- Electrical, Electronic and Computer Based Projects
- Engineering Goods
- Essential Oils
- Essential Oils, Oils & Fats and Allied
- Fast Moving Consumer Goods
- Feminine Hygiene Products
- Ferro Alloys Based Projects
- Ferrous and Non-Ferrous Metals
- Fertilizers & Bio Fertilizers
- Fibre Glass & Float Glass
- Fish Processing
- Fisheries and Aquaculture, Fish and Marine Products
- Flyash Based Value Added Products
- Food Colours, Colors, Flavours, Flavors
- Food Industry Ingredients
- Food Processing and Agriculture Based Projects
- Food Stabilizers
- Food, Bakery, Agro Processing
- Fruits & Vegetables Processing
- Fruits and Vegetables Value Addition, Food Processing
- Fuels (Alcohol Fuel, Alternative Fuels, Biomass, Biofuel, Combustion, Domestic Fuels, Energy Density, Fossil Fuel, Fuel Oil, Fuel Poverty, Gas Fuel, Hydrocarbon, Liquid Fuels, Oxidation, Propellant, Solid Fuel)
- Garlic and Garlic Based Products
- Ginger & Ginger Based Projects
- Ginger Cultivation, Ginger Processing and Ginger Value Added Products
- Glassware Industry
- Herbal Based Projects
- Herbs and Herbal Based Products
- Hospital Based Projects
- Hospital Disposables
- Hotel & Hospitability Projects
- Hybrid Electric Scooter
- Hygiene Products, Essential Personal Hygiene Products
- Industrial & Engineering Products
- Industrial Gases
- Infrastructure Projects
- Inks, Lithographic Inks, Gravure Inks
- IV Fluids, I.V. Solutions, Intravenous Fluids
- Jute & Jute Based Products
- Leather and Leather Based Projects
- Leather, Leather Goods
- Led Light Bulbs, Tubes, Fittings, Spotlights and Wall Lights
- Leisure & Entertainment Based Projects
- Livestock Farming Of Birds & Animals
- Maize Processing (Wet Milling) & Maize Based Projects
- Material Handling Equipment
- Meat, Chicken, Egg, Pork, Fish Processing, Marine Products, Seafood Processing
- Medical Plastics, Disposables Plastic Syringe, Blood Bags
- Men Personal Care Products and Grooming Essentials
- Milk & Dairy Products
- Minerals and Minerals
- Mosquito, Insects Repellent Mat, Mosquito Repellent Liquid
- Onion Processing and Value Added Products of Onion
- Organic Farming, Neem Products Etc.
- Packaged Drinking Water & Mineral Water
- Packaging Based Projects
- Paints, Pigments, Varnish & Lacquer
- Paper and Paper Board, Paper Recycling Projects
- Perfumes, Cosmetics and Flavours
- Pesticides, Insecticides
- Petroleum and Petroleum Products
- Pharmaceutical, Drugs, Fine Chemicals
- Pharmaceuticals and Drugs
- Pipe & Tubes
- Plantations, Farming and Cultivations
- Plastic Film, Plastic Waste and Plastic Compounds
- Plastic, PVC, PET, HDPE, LDPE Etc.
- Plastics, Polymers and Resins
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33+ Small Business Ideas in Kerala To Try in 2022
Last updated on: November 21, 2022 by Arunima Singh
Looking to start a business in Kerala? Look no further. Here are 33+ new business ideas in Kerala for the entrepreneur in you!
Referred to as God’s own country, Kerala is a south-Indian state situated on the Malabar coast of India.
It shares its borders with Karnataka in the north and Tamil Nadu in the east. Kerala has a long coastline along the Arabian Sea, scenic backwaters, pristine beaches, and coffee plantations.
Kerala is famous for its ancient ties with the Gulf countries. At any moment, an estimated 10% of Kerala’s working population is in Gulf countries, earning money to send back home.
The annual remittances from Gulf countries contribute to the state’s rich economy, leading to a demand for products and services.
The high literacy rate of Kerala with robust infrastructure and good land, air, and sea connectivity make it an ideal place to start a small business.
Kerala also has a traditionally strong agriculture economy and a booming service sector. This makes it possible to launch a profitable small business with investments as low as INR 10,000.
These are some of the reasons why ‘business ideas in Kerala’ is such a widely searched term!
We have curated a list of business ideas you can try in Kerala. Jump to your favourite section from here!
1. Sell Your Services Online – Zero Investment Business
2. start a dropshipping business, 3. start a t-shirt printing business, 4. open a coaching center, 5. sell imitation jewellery, 1. own a vineyard, 2. sell virgin coconut oil, 3. open an ayurvedic treatment center, 4. start a tea plantation, 5. start paper production, 1. offer vehicle repair & maintenance, 2. sell banana-based halwa – best small scale business., 3. start a transportation business, 4. start a photography business, 1. sell spices, 2. start a tourism business, 3. sell kasavu sarees, 4. sell perfume, 5. sell banana chips, 1. sell packaged processed food, 2. sell ayurveda products, 3. sell incense sticks, 4. provide warehousing services, 5. open an aromatherapy center, 1. start backwater fishing & tourism, 2. sell reusable bags, 3. open a bakery, 4. start selling areca nuts, 5. sell betel leaf, 1. provide financial advisory services, 2. provide digital consulting services, 3. provide enterprise resource planning, 4. provide automation services, 5. provide real estate advisory services, how can dukaan help you, online business ideas in kerala.
Online businesses have become the norm of the day. Every business, be it small or large, is going online to grow its reach and customer base.
Here’s a list of online business ideas for you to try in Kerala:
You can take any business online nowadays, be it product based or service oriented.
This is one of those businesses too, where you do not need to invest money or rent a space, or basically put in much efforts to build or manage your business.
Online businesses are very profitable as well. Here’s a video you can watch to know how to start your online business:
The dropshipping model is one of the easiest, most profitable ways to carry out most businesses.
There are innumerable stores on the internet that practice dropshipping, especially Instagram stores that are run by young entrepreneurs.
You can also start a dropshipping business with any products of your choice. Here’s a video that can help you get started:
T-shirt printing is all the rage right now, and with brands coming out with funkier and more interesting designs regularly, it is only expected to grow more.
You can start a t-shirt printing business, and can deal in print-on-demand services. There are amazing print-on-demand companies that let you use to create and print unique designs.
Kerala, having the highest literacy rate in India- 94% , has gained the unofficial title of being of the state of intellectuals.
Opening a coaching center where students are taught academic subjects is one of the most obvious and profitable business ideas one can start in Kerala.
Recommended Reading : How to start online tuition at home .
Kerala is knownfor its gold, and even though a lot of women prefer wearing real gold jewellery, imitation jewellery has its own following, and a huge one at that!
You can sell imitation jewellery that looks like gold to the locals in Kerala, and it will be a huge hit among everybody.
If you need some inspiration, these online jewellery stores are the ones to follow!
New Business Ideas in Kerala
Every article has more or less the same list of business ideas mentioned, and you must be looking for fresh new ideas to try. Here we have listed some new business ideas:
The soil, climate and environment of Kerala are very conducive to grape vines, and you can own a vineyard and earn huge profits from selling wine.
You can enter into a contract with local wineries to sell your grapes for the finest wine.
Coconuts are the perfect, all-in-one fruit for Keralites. They use every part of the plant, from the fruit to the leaves, from drinking coconut water to eating the fruit itself.
Coconut oil is one of the products from this plant that is used for numerous purposes.
You can sell coconut oil in different varieties- cold-pressed, virgin, cooking oil or hair oil, etc.
You can open an ayurvedic treatment center or tie up with Ayurveda resorts to create wellness packages that help to improve immunity and well-being.
As the interest in the traditional medical system has increased, there are opportunities for Ayurveda therapy services for medical ailments, including body pain, obesity, and other lifestyle diseases.
Your treatment center can be a one-stop-shop for ayurvedictreatments of all ailments.
Kerala is practically lined up with tea estates, because the climate is perfect to grow tea there.
Oolong, black & green tea are some of the specialities found in Kerala’s plantations, and you can start your very own tea plantation if you have ample land.
You can start paper production in Kerala and make use of all the resources available in nature there.
This is a little capital-intensive initiative, but it’s sure to yield great returns!
Small Scale Business Ideas in Kerala
Small scale business idea lists are generally filled with scrunchie stores and thrift stores, but in Kerala, you can actually start small scale local businesses that are profitable and unique. Here they are:
You can start a business in vehicle maintenance services for a specific automobile brand and product line. Counterfeit spare parts are a major problem in the automobile services industry.
You can build your brand on the authenticity of spare parts sold through your online stores. You can also sell genuine, branded accessories through your online store.
After establishing your credibility, you can venture into the automotive servicing business as well.
Bananas are another fruit that Keralites are so fond of. Everything from banana leaves to the fruit is used for something or the other there.
You can also sell banana-based products through an online or offline stores, and they will always be in high demand. One such product is banana based halwa.
Transportation businesses are high in demand everywhere, and Kerala is no exception.
You can start this business on a small scale and then gradually grow it into as large a business as you want. You may even expand into cargo services later.
With such picturesque locations and innumerable travellers visiting regularly to watch them, you can start your own photography business .
You can freelance for weddings, birthdays, celebrations, and other such events.
Best Business Ideas to Start in Kerala
Here are some of the best business ideas to start in Kerala:
Kerala has created a name for itself in the global spice market with its variety and rich flavor. Keralite pepper and cardamom have attained global fame.
The other spices for which Kerala is famous are turmeric, cardamom, ginger, cinnamon, and clove.
You can start selling Kerala spices as packaged products directly to the consumers through online channels. You can begin with just one product and build your brand as an authentic spice merchant.
Tourism constitutes 10 per cent of Kerala’s GDP, as per official statistics, and reportedly contributes around 23.5 per cent to the total employment in the state.
Kerala has also won many awards for its tourism sector, both nationally and internationally.
This means that the world-renowned Kerala tourism industry is a great place for you to start your business.
Kerala silk is world-famous, and no auspicious event is ever complete without women clad in the iconic & traditional white sarees with golden border.
You can start selling sarees from Kerala, especially Kasavu and Maradaka sarees, and even take your business online to cater to people outside of the state. Eventually, you can even expand into Banarasi silk or Kanjivaram silk sarees as well.
The perfume industry is huge in Kerala. Being closely associated with the gulf countries, itra (a form of fragrance) is widely exported as well as sold locally on a large scale.
You can get into selling perfumes, both locally and internationally, through your online store, and earn huge profits!
Banana chips are the most sought-after munchies in the whole country, not just south India, and they basically hail from Kerala.
You can start selling banana chips through your online or offline store, to a wide customer base of both national and international consumers.
Most Profitable Business Ideas in Kerala
Out of hundreds of business ideas, not all yield the same results. Some take off, some bomb and some make you a millionaire!
Here are some of the most profitable business ideas to try in Kerala:
Packaged processed food is something that you can find in every household these days. People have even included these processed and packaged foods into their regular diet.
You can start a business to sell these products and take advantage of the wide range of products available.
Also, the demand is only going to go up for packaged food products so this is a safe idea to try too.
As consumers turn to immunity boosters from Ayurveda, there is an opportunity in product sales. You can start selling Ayurvedic immunity boosters such as tablets and kadha.
You can later expand into new product categories like health supplements, etc., after establishing your credentials.
Kerala is one of the leading producers of incense products in India, with Karnataka & Bihar being on the top of this list. You can start selling incense sticks among other incense products to sell.
Temples, wholesalers, & retailers can be your customer base and you can sell through an online store for making it even easier to manage your business!
As people in Kerala grows numerous crops in high volume, they naturally need proper storage spaces for these crops.
You can provide that through renting out warehousing spaces and cold storages, according to the needs of your customers.
Aromatherapy, although new in India, has gained popularity pretty quickly among people. You can pair ayurvedic treatment centers with aromatherapy centers or simply start offering aromatherapy.
People are leaning towards the natural methods of stress-reduction and healing, and such therapies are the most popular choice among them. This can be used to your benefit.
Side Business in Kerala
Some ideas are good enough to try alone, some need to be started as side projects alongwith your full time careers. Here are 5 side business ideas in Kerala:
Backwater fishing and tourism is one of the most sought after experience in Kerala. You can use that to your advantage and start offering these services to tourists and locals.
Jute bags, cloth bags, paper bags, and whatnot!
There are so many reusable bag options available in the market and with the young generation becoming more and more environmentally conscious, these bags are their choice instead of plastic bags.
You can start a business of selling cool and funky reusable bags with interesting designs on them, just like t-shirts.
With the amount of delicacies Kerala has, it would be a shame if people missed out on the amazing local sweets.
You can open a bakery from home and share the delectable taste of Kerala’s dessert cuisine with locals and tourists alike.
Areca nut (also known as Supari), is taken along with beetel leaves to promote digestion, oral hygiene. They’re also used during pujaas as offerings to God.
Areca nut plantations are pretty famous in Kerala, and starting a business around selling areca nuts could be very lucrative.
In the hilly regions of Kerala like Munnar and Wayanad, betel leaf plantations are huge. The betel leaves from here are sold all over the world and used in a variety of manner.
Selling betel leaves through your online can not only expose you to a larger customer base, but also make for a profitable business idea.
Startup Ideas in Kerala in Kerala
Startups are the future of corporate, especially in India, and even though Kerala is not the startup capital of India, it still has amazing potential and opportunities for founders to work on.
Here are 5 startup ideas in Kerala:
You need good knowledge and credibility to succeed in the financial advisory space.
You can start by becoming a mutual fund distributor upon clearing the mutual fund certification exam conducted by the National Institute of Securities Market (NISM).
You can then acquire additional certifications that will help you to sell more financial products.
Digitization opportunities in marketing and sales have become available in abundance nowadays.
But still, many businesses work with only a basic website. They need services for the complete digitization of their marketing and sales.
You can offer the following services:
- Website design and development
- Mobile application development
- Search engine optimization services
- Analytic services
With the availability of platform-based ERP services, the affordability of these solutions has increased.
After the pandemic, businesses need to have a greater visibility in their operation. ERP implementation helps businesses in flexible planning and scheduling.
You can offer these services to businesses, both small and large, and can take it completely online!
Some of the export-oriented manufacturing industries need to install automation solutions.
This will ensure that another lockdown-like situation does not impact the production and delivery schedule of these industries.
You can provide automation services for this as it is a pretty lucrative business idea.
If you are just starting your career in real estate advisory services, your knowledge of the properties can help you stand out.
You can begin with building a database of the properties by visiting the locations, and can create videos of the properties and upload them on YouTube and Instagram.
This will also help you reach prospective buyers. The business requires very little investment, and if you can build a reputation through online channels, you will get very high returns.
With Kerala’s position as one of the top business hubs in India, its popularity has been growing with each passing day among the masses.
Even with all this, there are still businesses that are confined to the geographical boundaries of the state.
If you want to get out of those boundaries and make use of its connectivity for growing your business out of Kerala, take your business online!
Dukaan can help you create an online storefront in less than a minute and manage it on the go just through your phone. It is the easiest way to go online with your business, so try it today!
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32+ Best Business Ideas in Kerala in 2023 (Money Making Concepts)
Looking for a profitable business idea in Kerala that can be started with low investment? If yes, You are at the right place. Here we have listed, all time Best Business Ideas in Kerala which can 100% help you to make profit
Kerala God's own country is one of the highly advanced societies with the highest literacy rate, highest life expectancy, highest sex ratio and lowest population growth. Kerala is the southern state of India located on the west coast of India, and the coast is known as the Malabar coast.
Due to the scenic beauty and loads of activity available, Kerala is popularly known as God’s own country. Based on the natural beauty and ecological diversity it has a lot to offer to its tourists and travellers.
Kerala has the 9th largest economy among all the States of India. In 2019-20, Kerala contributed around 63% by its tertiary sector, 28% by its secondary sector and around 8% by its primary sector.
Kerala has an advantage of the digital reach and has a wide online presence that makes it set up a profitable business in the state.
The following table represents the economy of Kerala:
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Small Business Ideas In Kerala
Some tips Business Ideas In Kerala
1. Tea Bag Making
Tea, the hot beverage, is a regular entertainer, a source of living, an excuse for discussion, and a part of gossip culture and a household tradition in India. It is one of the best profitable businesses in Kerala. You can decide the types of teas you want to produce and sell.
Kerala is one of the major tea producing states in India. It accounts for 5.4% of the total domestic production of India so, you can consider the tea bag-making business. You can keep your profit margin according to your distributor and your market value.
According to the latest data revealed by the tea board, India has consumed 89% of its total tea production which makes it one of the best small business ideas in Kerala.
How to start a tea bag making business in Kerala:
- Create a proper business plan
- Find your target customers
- Conduct market research
- Plan your budget
- Obtain a trading license
2. Tour Guide
Kerala is one of the wondrous states and accommodates so many physical features ranging from seas to mountains. It has wildlife sanctuaries, bird sanctuaries, lakes, hill stations as well as rich cultural festivals.
According to Statista, In the year 2020 around 5 million domestic tourists visited Kerala and the number of foreign tourists visiting was around 340 thousand.
The constant increase in the number of tourists will help you to become a successful Tour Guide.
How to register as a tour guide:
- Visit the Kerala Ministry of Tourism Office.
- Click here to visit the tourism office
- Obtain the application form from the respective officer
- Complete the necessary information and make sure to keep all the documents in hand that are listed under ‘Required Documents’.
- Attach the documents with the completed application form
- Check the application form and submit it to the respective officer
- Now, the application will be checked by the respective officers of the department
- A merit list of the candidates will be generated based on marks obtained
- Applicants will the call letter for counselling and document verification
- The guide training course will be provided to the admitted candidates through respected trainee
- After completion of the training program, all candidates will be evaluated based on written tests and viva voce.
- Applicants who will pass the written test would be issued course completion certification and tour guidance license
3. Sell Banana Based Chips And Halwa
Banana based chips and halwa are among the favourite foods of people living in Kerala. It has now even become a gourmet choice abroad. The recipe of the products is almost known to everyone in Kerala but you have to become a master and sprinkle the magic of your hands to establish a successful business.
This can be considered one of the best small business ideas in Kerala that have always remained and will continue to remain in demand. Based on your convenience, you can sell it through online or offline stores.
4. Open A Mini Supermarket
With the constant growth of the population in Kerala, the purchasing power and income of the customers are increasing too. Opening up a supermarket can be one of the best small business ideas in Goa to make good use of the current market situation.
Location is the major factor in opening up a supermarket. You can start a mini supermarket with little investment and expand with the growth in demand. The success of your supermarket will be directly proportional to the quality and services provided to the customers. According to a survey, 62% of Indians said during the pandemic, they have increased spending on groceries across other areas.
How to start a mini supermarket:
- Curate a flexible business plan
- Perform a feasibility study
- Choose a perfect location
- Identify the various sources
- Start advertising your supermarket
- Plan out your finances
5. Open Up A Boutique Business
A boutique refers to small retail shops selling clothes, accessories and fabric to a selected group of people. The major advantage of opening a boutique business is that it is easy to start, easily manageable by a single owner and requires little investment.
Creativity and passion are the two major components of the success of the boutique business. It depends on you what type of boutique you want to start. Either you can go for a franchisee boutique or can simply open a buy and sell retail boutique.
You will need a minimum of INR 2 lakh to start a boutique in Kerala or you can opt to sell your clothes from an online store.
Here are a few tips for a successful boutique business:
- Decide on the type of boutique business
- Make a list of your ideal customers and remain in touch with them
- Decide the source from which you will source the fabri
- Keep the price affordable
- Get your business licensed
Also read How to Start Online Saree Business from Home .
6. Start A Photography Studio
Nowadays, videos and photographs are the two most popular content on the internet. If you are passionate about photography, you can provide a photography business in Kerala.
You can also provide photography and video service to other businesses or become a part of a professional photography team.You can also build a website and sell your photos online.
You can start a photography business by following the mentioned steps:
- Make a proper budget
- Develop a brand image
- Get professional experience in the photography business
- Build a photography website
- Use social media to promote your business
7. Start a transportation business
As per the Financesonline, India has shown a superior growth rate in the transport and logistic industry sector. Almost 14% of the total GDP is contributed by the logistics and transportation sector.
Kerala is one of the fastest-growing states so, like all the other businesses, the transportation business is also in demand here.
Ola and Uber have taken rental taxi services to a whole new level. You can become a driver or provide cab services to ola and uber. You can also start a rental taxi or bike service on a small scale and gradually transform it into a large scale business.
Here are a few transportation business ideas:
- Start an ambulances service
- Start a car rental company
- Start a logistic company
- Provide a luxury bus rental service
- Provide a breakdown van service
8. Start A Repair And Maintenance Store
The service sector is growing at a fast pace in the economy. You can start a repair and maintenance store for electrical appliances or automobiles.
You can also become a handyman or start a vehicle repair maintenance store. You can also become a franchise of brands and start your service centres. You can also create a website to sell branded and genuine accessories through your online stores. You can expand it into extensive scale repair and maintenance service centres.
You can start your Repair and Maintenance centre with the following steps:
- Obtain a license to operate your business
- Buy a business insurance
- Hire an accountant or financial advisor
- Promote your business
9. Start A Yoga Center Or Gym
Like all the other states of India are becoming health and fitness conscious, Kerala is not left alone. Amid pandemics, fitness has become a priority for Indians.
According to the Times Now , India saw a 241% spike among Fitbit users. That's the reason opening a gym or becoming a yoga instructor can be a profitable business for you.
You can join an institution accredited by the yoga certification board (YCB) to become a professional yoga instructor. You can also open a boutique gym that focuses on group exercise.
How to become a yoga instructor:
- Join a yoga training centre
- Get yourself trained
- Get certified by the Yoga Certification Board (YCB)
- Finalize your location
- Offer Friendly services to your members
Online Business Ideas In Kerala
Online business is a way of connecting businesses and consumers. Running an online business has its challenges. This doesn't mean that with a simple trick your life will be changed, you will need to find a product idea that will help you establish a successful business.
1. Build Apps And Websites
If you are tech sassy, you can easily become an app or website developer. You can build websites or sell templates to merchants to design their apps. Although there are millions of apps available, a unique app will grab the consumers' attention. You have to have a command of your coding skills to develop a unique app.
In the case of ‘Pokemon Go, the developer used a unique idea of developing a game in which you were needed to walk around and catch the pokemon. The app had millions of downloads and became a goldmine for the developer.
Here are the steps for how you can build apps and websites.
- Define an idea
- Do market research
- Define the functionality of your app or website
- Design your web app
- Plan your app and website workflow
- Prototyping the web application
- Ask for feedback
- Build your database
- Build your frontend and backend
- Host your web application
2. Become A Tutor
Kerala has the highest literacy rate in India and is popularly known as the state of intellectuals. According to the national statistical office survey, with a 96.2% literacy rate, Kerala has emerged as the highest literate state.
Becoming a tutor is one of the best online business ides. The stress on the students to pass the examination has increased the demand for tutors all over India. You can start your online coaching and choose the subjects according to your skills and expertise.
You can also become a tutor in an ed-tech company. As per the Economic times, an online tutor can earn INR 400 to INR 5000 per hour based on his expertise and subjects.
Due to the high literacy rate in Kerala, this business can be considered one of the best business ideas in Kerala. You can use the FYND Platform to promote your classes.
Guide for starting an online tutoring business:
- Know your target audience
- Choose the subjects based on your skills
- Choose a course pattern
- Choose a course model
- Become a part of an online platform to sell your courses
- Create your online teaching platform
Also Read How to Start An Online Tuition at Home .
3. Sell Your Services Online
The former president of India declared Kerala as India’s first digital stage during the launch of a digital empowerment campaign. With the state heading towards digitalisation, you can take your services online which will decrease your cost too. You will not be required to rent a space or spend on the electricity bill. You can start your service by providing a platform or become a member of any company providing services.
4. Open An Online Jewellery Store
Kerala is famous for Gold. According to Wikipedia, Almost 500 kg of gold jewellery is manufactured in the state of Kerala every year. The city of Kerala, Kozhikode has more than 100 gold shops lining a 500 meter stretch of road and is home to India’s deepest jewellery hubs.
You can sell your jewellery online and can reach customers across the globe. You will need to sell genuine and good quality products to establish your business. You can also sell your product through the Fynd platform.
5. Publish A Book
Due to the high literacy rate in Kerala, people are fond of reading books, so you can consider it to be one of the best business ideas in Kerala. You can publish your book according to your interests like a science fiction novel, a marketing guide or a children's picture book. You can opt to self publish your work successfully and release it as an e-book on the digital platform. You can also publish your books and sell them on the e-commerce platform.
6. Start A Dropshipping Store
A lot of stores on the internet are practising dropshipping , so it can be a good opportunity for you to start your dropshipping business. You can easily sell a product with the use of dropshipping.
You will be required to focus on marketing and Search Engine Optimisation. You will be required to identify the segment which will be most profitable for you. To set up your business for success, make your customers a priority.
Manufacturing Business Ideas In Kerala
Looking forward to starting a manufacturing business in Kerala with low investment? It is always advisable to start your business on a small scale and expand it with the revenue generated.
Starting a manufacturing business might look easy and simple, but things get tough when you implement them. Most businesses fail due to poor planning and a shortage of budget. So, you need to plan things and follow your plan diligently to taste success. Here are a few lists of manufacturing Business ideas in Kerala:
1. Coconut Oil Manufacturing
Coconut oil has always been in demand for years. People use it to cook food, hair tonic, cosmetics and soaps. Kerala has received an increased demand for Virgin coconut oil from USA and Canada. You can read here about the increase in demand for coconut oil.
You can sell your coconut oil in the local market as well as establish a brand to sell in the international market. This can be considered one of the best business ideas in Kerala which can be started on your vacant land or renting a small place.
2. Incense Stick Manufacturing
The incense stick manufacturing business remains high in demand due to the religious culture of Kerala. India is the only country to produce incense sticks and supplies all over the world.
Due to the monopoly of India in manufacturing incense sticks, you can grab this opportunity and establish your business abroad. It does not require much space or capital and can be started by investing an amount of INR 10,000.
3. Frozen Fruits And Vegetables
Opening a frozen fruits and vegetable business is one of the best choices due to the less competition and unawareness among the producers. Frozen fruits can be used to prepare demanded items like jams, pasta and sauce. You can store these fruits and vegetables during the seasonal times and can sell them at a higher price to earn a tremendous amount of money.
The frozen food business is expected to hit 385.04 billion by 2028 at a CAGR of 5.98% during the 2019 to 2028 period. You can start this business by investing an amount of INR 50,000.
4. Tempered Glass Manufacturing
Tempered glass is required to safeguard your phone. As the demand for mobile phones is increasing so is tempered glass. This business needs a minimal amount of investment and can be proven to be the most profitable business.
India’s mobile industry has grown by 7% in 2021. You can imagine the number of opportunities in this industry because nowadays everyone uses tempered glass and keeps on changing them.
This business has a huge potential and one can earn a decent amount out of it.
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5. Soda And Flavoured Drinks
This is the best business to run in summer in tourist places where people will love to drink this refreshing drink. With the increase in the heat, the demand for these drinks will increase.
You can start this business on a small scale by using manual or semi-automatic production techniques with little investment.
The beverage industry in India has a huge potential to grow as the demand for the beverage industry is expected to grow at a CAGR of 16.6% from 2017 to 2030 and reach INR 50billion at the end of the projection period.
You can start this business at your home and then expand with the generated revenue.
6. Designer Saree Production
Designer sarees are very popular among the female population of Kerala. Sarees are considered a symbol of heritage, integrity, resilience and versatility. With the increased demand for western wear, the saree industry seems to go down but ‘Designer sarees’ which are worn occasionally have seen tremendous growth.
Indian sarees have a huge demand worldwide and are exported to many countries. You should research the trend and current style before starting this business on a small scale.
7. Eraser Making
Kerala is known for its rubber production as it produces 95% of the total supply of rubber wood in India. Eraser making can be considered the most profitable business idea in Kerala.
An eraser is an essential item for artists, bookkeepers and students to rectify the mistakes. It has a demand in the domestic as well as in the export market. You will have to keep a check on the availability of raw materials and select the right item for your production. You can start this business with an investment of around INR 50,000.
8. Leather Bag Making
Due to the availability of leather in abundance in Kerala, you can easily start this leather bag making business. The raw materials for this business are easily available, as most of them are synthetic materials.
You can choose among a wide range of variety and designs be it from ladies' purses, wallets, laptop bags or handbags. The leather industry is growing at a CAGR of 5.91% from 2021 to 2028 and is valued at 342.91 billion in 2020. Considering the demand of the people, this business has a huge potential and scope. You can start your business on a small scale and thereafter target international audiences too.
9. Homemade Chocolate
There is a massive demand for homemade chocolates. You will be surprised to know that the average consumption of chocolate per capita in India is 100g to 200g per person.
People are shifting from chemically made chocolates to homemade chocolates. You can add varieties and flavours to the chocolates to increase their demand. You can also prepare sugar-free chocolates for diabetic patients.
There is a constant demand for chocolates throughout the year but it is increased at the times of festivals. This business requires little investment and can be started in the comfort of your home.
10. Open A Recruitment Agency
The rapid growth of the economy in Kerala is fueling the expansion of businesses in the state. This surge of business expansion has provided tons of opportunities for recruitment agencies.
The businesses are searching for new talent and the candidates are in search of vacant seats, so the recruitment agency can work as a meeting point for them. This can be proven to be one of the most profitable businesses in Kerala.
You will have to research the market well and gain expertise to provide your service. You can offer services like permanent staffing, temporary staffing, training and development and payroll.
Business Ideas In Kerala With Low Investment
There are many businesses which require less capital and if executed well can generate huge revenue. To be a successful entrepreneur, you do not have to run behind the capital, a small scale business can also fulfil your dream.
The success of your business will depend on your passion and zeal to crack. You will have to remain patient and confident throughout your journey.Here are a few lists of business ideas in Kerala with low investment.
1. Ice Cream Parlor
Despite being a seasonal business, it can be a hit as the demand for ice cream is increasing rapidly in the state. In the past few years, this business has seen some innovative development.
Due to the influence of western culture on consumer habits, the ice cream business has become more viable and profitable at present times. Based on your budget, you can either open a parlor or buy the franchise of a brand. With continuous efforts, this business has a huge potential to grow.
2. Opening An Astrology Business
According to Zee News, an astrology startup in Delhi is doing a business of 41 lacs every day. With this data, you can just imagine the demand this business has. You can provide the mystique of astrology to consumers or provide a psychic reading or a tarot reading. You should define a clear plan for your business
Astrology business requires very less investment and with time, you can establish your business. You can also consider hosting community events where you can discuss astrology.
3. Opening Day Care
According to the Economic Times, women's participation in economic activities has increased from 16.4% in 2017 to 20.4% in 2020. This shows that working women or single mothers are heading towards the daycare to take care of their children.
As a preliminary measure, you are required to perform market research and form a business plan. The daycare business is increasing. You have to outperform your competitors. You can start your business at your home or get a franchise once your business is established.
4. Opening A Costume Rental Business
Depending upon the needs of the consumers, you can provide rental as well as purchase services of costumes, wigs and make-ups for special events. Costumes remain in demand throughout the year and everyone can't buy new costumes for every party. You can open this business in the market area to attract customers.
You can use social media or the FYND Platform to promote your business idea. You will be required to offer variety to satisfy the needs of different consumers.
5. Opening A Pest Control Business
Pest control refers to controlling or eliminating poisonous, harmful or dangerous insects. The Pest control industry is increasing by 15% in India every year. You will be required to register your pest control business and create a business plan. Promote your business widely. You cannot start this business without getting licensed as the company requires extremely toxic and dangerous substances.
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Innovative Business Ideas In Kerala
Everybody wants to outperform their competitors so, you need to figure out to set yourself apart from your competitors. You will have to design your original product or services which no other company is providing to stand out in the market.
Here are a few innovative business ideas in Kerala:
1. Become A Virtual Interior Designer
During a pandemic, the quarantined shopper spent time at their homes redecorating their homes. With the help of current technology, it is possible to decorate homes without visiting them.
You can meet your customer's needs be it painting, furnishing or art layout. It is possible to design according to the customer's requirement and make changes accordingly.
You will need to plan your virtual interior designer business and build your website. To start on a large scale, you will have to get the necessary permits and licenses.
2. Become A Social Media Influencer
In the past few years, we have witnessed a huge growth in social media users. Almost 45% of the Indian population uses social media which accounts for 3.4 billion people.
You can get inspiration from the popular influencer of Kerala Sujith Bhakhtan who has 1.5 million subscribers on youtube. As a social media influencer, you should have the talent to appeal to a wide range of audiences. Marketers usually hire influencers based on their followers.
You will be charging marketers for promoting their brands or you may work on a commission-based promotion. This can be considered one of the best opportunities.
3. Open An Online Bookstore
Various online platforms have gained a lot of acceptance in the education sector and the online business has grown eminently. Starting an online store can help you avoid high costs. You will be required to research the retail market to get an idea about your business.
This business has huge potential but it will depend on the uniqueness of your business idea. You will be required to build a website and insert pictures of books, prices and descriptions.
4. Offer Motivation And Advice
If you can build a relationship, then you can offer motivation and advice services. You have to deal with people who are facing challenges in relationships, career development and dealing with conflict.
You will have to focus on identifying client goals and develop a plan of action for upcoming obstacles. It can create a huge difference in the lives of your clients. This can be considered one of the best business ideas.
Which business is best in Kerala?
As Kerala is rich in coconut production, manufacturing coconut oil can be considered the best business idea in Kerala
What are the small business ideas in Kerala?
Building an App, coconut manufacturing, opening a jewellery store and opening coaching can be considered the best small business ideas in Kerala.
Which services are in high demand in Kerala?
Opening a Recruitment agency and virtual interior designing is in high demand in Kerala.
Which business will always be needed?
Food and Health care business will always be needed. You can start this business with low investment and it has the potential to grow.
What are the businesses which you can start at home?
Selling your product online, starting a blog and making homemade chocolates are the businesses which you can start in the comfort of your home
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Top 11 Successful Startups in Kerala | Exhaustive List of Startup Companies in Kerala
The "God's own country", Kerala is also a very vulnerable place to natural disasters. However, the people there are "warriors of God" too. They face each and every problem and fight through it. Does it sound familiar? Yes, Entrepreneurs! They also face and fight each and every problem. Not everyone in Kerala is an entrepreneur, but the state has given amazing startups to the country. Here, we have a list of the best startups in Kerala.
List of startup companies in Kerala
1. Recipebook 2. SurveySparrow 3. Innot Technologies 4. Techmago 5. Profoundis 6. Entri 7. Paysack 8. Sastra Robotics 9. Mashinga 10. Vyus Case Stringer 11. Baabtra
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Founder: anoop balakrishnan, arun ravi and nikhil dharman founded year: 2015.
An app for the tyro chefs out there; an app that can list out possible recipes that can be prepared from whatever ingredients you have in hand. Using machine learning and image processing, RecipeBook provides a helping hand for anyone interested in cooking.
RecipeBook was founded in December 2015, by Anoop Balakrishnan, Arun Ravi and Nikhil Dharman . Stimulated by their own experience of cooking meals using whatever condiments and items they had at hand, they decided to solve this problem faced by bachelors in PGs, students in hostels and nearly everyone who has to make meals.
With more than a million installs, it has been recognized under Google’s ‘Editor’s Choice’ in the play store. There’s even an offline shopping list which enables you to add ingredients to a list for the purpose of referencing.
Founder: shihab muhammed founded year: 2017.
As the name suggests, SurveySparrow is a tool which lets you create surveys and study them. SurveySparrow has the tagline “ Turn surveys into conversations ”. It simply depicts that they create surveys which are conversational and hence interesting for the people to fill. The idea came into the mind of Shihab Muhammed when his HR called him for the third time to fill out the “boring” employee survey form. Now SurveySparrow has become one of the leading startups in Kochi.
3. Innot Technologies
Founder: rajith nair and prasanth thankappan founded year: 2014.
Streaming music, videos and images through the home networks is common today. There are various companies in this market at present, catering to millions of users across the globe. However, digital media receivers aren’t dirt cheap; they are expensive with the retail price growing exponentially as new features are being developed.
To counter this expensive problem Inntot has created the breakthrough Digital Radio Mondiale (DRM) receiver solution. The startup also offers services pertaining to consumer electronics and IoT.
Currently based at InfoPark, Kochi, the endeavour launched in 2014, was the product of the combined efforts of Rajith Nair and Prasanth Thankappan. It was among the ten startups chosen for the Industrial Innovation Awards held in 2017.
Founder: rahul krishna founded year: 2017.
Offering the gadget repair service from the comfort of sitting at home, Techmago has received accolades at events such as Startup Saturday Kochi, Techsparks 2016, Nasscom Product Conclave, and the World Startup Expo.
To schedule the service, customers need to visit the Techmago website, raise their complaints, schedule a free pickup as per their convenience, and once the repairs are done, a free drop service ensures that the repaired product reaches back safely to the right hands.
With benefits such as free diagnosis and cost estimation to avail, anyone in possession of a mobile, tablet, computer or laptop should take advantage of this venture.
Founder: anoop thomas mathew, arjun pillai, nithin sam oommen, and jofin joseph founded year: 2012.
A never back down spirit that lead to unprecedented achievement in spite of three failed attempts is the reason why Profoundis has been featured on this list. Launched in 2012, the key product of this startup, ‘ Vibe ’, provides verified data through APIs and SaaS.
Vibe was launched in 2014, Which means two years of futile efforts, the startup was acquired by US-based FullContact with the announcement of the same being made on 23rd August 2016. After the acquisition, the entire Profoundis team joined FullContact and scaled.
Founder: Mohammed Hisamuddin Founded Year: 2017
Entri is an online learning startup based in Kochi that is ‘ adaptive ’. It offers a variety of features such as dashboards that institutes can access to see student reports, a course structure that allows students to transition from being a novice to an expert in any topic of their choice, and a test preparation platform for exams such as IIT JEE, PSC, SSC and others.
Entri can be used either as a web app or a mobile app, thus providing greater flexibility. This initiative of Mohammed Hisamuddin and Rahul Ramesh has been rewarded by Martin Trust Center for MIT Entrepreneurship. Moreover, it is being supported by ‘LearnLaunch’ and is a member of Facebook’s program for the most promising mobile apps.
Founder: Nicky Jacob, Ricky Jacob, and Vivek Vinod Founded Year: 2015
This fintech startup from Kochi is helping the business to take better care of their employees by reimbursing the expenses hassle-free online. It provides a mobile wallet and a card using which employees can make payments. All expenses and tracked and the employees of the company save a lot on taxes.
8. Sastra Robotics
Founder: akhil asokan, aronin ponnappan, and achu wilson founded year: 2013.
This Ernakulum-based robotics startup is working hard to create new robotic solutions and technologies. The company supports the idea of humans and the robot’s coexistence. Also, they help and take help from different research institutions for their development. The company was started in 2012 and was selected as the top 5 startups of 2012 in the StartupVillage, incubation center.
Founder: nidal rashid, nijil yesudas, and sreekumar kr founded year: 2013.
Mashinga is a computer software company . It was also incubated at the StartupVillage. Mashinga provides a suite of tools to manage your meetings and make them interactive. Their tools help you to manage and schedule everything prior to the meeting and also help you during the meeting to present everything perfectly.
10. Vyus Case Stringer
Founder: sajulal gl founded year: 2015.
Vyus Case Stringer is software developed by Vyus Technologia. Vyus Case Stringer enables legal professionals to go paperless and enhances their efficiency at the same time .
Since lawyers and legal professionals create lots of documents that need to be managed in a systematic manner, Vyus Technologia has created a modern, cloud-based web application that innovatively helps legal professionals go paperless. The key advantage of this web application is that it can be accessed from anywhere.
Founder: muhammad haris np and anoop kc founded year: 2010.
baabtra.com is the software development training division of an IT Company baabte System Technologies , a member of NASSCOM, CAFIT and GTECH, established on 31st March 2010. baabtra.com helps freshers to start their professional careers by making them skilled programmers through internship programs in the most popular technologies like Python, Java, PHP and the latest technologies like Angular & Node.js . The platform is connected with over 70 IT companies, 282 training institutes, and 80 colleges.
So, this was our list of successful startups in Kerala. Hope you enjoyed reading it. If you know about any other Startups in Kerala that aren't a part of this list, do contact us and we would love to feature them in this post!
Is Kerala good for startups?
Yes, Kerala is a great place for budding startups. The country ranks alongside the top cities for growing startup ecosystems in India.
Which are the best startups in Kerala?
Recipebook, SurveySparrow, Innot Technologies, Techmago, Profoundis, Entri, Paysack, Sastra Robotics, Mashinga, and Baabtra are some of the successful startups in Kerala.
How many startups are there in Kerala?
Kerala has around 3000 startups which are contributing to the startup ecosystem of India.
What is Kerala Startup Mission?
Kerala Startup Mission (KSUM) is the central agency of the Government of Kerala for the development of entrepreneurship and startups in Kerala, India.
What is the best business to start in Kerala?
Designer Fashion Boutique, Online Home Decor Services, Accounting Services, App-Based Home-made Food Delivery, and Property Management Services are some of the best businesses to start in Kerala.
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Kerala state is situated in the southern region of India. It is bordered by Karnataka, Tamil Nadu states, and the Arabian sea. It is one of the richest in bio-diversity zones. It is rich in culture and historically very important and consists of an abundant amount of natural resources like forest, agriculture, livestock. It is the state with the highest literacy rate in India.
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As per the Ease of doing business (EoDB) ranking of States by the Department for Industrial Policy and Promotion of Government of India, Kerala is in the 21st position in the year 2017-18. The state has entrusted Kerala State Industrial Development Corporation Ltd (KSIDC) for developing and managing Industrial Growth Centres in various locations as Valiyavelicham in Kannur, Kinalur in Kozhikode Pallippuram in Alappuzha. State Government has set up a dedicated space for bringing up multiple sector incubators under one umbrella named as Kerala Technology Innovation Zone (in 13.2-acre land) at Kalamassery, Kochi, which is entrusted with Kerala Start-up Mission.
It has well infrastructure and facilities as well as government schemes and policies which support entrepreneurs and investors to set up and start a business in the state. The availability of natural resources and established connectivity to major cities in India as well as to neighboring countries has increased export by a few folds. Its market and economy are growing at a faster rate and have great opportunities as well as a huge potential for existing businesses and new business ideas.
The state government of Kerala has started to take major steps to recover the economy which is heavily affected by the pandemic. The state has announced a revival package of Rs. 455 crores for the tourism sector which has faced losses of Rs. 25,000 crores during the lockdown period and the government had already given a package of Rs. 20,000 to fight Covid-19.
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Top 25 Small Business Ideas in Kerala for 2023 With Low Investment
Are you looking for small business ideas in Kerala in starting your own business venture? If yes, you have landed at the right place. Here in this post, we explore the most trending and profitable business opportunities in the state of Kerala that can be started with low investment.
Kerala is an investor-friendly, 100% literate, and 100% digital state. Compared to other competitive locations, the state offers low operating costs for start-ups in the state. Low rentals, power, water, and transport tariffs keep operating costs minimal for industrial units located in the state.
Kerala permits up to 100% direct foreign ownership, subject to certain conditions. Small, medium and large-scale business initiative procedure has been thoroughly streamlined. Whether you are a resident here or from outside and want to start a business in Kerala, this article will help you in finding legitimate investment opportunities in Kerala.
List of 25 Business Ideas in Kerala
#1. automobile service station.
Increasing demand for commercial vehicles has created the largest construction of automobile showrooms in Kerala. Some of these showrooms are the largest in Asia. Apart from vehicle showrooms, there is also a growing demand for tires and auto parts stores in Kerala.
The boom in luxury car sales in Kerala started in 2012-13. Today, the state accounts for 13% of the national sales of premium cars. Thus, starting an automobile service station is one of the most profitable small business ideas in Kerala for new entrepreneurs.
#2. Ayurveda Tourism
Ayurveda is a therapy that promises holistic wellness. The experts use natural herbs and oils in the therapy. These oils have great medicinal value according to the Vedic literature on Ayurveda. There is a strong potential for the growth of Ayurveda tourism in Kerala.
It can easily be called the only place that has an unbroken tradition of Ayurveda. A year-round pleasant climate, a moderate temperature hovering between 24 to 28 degrees, ample rainfall ensured by two monsoons, humid air, and abundant natural wealth are some of the factors that provide the perfect natural setting for Ayurveda’s healing touch as does Kerala.
#3. Start a Home-Based Online Business
At present, anyone can make money online from the comfort of home. It is true for the people of Kerala too. Some of the legitimate ways are listed below:
- Start a Blog
- Do Small Tasks and Surveys
- Affiliate Marketing
- Freelance Writing
#4. Agarbatti Making
Kerala can be an ideal place to make Agarbatti sticks as the raw materials are easily available nearby. This is one product in India that has a demand around the year as almost all households use Agarbatti for aroma and religious reasons.
#5. Start a Small Manufacturing Business in Kerala
Though the start-up cost of starting a manufacturing business is a little higher than retail businesses, however, the high-profit returns ensure a fast payback of the investment. There are several manufacturing business opportunities one can start in Kerala with low investment.
#6. Open a Grocery Store
If you have a retail space in a good location, you can start a grocery store in Kerala with little investment. Selecting a proper location though is critical to the success of this business.
#7. Open a Fast Food Restaurant
Fast food restaurant is another lucrative business in Kerala. More and more people in the state are showing interest in having fast food in recent days.
#8. Boutique Business
Kerala is a destination for tourists. And the location enjoys not only domestic but also international visitors. So, the location is one of the best places to start a boutique business with unique and innovative collections. Apart from designer clothes, you can consider keeping a whole range of products in the apparel segment.
#9. Boutique Hotel
As Kerala is a good tourist destination, boutique hotel is a naturally lucrative business here. Basically, tourists prefer to taste the local culture, food items, and some different touches at the time of their stay. Initiating a boutique hotel business requires moderate cash investment. And if you don’t open other hotels in the expansion, then it is a one-time investment business.
#10. Certified Seed Production
Rice is the most important food crop in Kerala. It occupies 7.46% of the total cropped area of the state. However, the area under rice has been falling at an alarming rate ever since the 1980s. Hence, starting a certified seed production unit is a highly lucrative business here to supply paddy seeds to the farmers. Broadly, seed production requires improved cultural practices and efficient weed, disease, and pest control.
#11. Coconut-Based Food Processing Unit
Kerala is one of the major coconut-producing states in India. Actually, coconut provides the principal source of income – from the coir industry to coconut shell artifacts. And you can produce plenty of processed foods from coconut. Hence, starting a coconut-based food processing industry is highly lucrative here.
#12. Fertilizer Distribution
There are more than 247 industries that are manufacturing a range of products like chemical fertilizers, pesticides, zinc/chromium compounds, etc. And definitely, these companies look for efficient distributors for distributing their products. Starting a fertilizer distribution business requires moderate capital investment and a license from the state fertilizer authority.
#13. Hookah Bar Lounge
As Kerala is a prominent tourist destination in India hookah bar lounge business is a very good retail investment option here. Kerala is also famous for pulling foreign tourists throughout the year. Hookah bars and lounges are some of the lucrative small business ideas in Kerala to start for young entrepreneurs.
#14. Jewelry Making
Gold and diamond are the lucrative fields of business in Kerala. Apart from that pearl jewelry and fashion jewelry are also in high demand. There is a huge potential for a jewelry business in the state. The diamond segment is growing among youngsters in an aggressive manner. Any individual can initiate a jewelry-making business in Kerala with low capital investment.
Every year, liquor and beer sales are growing. Rum and brandy are the preferred drinks in Kerala in a country where whiskey outsells every other liquor. Hence, opening a microbrewery is a lucrative business idea in Kerala. If you want to start a food retail business, then this is probably the best opportunity for new entrepreneurs.
#16. Mobile Facial Spa
Mobile facial and spa services can be initiated here as a profitable investment opportunity. You start this business either as a retail storefront or from your home.
As the state is a prominent tourist spot and recognized for its scenic beauty, photography is one of the most profitable small business ideas here to start with very less investment. This can be treated as a wonderful self-employed opportunity or as an organized professional photography company.
#18. Recruitment Agency
As more and more companies expand their businesses in the state, one can consider starting a recruitment agency business as a profitable venture in Kerala. The recruitment agency business is vast by nature. You can offer several services like permanent staffing, temporary staffing, RPO, payroll solution, employee training, etc.
#19. Retail Business
Kerala is a state just perfect for retail business . Apart from its own population, the state enjoys a huge number of tourists every year. And certainly, it results in a wide chance of impulse buying activity. Therefore, starting a retail outlet that sells both utility and innovative luxury items is a profitable business in this state.
#20. Rice Milling
The key agricultural staple food in Kerala is rice. With some six hundred varieties grown in Kerala’s extensive paddy fields. Therefore, it opens up a lucrative opportunity of initiating a rice mill business in Kerala. Depending on the production output you want, you must procure the machinery. Also, you can apply for Govt. a subsidy in establishing a rice mill here.
#21. Security Related Business
Security-related business nowadays is in high demand. Any type of security-related business like a private investigation agency, cybersecurity expert, etc. is a profitable small business opportunity in Kerala.
#22. Spice Business
Kerala is also a major producer of spices that form the cash crops of the state. The important spices are cardamom, cinnamon, clove, turmeric, nutmeg, and vanilla. Hence, spice needs grading, grinding, and packaging for human consumption. So, you can start a spice business here. If you don’t want to go to the manufacturing activity, then you can consider trading or distribution or even opening a retail store.
#23. Tea Bag Making
Kerala is also a major tea-producing state. After coconut, tea is a significant cash crop here. If you want to start a small manufacturing business, then you can consider opening a tea bag-making business here. Depending on your skill and investment capacity, prepare the proper business model. Simply you can distribute the products to local retailers or you can only go for online selling.
#24. Tour Guide
The tour guide is one of the most incredible small business ideas here to start with almost zero investment. National Geographic Traveller has selected Kerala as one of the 50 destinations of a lifetime and one of the 13 paradises in the world. Of course, you can start this business with an organized company formation with moderate capital investment.
#25. Travel Agency
Currently, the State has recorded an average annual growth of 25% in foreign tourist arrival. With the emergence of the state as the most preferred holiday destination for domestic and international tourists, the demand for world-class accommodation too is on the rise. A full-scale travel agency business with other allied services is one of the most profitable small business ideas here for startup entrepreneurs.
How to Start a Business in Kerala
if you want to start a legally-compliant successful business in Kerala, there are certain steps that you must follow. Here are some basic steps:
- Select a Business Idea
- Do Market Research
- Name your Business
- Register your Business
- Get Required Licenses and Permits
- Arrange Funds
- Hire Manpower
- Have a Marketing Plan
Frequently Asked Questions
Is kerala a good place to start a business.
Yes, the state of Kerala is one of the best places to start a business. There are multiple reasons why Kerala is a business-friendly state. Some of them are low establishment costs, excellent rail-road-air connectivity, cheap labor, skilled and educated working manpower availability, the good purchasing power of the local people, and support from the government departments.
Which Business is Best to Start in Kerala?
Kerala is a coastal state. Hence coconuts are available in plenty and in a cheaper price. Any business related to coconuts has a higher chance of getting successful in the state.
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Known as God’s own country, Kerala is one of the most beautiful places in India. Attracting people from not just our own country but also internationally, Kerala has got many people intrigued with all its beauty and other things.
If you are from Kerala and are looking for some business ideas for Indians, then look no more. There are multiple things that one can do. Given the popularity of the state, people from all around the world are always on the lookout to find something authentic that brings them closer to this beautiful land.
Since Kerala is full of incredible products and experiences, one can find numerous ideas to start a business opportunity. So let us give you a detailed list of business ideas in Kerala for you to try.
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How To Start a Business In Kerala
To start a business in Kerala there are a few steps that you must take as they are mandatory for a successful business. Let us look at the way to start a business in this part of the land.
Deciding On The Niche
Whenever you plan to start your business, you must decide on a niche. Never hurry in starting a company and running behind an idea just for the sake of starting your own venture soon. The niche should be the one that you have an interest in. Something that you are passionate about and that you would decide to take forward with the same enthusiasm every single day.
Do detailed market research on the business you are planning to start. Know about all the challenges that you might face. Learn all about your competitors, the customers, the demand of the customers, and much more.
Once you have decided on an idea for your business and are done with all the research, you must work on a good business plan. A plan that is very detailed and is for the coming five years for your business. Cover every aspect of the business like money, employees, service/product, production, employee, and everything else.
Make sure that the money aspect of the business is well taken care of. Starting a business requires a lot of cash. You can either ask the bank for a loan or ask your family and friends to help you with the finances.
Marketing of the business is very important. Today no business survives without marketing hence get some social media presence and start to connect with people by telling them about your business and what you offer.
Why Running a Business in Kerala Would be Successful
Highest digital reach.
If you are wondering about how successful the business is going to be then worry not. Kerala is one state with the highest digital reach which means that you will reach a wider audience.
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All small businesses that initially have a lot of money at stake have one less expense to worry about. The rentals in Kerala are low which means that one can rent a shop or property at a lower price as compared to any other state in the country.
Well Connected with the rest of the country
Thanks to Indian Railways, Kerala is well-connected with all of India. It allows people to travel extensively.
Along with this, the state also consists of airports and several other ports which can make the transfer of goods easy and convenient.
Low Operating Cost
The cost of operations is also low in Kerala, hence one can make use of that money someplace else to help make the business flourish.
10 Booming Business Ideas in Kerala
Now that we have understood how doing business in Kerala is a good idea, let’s look at some of these top business ideas in Kerala that you can opt for.
Agarbatti or Incense sticks are found in every household in India. Some use it for religious purposes while some may use it for its aroma which makes the entire room smell beautiful and also helps with aromatherapy.
With a low to medium level of investment , starting an Agarbatti business is one of the best business ideas in Kerala since raw materials like bamboo sticks, sawdust, and charcoal powder are easily available here. Hence this makes for a great business idea in Kerala.
Kerala is the hub for spices and is very popular for the same. People from all around the world come to visit Kerala and take back several bags of spices with them. With such an abundance of spices in the state, starting a spice business would be a great plan.
Kerala’s pepper, cardamom, turmeric, ginger, clove, cinnamon, and many other spices have already caught people’s fancy. The use of spices is not just in food but also in medicines, perfumery, and preservatives.
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Hence, one starts with one spice initially, and later as the business picks can add more spices.
Tea & Coffee Business
Every person is either a tea or a coffee person and Kerala is home to several tea and coffee plantations.
If you too are passionate about these beverages then getting into this business is one of the best business ideas in Kerala.
From the many plantations that are found in the state, you can get connected and start selling these all over the country.
Banana Chips Business
Kerala is known for a lot of things and banana chips are certainly one of those things. This is definitely one of the most profitable business ideas in Kerala.
The fans of banana chips are everywhere whether they are adults or kids hence the market is also huge.
Kerala is a highly sought-after ayurvedic destination among all people in and out of the country. Every day people are becoming more and more aware and are learning about the numerous benefits of Ayurveda.
Apart from coming and visiting the Ayurveda destination, Kerala, offer people some amazing products and aroma oils that they can benefit from while dreaming of this beautiful place. This is one of the best small-scale business ideas in Kerala.
As mentioned above, Kerala is known for several things but the top two are gold and textile. Balaramapuram sarees, known across the world as Kerala Kasavu sarees and named after the town where they are manufactured are made from the finest silk and natural dyes.
Set up an online store and sell beautiful traditional sarees all across India and maybe source some Banarsi, Leheriya, and other traditional sarees of other states to Kerala.
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Bed n breakfast.
Being a popular tourist destination, Kerala sees a large number of tourist footfalls. Whether it is for the scenic beauty or for the Ayurveda retreat, there are all kinds of tourists visiting this place.
Did you know that this industry provides around 13% of Kerala’s GDP?
Making the most of this, starting a bed n breakfast is another great opportunity for you. There are multiple companies today offering people authentic travel experiences and you can list yourself as a host and give people an amazing experience of staying at a traditional Kerala-style house.
Coconut Oil-Based Food
People all over the world love coconut and are well aware of its benefits. Since Kerala is a hub for coconuts it would be a great idea to start a business where you can produce coconut oil-based goods.
You can prepare all sorts of coconut oil-based snacks at home like jaggery, Sweet, Stuffed pancakes, Kerala spicy mixtures, pudding, chips, roasted cashews, and more and then sell them both online as well as offline to local shops. The initial investment is low and you would be making a lot of profit.
One of the best business ideas in Kerala is starting a tourism business. Kerala is popularly known as God’s own country and rightly so because it is a paradise in the south of India. The serenity of this place is unmatched and attracts both national and international tourists equally.
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There is so much to see and experience in this beautiful land that by the time you are done exploring, you would have fallen in love with the place.
From Tea and coffee plantations to blissful backwaters, Kerala is blessed with stunning views that would leave you speechless. The local traditions and culture would have you visit this place more often.
Hand Crafted Chocolate Business
Another thing that Kerala is famous for is its local handcrafted chocolates which are very popular among tourists. You can visit the places that do chocolate production where you can see the whole process of how chocolate is made.
You can read and research all about how chocolate is made in these places and then start your own business. Tourists are big on exploring such industries and you can also open a shop in the same premises for the visitors to buy and take some back home with them.
All these are some of the top business ideas in Kerala that you can decide to invest in and start on your own.
Since Kerala has so much to offer and the footfall in the state is massive. both from India as well as from people from around the world, becoming a tour guide or starting an agency that offers tour guides is a great business idea in Kerala. As a local, you obviously know all the must-visit places and hidden gems. You would also be able to prove the tourists with authentic experiences and tell them where to go, shop or eat.
You can also hire people with similar interests as guides for your business and plan tours for tourists. You can collaborate with cab drivers, mini buses, and others to expand your business.
Kerala govt schemes for new businesses
There are several schemes that the Kerala government offers for new businesses.
List of Departments providing Institutional Support to Startups.
- Department of Higher Education
- Department of Planning & Economic Affairs
- Kerala Police Department
- Department of Tourism
- Department of Agriculture
- Department of Industries
- Department of Finance
- Directorate of Sports & Youth Affairs
- Department of Electronics & IT
- Energy Management Center
To help and support new start-ups, the Kerala government offers several schemes. Let us look at some of them.
Soft Loan Scheme for Women Entrepreneurs
Kerala Startup Mission (KSUM) supports women startups with a soft loan scheme for a limited amount of Rs.15 Lakhs as working capital for implementing projects and works received from the Public Sector and Govt. departments undertakings in Kerala.
The loan amount is limited to 80% of the Purchase order. The soft loan will have 6% simple interest and must be paid back in 1 year or on completion of the project with the full settlement, whichever is earlier.
To support startups in their marketing initiatives, KSUM offers a scheme to subsidize product video development. Those in the early revenue-making stage with good products shall be selected for the scheme. The support provided for the scheme is as follows:
- Explainer Videos
- Product videos
- 70% of the actual cost with a ceiling of 1.5 lakh shall be provided by KSUM to each startup
- The scheme shall be available for new projects and videos created by startups and the same should be done through the impaneled agency of KSUM.
- Maximum 2 videos can be created through the scheme for the startup products
Support to Rural Innovators
To help convert ideas into full-fledged ventures, the scheme provides financial support to entrepreneurs and startups. Implemented through Kerala Startup Mission, which is the nodal agency of Govt. of Kerala for startup-related activities and schemes.
Innovation grants are not prized money for having an idea. The purpose of the grant is to help innovators develop prototypes or products and set up startups. The grant is only available for the ideas that are at the Grassroot Innovations and Rural Innovations.
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Kerala Startup Mission (KSUM) supports startups that show great performance by providing rental support for their infrastructure built-up space in Government parks, Government agencies, or locations owned by them.
This is provided as a reimbursement of a portion of rent paid as a subsidy for a limited period. The government of Kerala vides G.O (Rt) No. 133/2018/ITD dated 21.05.2018 released an order for the above and accorded sanction to KSUM for implementing the rent subsidy scheme to startups based on predefined eligibility.
The subsidizing would be in terms of reimbursing part of the rent (a maximum of 50% or Rs.20/sq.ft), whichever is lower and this would be subjected to the growth shown by the startup.
Startup Communities Development and Partnership Programmes
Startups who have been engaged in promoting entrepreneurs, value-adding to the startup fraternity, and pursuing startup evangelization activities are invited from Startup communities.
The new community program aims to not just identify but also bring in more potential startups for KSUM. These are primarily the ones who are outside the radar of KSUM and identify value-adding stakeholders and out bounding activity.
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How Lio Can Help With Business In Kerala
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Lio is a great platform for small business owners and can track a wholesome record of employee information for better employee management, customer data, etc. You can handle those data with ease.
If you want to be a professional, then you must save your time, you need to learn to arrange all the business strategies in one place. In that case, Lio can be your partner.
Entrepreneurs can also allow multiple authorized users of their office to access the information from various locations within minutes.
Lio is definitely for the win and using it for your business is only going to make your journey smooth and easy to track.
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If you are using Lio Automation for your business processes consider all your data safe and secure all the time. Not only is the data saved in the cloud, but it also offers a data versioning feature in which you can actually see the many changes the document or file has gone through and who has made those changes. You can save the version of the file as required by you.
Lio Automation also makes working in teams very easy with their Task feature . you can not just assign tasks to your team efficiently. You can set the priority of each task along with the due date. Your team will get a notification about the task automatically, even on Whatsapp, they can see their assigned tasks in the app, mark them complete, and you will get a notification on Whatsapp!
Not just this, Team management and work allocation are made super easy with Lio Automation. You can also work with teams in real time and see all the changes happening.
You can share invoices and receipts with your customers while also sharing the payment links with them to make the whole transaction process smoother and absolutely hassle-free for everyone.
You can create dashboards for each file which would give you clear details of your company’s operations, marketing campaigns, sales, and other analytics. This is one useful feature that would truly make a difference to your business and help your see all the processes clearly so that you can make well-informed decisions.
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Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)
What are some of the most profitable business ideas in kerala.
Some of the most profitable businesses in Kerala are as follows: – Spice Business – Tea & Coffee Plantation – Dry Fruits – Ayurveda Products – Banana Chips
What are some of the most successful small business ideas in Kerala?
Successful small businesses in Kerala are: – Business Consulting – Courier Services – Personal Chef – Tutoring and more.
What is the main business in Kerala?
The main businesses in Kerala are IT, Shipping, Tea Manufacturing, Tourism, fishing etc.
What business can you start under INR 10000 in Kerala?
Some of the top businesses that you can start under INR 10000 are: – Homemade Sweets and Snacks – Online Bakery – Social Media Strategist – Breakfast Joint
In this article, I have given a detailed account of some of the top business ideas for Kerala. There are many other business ideas in Kerala that one can take on.
What is important is that you find something that interests you and you have a passion for so that you can put all your hard work into it and become a successful venture.
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I’m from Kerala. I had no idea we could operate such a wide variety of enterprises. Your article is truly spectacular. I’m going to show this to my father and have plans to launch a business. Thank you very much
Thank you so much for your warm words. It makes me so glad that you read this article and that it was helpful in helping you launch your business. I wish you well in your new endeavor.
Please recommend a few tools to me so I can conduct market research for my company.
Here are some of the top Resources & Tools for Market Research. Census Bureau, Typeform, Statista, Think With Google Research Tools, Tableau, and SurveyMonkey. I hope you find this information useful.
Please give me some advice on conducting market research.
Market research is the process of obtaining data on your target market and customers to confirm the success of a new product, assist your team in refining an existing product, or analyze brand perception to make sure your team is effectively expressing the value of your organization.
Market research offers information on a wide range of topics, including where your target market and existing customers conduct their product or service research, which of your rivals they turn to for information, choices, or purchases, what’s popular in your industry and in the eyes of your target market, who makes up your market and what their challenges are, and what influences purchases and conversions among your target market.
Could you also help us peeps from Karnataka with the best village business ideas? Totally love your articles..
Some of the best village business ideas for Karnataka include online retailing, tourism, coffee shops, online retailing, and catering services. Please do your research and proceed accordingly.
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What are the Legal Steps to Start A Business in Kerala, India?
The passionate entrepreneurs are likely to drive successful startups, and they mainly aim to build unique solutions that deliver to the patron's delight. But you must be wondering how to start a business in Kerala ; well, to begin with, you need to align with some legal steps and build unique solutions that align with the customer's delight.
Kerala is considered one of the current favourite startup hubs today, with more and more entrepreneurs looking forward to setting their base in Kerala. This is because the government provides proper support to entrepreneurs who have great ideas and want to start something new. However, starting a business is not a cakewalk as it does take considerable effort.
No doubt, it is vital to have a strong focus on the customers and your target audience, but at the same time, you need to have an excellent understanding of the laws and regulations that are required to run the business smoothly. Be it formalising the agreement or safeguarding your intellectual property, and you need to be aware of the latest laws governing the target market.
Ideally, several startups and businesses are encouraged in Kerala as per several State and Central government policies. But the new entrepreneurs need to be aware of the legal steps required to incorporate a business . Nevertheless, thanks to favourable economic policies offered by the Chief Minister for starting new companies, several entrepreneurs are moving to the state now.
Hence, if you are a budding entrepreneur looking forward to starting a business in Kerala and feeling clueless about the whole procedure, don't worry, as we have got you covered. In this thread, we have covered all the points which will help.
Some of the legal steps for starting a business
1. finalising a business structure and founder's agreement:.
You need to be clear about nature and business type. The founders need to add a business type like the ones mentioned below. It is essential to have some clarity initially, which will be crucial to the overall goals and objectives. All the business types have their own set of legal requirements and regulations. Hence businesses should be aware of these before starting any business.
2. Choose a Business Entity
If you plan to start a business in Kerala , you need to understand the type of entity you would want to have. Some of the types of entity types are:
- Limited Liability Partnership (LLP)
- Private Limited
- Public Limited
- Sole Proprietorship
- One Person Company (OPC)
You don't need to go for a private limited company if you are starting your business, but forming a little private firm can be pretty expensive. You need to pay some government fees around 25000 INR while paying INR 5000 to 10000 to your chartered account. Hence for the registration process, you need to spend at least 20000. Above all, one of the most vital legal steps to start a business is to keep all your accounts ready and updated with the annual year. The tax return needs to be filed every year. You need a registration certificate if you plan to do business abroad.
Additionally, you need to register your company in Kerala as per the Companies Act of India. You need at least two partners if you want to start a Private Limited Company or Limited Liability Partnership (LLP). A one-person company is ideal for you if you are going to run your company alone.
To register your company in Kerala, you can head to the registrar on the 1st Floor, Company Law Bhavan, BMC Road, Thrikkakara PO Kakkanad, Kochi, Kerala State. Even if you are starting an online business, you also need to align with legal steps to starting an online business.
3. Apply for business licenses:
Licenses are likely to be an integral part of any business. But the charges are likely to vary from company to firm. One of the best ways to start your business is to know the applicable licenses for your business. If you want to avoid costly battles, you must have a business license. Ideally, business licenses tend to play a crucial role in running a business in India . On the flip side, registration of the company is ideally a legal process of listing your business with the registrar officially. The shop and Establishment Act is one of the most common licenses that apply to almost all companies. It is helpful to all faculties where business, trade, or profession is carried out.
4. Understanding the taxing laws:
Taxes tend to be expected for almost all business types, and there are several varieties of taxes, including state and central tax. For some businesses, the local tax is also applicable. Different companies and operating sectors tend to attract various taxes. Currently, the government of India has launched the 'Startup India' campaign to promote multiple startups. It has introduced several exemptions and holidays for the startups.
5. Aligning with the labour laws:
Almost all companies need to adhere to the labour laws, no matter if they are big or small. The company is subjected to many labour laws when companies are working under it. For example, rules are likely to be subjected to gratuity, minimum wages, and PF payments. To learn about labour laws, you can quickly consult with a lawyer. Some labour laws are:
- The Payment of Gratuity Act, 1972.
- The Contract Labour (Regulation and Abolition) Act, 1970
- The Industrial Disputes Act, 1947
- The Trade Unit Act, 1926
Therefore, it is always good if you know these steps before you finalise your decision as it is necessary to follow all the legal steps to start a business in Kerala . A legal expert can help you open a firm meeting all the requirements set by the Indian government.
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Q. What does DSC stand for?
Ans. DSC - Digital Signature Certificate is considered a digital equivalence of the documents, including certificates and papers. It is a mandate to file these forms electronically with the right department. In terms of company registration of the private company, one of the directors required.
Q. What is considered an authorised capital, and what should be the minimum authorised capital needed to register for the company?
Ans. In registering a private company, the company promoters need to decide an amount, the 'Authorised Capital', and the share value they will be getting when they invest in a company. The registered or authorised capital is known to be the maximum ceiling limit of capital. It is the amount up to which a company can issue the shares and collect money from the shareholders. The authorised capital can get enhanced just by passing a resolution at the shareholder meeting.
The minimum amount of authorised capital of a private company is 1,00,000 INR. The Ministry of Corporate Affairs charges a fee of 5,000 INR to allot the minimum authorised capital.
Q. For a registered company, is it mandatory to keep all of their company documents in an electronic form?
Ans. In the earlier times, of course, it was not a rule. However, with the commencement of technology and the internet, it is now incorporated as a rule. As per the rule, no 27 of the companies - Management & Administration 2014, the rule claims that any listed company or a company that currently has more than 1000 shareholders will be mandatorily required to maintain records online. On the other hand, every company is required to maintain statutory records in the form of registers or minutes throughout the continuation of the company.
Q. How to check whether the company has been registered or not?
Ans. It is very easy to check whether your company has been registered or not. Just follow these steps:
- You can navigate to the MCA website.
- On the website, go to the 'MCA Services' tab. There will be a drop-down option; from there, click on either LLP Master data or view the company
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11 Profitable Business ideas in Kerala with Low investment(2021)
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Do you want to start your own business?
What better place to do so than in Kerala, the world’s only ‘Start-up Ecosystem’?
If you’re looking for best business ideas in Kerala , you’ve come to the right spot.
In this article, we will inform you about the most common as well as lucrative opportunities for businesses in India , and you will be able to start your own company with a very small or large investment.
Kerala is a very investor-friendly state; it has a literacy rate of 100 percent and a digital penetration of 100 percent.
When we compare the state to other locations, we can see that the cost of operations for some kind of start-up in this state is very low.
The rents are very low here, and you will be able to obtain water, electricity, and transportation at a very low cost for industrial purposes.
It makes little difference whether you live in Kerala or not; you can start a company on a small scale with very little investment in this state.
In this post, we will discuss some of the methods you may use to start your own company. To learn more about these opportunities, read the whole post.
11 Profitable Business Ideas In Kerala With Low Investment
Profitable new business ideas in kerala for small & home based business.
Here is a list of some of the most profitable New business ideas in Kerala:
1) Real Estate Agency/Property Operations Facilities: Small Business ideas in Kerala
Renting out and locating appropriate renters, as well as planning and selling a property for rental, maybe a new line of work in Kochi.
This is one of the profitable business ideas in Kerala with low investment where we can survive long in the market.
A location with too much to give sees strong demand for room to rent or purchase.
Being a real estate agent and operating assets can be a profitable business venture for communities.
2) The Jewellery Industry: New Business ideas in Kerala with low investment
Jewellery Industry is one of the biggest industry in the market and it’s a profitable small business in Kerala.
Jewellery manufacturing is one of India’s oldest industries, and Kochi is a leader in this field.
Kerala is well known for having the most traditional and beautiful jewellery designs in the entire world.
There is also a spot in Kerala at Kochi known as “Jewel Junction” where you can find some of the best jewellers in the world.
Thus, starting a jewellery company in Kerala is a lucrative decision because it combines art and benefactors in one place.
3) Accounting Services: Online Business ideas in Kerala
Young Accountants in Kerala have a lot of opportunities to launch their own accounting firms. This is the best online business idea in Kerala.
If new companies grow, there will be a need for accounting services, whether large or small.
Since most small and medium-sized businesses tend to outsource the majority of their accounting jobs, aspiring accounting practitioners will see this as a perfect opportunity to build on.
4) Services for Home Decoration: Home Based Business ideas in Kerala
People who enjoy making home decorations have a great opportunity in Kerala to open their own online home decor shop which is the easiest home based business idea in Kerala and you can also earn more profit by applying different business tips .
You will create and sell home decor items such as wall arts, frames, designer candles and vases, portraits, kitchen dining, and a variety of other accessories online.
This is a fantastic home based business idea in Kerala without investment that have opportunity for those with the ability to design and build something exquisite that will enhance the beauty and elegance of our house.
5) Tourism and the Hotel Industry: Small Business ideas in Kerala with low investment
Kerala’s tourism sector has enormous potential for the future. This industry accounts for 13% of GDP.
Tourism is a big venture and it is a successful and profitable small business idea in Kerala Aside from the picturesque attraction, each of the historic quarter’s main attractions plays an important part.
There are many heritage houses and forts that have been effectively converted into hotels, drawing visitors from all over the world to Kerala.
Thus, obviously, investing in the tourism industry here is a really smart investment that can yield big returns in the long run.
6) Franchise Business: Self Business ideas in Kerala
Many cities in Kerala are regarded as prime locations to launch a franchise company ranging from food to education to healthcare to travel and many more, the demand for distributorship and dealership opportunities in Kerala, some of which are:
- Restaurant Franchising
- Bakery Franchising
- Laundry Franchising
- Clothing Franchising
7) Medicine and Biotechnology: New Business ideas in Kerala
Kerala’s biodiversity makes it one of the most promising areas for biotechnology, opening up a wide range of opportunities for medicine and pharmaceutical firms.
Furthermore, the existence of existing research institutes such as the Rajiv Gandhi Institute for Biotechnology, the Indian Institute for Spices Research, the Kerala Agricultural University, and others ensure the requisite qualified human resources.
8) Export Business: Small Business ideas in Kerala
Export business is a vast sector and more profitable new business idea in Kerala. Vegetables, spices, and bamboo crafts have a lot of potential for export.
Kerala grows 70% of the world’s coconuts. Banana wafers are a modern trending industry for the coming years.
Bamboos are used to make a lot of paper, so it’s another way for businesses to flourish.
9) Business of Selling Perfumes: Online Business ideas in Kerala with low investment
A perfumery sells a variety of scent lines, catering to a wide range of preferences.
It is important to have in-depth knowledge of fragrances, as well as how to conserve and commercialize them.
- You must choose a location with sufficient humidity and light to ensure that the materials do not improve.
- It is important to acquire perfume shelves.
- Provide a diverse range of perfumes to fit both tastes and budgets.
Kerala is home to the well-known Start-up Village, India’s first government-supported start-up incubator.
There are numerous companies that you can launch in the state because it is not only gorgeous but also nurturing for entrepreneurs. It is beneficial to small businesses.
It is a small sector with huge business in market. This is one of the best business idea in Kerala.
10) Business with Acrylic Objects: New Business ideas in Kerala
Many businesses need acrylic accessories such as office stands, counters, and vases, among other things. This is a very lucrative market; simply invest in the appropriate segment.
If you’re wondering what kind of business to start at home, an acrylic artifact company could be a good choice.
It is not entirely appropriate to make a marketing argument, but only one piece must be removed from the objects.
- There must be enough space to set up a small warehouse.
- Purchase the requisite production equipment and machinery.
- Provide a wide range of acrylic products.
- Collaborate with businesses that are specialized in objects.
11) Starting A Mineral Water Trading Company: New Business ideas in Kerala
Because of the chemical processes that are used to purify the water before it reaches people’s homes, the water that reaches their homes is not always of high quality.
Individuals often turn to mineral water in search of a higher quality of life. Starting a company in this field requires little capital. This Small business idea in Kerala yields high profit.
- It is important to have enough room to store liters of water.
- To provide bottles, flasks, and glasses of mineral water to satisfy all needs.
- To have a vehicle to deliver.
- To publicize the service.
These were the Kerala market prospects. You can learn how to start a company in Kerala and how to run a profitable business in Kerala with the assistance of these resources.
If you have any other business ideas in Kerala , please share them in the comments, and if you have any tips for viable business ideas, please share them as well.
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8 Best Business Ideas In Kerala For 2023
Termed God’s own country, Kerala is a coastal state in the southern part of India. For years, the state has been known for its progressive culture, high literacy rate and great employment opportunities . Settled between the Arabian sea in the west and the Indian Ocean to the south, Kerala is also known for its trade and cultural importance. The state truly earns its nickname for its scenic natural beauty embedded in places like Eravikulam National Park, Edakkal Caves, Kumarakom Bird Sanctuary and much more.
The state is not only a tourist hub but also provides unique opportunities for entrepreneurs and hustlers to start successful businesses. Today, we will discuss the importance of Kerala from a business point of view and what could be the best choice for you to start a business in one of the southernmost states of India. So, let’s begin!
Why is Kerala a Great Place to Start Your Business?
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1. Wide Range of Opportunities
2. highly developed, 3. well connected, 4. kochi airport, 5. digitally sound, 6. affordable costs, 1. affiliate marketing, 2. it solutions, 3. spice farmer, 4. spice trader, 5. tourism industry, 6. banana chips, 7. handicrafts, 8. tea production, important things to know before starting business in kerala.
Due to its unique geographical, cultural and historical qualities, Kerala is a great place for businesses to flourish. You can set up many different types of businesses in the state. Tourism, Spices, Education, Chemicals, Ports etc., own the main share of the GDP of Kerala.
Kerala runs faster in terms of development when compared to the rest of the country. This major growth can be attributed to different state and central schemes and, overall, the higher literacy rate in the state. All the facilities a offline or a online business might need are already set up in Kerala to attract more entrepreneurs.
Even though more than two-thirds of Kerala is covered in the mountains, the state is well connected to the rest of the country and foreign nations. The Jewel of Southern India has a network of 11 National Highways and 72 State Highways to maintain land connectivity.
One of the best airports in the country, it is a major contributor to air connectivity. At the same time, more than ten ports (including major, intermediate and minor ports) account for water connectivity.
Kerala is one of the states with the highest levels of internet penetration. In today’s world, every business needs an online presence to survive. Due to higher data usage and educated users, Kerala provides a wider consumer base to businesses.
Kerala, even though ranking highest in indices like Human Development and Literacy, is comparatively cheaper than the rest of the states. Different resources can be accessed at a lesser price, helping startups to expand their business.
There may be hundreds, if not thousands, of businesses that can flourish in a place like Kerala, but we have brought a list for you that provides the maximum return with the minimum investment. Let’s take a look!
List of Top 8 Business Ideas in Kerala
Not endemic to Kerala, Affiliate Marketing is a great business anywhere in the country. It involves promoting products for retailers online and earning a commission on every sale. You do not need any particular qualification to become a successful affiliate marketer. This technique of marketing goes hand-in-hand with content creation. If you can create written, audio or visual content, you will be able to find a wider audience base to promote online products.
If you are a keen observer of the corporate world, you must have seen that most companies have their technical offices settled in southern India. This is because of the higher literacy rate and low workforce cost. The Information Technology industry is flourishing, and every company these days require a dedicated team to keep their operations afloat. If you have a great knowledge of different aspects of IT and are confident that you can find more people to support your venture, this field may be the way for you.
This business may require some technical know-how and manual labour on your part. Kerala is rich in nutritional land and is known for its spice production throughout the country. The state produces important raw spices, which include pepper, vanilla, cardamom, clove, cinnamon, ginger and turmeric. And the best part? There is no shortage of demand for these products. You can easily find land and human resources to support your business and start selling your organic spices anywhere you want.
Moreover, for those who are from the village area and looking for a profitable business opportunity, we have created this amazing list of the best village business ideas in India . Do have a look.
Spice trading goes alongside spice farming. One cannot survive without the other. A trader generally acts as an intermediary between the producer and the customers. Spice farmers need to gain the best knowledge of how to reach customers and get the best price for their production. Traders help farmers get the best price for their produce and sell these spices at a margin to wholesalers, retailers and direct consumers. This margin is their main source of income. Traders can also charge commissions from farmers for promoting their products.
Kerala was the choice of more than 75 lakh travelers in 2021. The tourism industry in the state is booming due to its scenic beauty, peaceful environment, and unique culture. Kerala is home to locations like Kochi, Munnar, Thiruvananthpuram, Kovalam, Kozhikode etc., which have been the top listers for travelers worldwide. You can venture into any part of the tourism industry – agencies, hotels, restaurants, transport & travel, photographer, videographer, etc., depending on your budget and business goals.
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The recent trends indicate an uptick in demand for banana chips. Health-conscious people all over the country are looking for an alternative to traditional potato chips. At this point, the Banana Chips industry could be more organized. If producing and feeding healthy snacks to a large number of food lovers is something that resounds with you, you can think about starting in this industry. One of the recent success stories seen on Shark Tank India includes the company Beyond Snack , which was also started by a Kerala resident.
Kerala provides some of the most unique and intricate works of art in clothing and jewellery. The state is home to handicrafts made from wood, bell metal, coconut shell, screw pine, straw, natural fibres, paper mache, clothes etc. Some of the most famous articles include sculptures, pottery items and murals. As an entrepreneur, you can either create a network of local artisans and produce products under your brand name, or you can become a handicraft trader to facilitate sales directly from the manufacturers.
Furthermore we have also walked through some of the best unique & new business ideas in Delhi in our latest blog. Do give it a read.
As we mentioned, more than two-thirds of Kerala is equipped in mountain regions. The state is known for its high rainfall and excellent weather conditions for tea production. Locations like Idukki, Wayanad, and Munnar are tea-growing regions. Like handicrafts, you can either start your tea plantation (if you are not worried about the budget) or become a tea trader to start a commission-based business.
1. Business Analysis
You can get a general idea about any business by reading up on it for a day or two, but to start a business, a higher level of skill, information, and knowledge is required. Before starting a business, you must research the on-ground conditions relating to demand, supply, customer perception, budget requirements, future predictions, etc. If things look good, you can go ahead with your plan.
2. Competition Analysis
Once you enter any industry, you are bound to face competitors. The level of competition depends on the nature and size of your market. You should check up on your competitors before you get too deep into your business and learn about their strategies, margins, marketing, market share, etc.
3. Cultural Sensitivity
Kerala is a state rooted in its deep history and culture. When you think about starting a business in the state, it is important to be aware of your workforce’s and the customer’s perceptions of your business. This awareness is key to your business’s long-term success.
At last, we would also like you to check our latest blog, where we have featured some of the most famous business ideas in Punjab . Do check it out, and maybe you can get some good ideas for your startup.
With some of the top business choices and the best practices right in front of your eyes, there is nothing left for you to do except start. Find the venture that you are most passionate about, do your research, and start your entrepreneurial journey. Good luck!
To start a business in Kerala, first, decide on a niche, then do your market research. Create a business plan, and then look out for your investment options. Finally, do some marketing to promote your business.
Some of the businesses you can start in Kerala are tea & coffee, banana chips, handicrafts items & jewellery, beauty salon, dairy products, and restaurants.
Depending on the nature of your business, you can either start a business from the comfort of your home or rent a store or a piece of property. Small-scale businesses like a pickle- or snack-making are frequently run from homes. Less money is invested, but the returns are greater.
Spice Business, Tea & Coffee Plantation, Dry Fruits, Ayurveda Products, and Banana Chips are some of the profitable industries in Kerala.
Homemade Sweets and Snacks, Online Bakery, Social Media Strategist, and Breakfast Joints are some of the businesses you can start with ₹10,000
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31 Small Business ideas in Kerala with Low Investment
If you are looking for some small business ideas in Kerala then you are in the right place. Here in this post, we are going to tell you about the most trending as well as the most profitable opportunities for small businesses that are present in Kerala and you will be able to start your own business with an investment that is very low.
Kerala is a state which is very investor friendly; this is a state which has a literacy rate of 100% and also have 100% digital reach. If we compare the state to any other location we will find that the cost of operations for any type of startup in this state is very less. The rentals are very low here; you will be able to get water, power as well as transport at very low cost for industrial purposes.
It doesn’t matter whether you are a resident or not in Kerala, you can start a business from a small scale with very low investment in this state. Here in this article, we have mentioned some possible ways with the help of which you will be able to create your own startup with very low investment . To know about those opportunities read the complete article.
List of top 31 small scale business in Kerala
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1. Agarbatti Making
You can find Agarbattis in each and every household now a day and you can make a great business out of it. By making a small plant for agarbatti manufacturing you will be able to create a good business. The use of Agarbatti is good as each and every household uses Agarbathis and you might also find it in some shops as well.
2. Manufacturing Aluminium Doors
This is a type of business which is gaining a lot of popularity as you will be able to see aluminum doors and most of the offices and coaching centers nowadays. You can manufacturer aluminum doors and sell them or even offer to create a complete space for the client and make a good business out of it.
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3. Air bubble Wrapper Packaging
Almost all the fragile items, as well as other items as well, consist of bubble wrap and the demand is also very high. You can make a good business out of it if you are successful in making good contacts in this industry and supplying the bubble wrap packaging to your clients who manufacture crazy products.
4. Aluminum Foil Business
Aluminum foil is generally used in many different formats such as in the packing material. It is used in packing almost each and every food products nowadays so that it can be kept warm. You will find Aluminium foil in each and every household nowadays and you can start the business of it for sure.
5. ATM Renting Space
Nowadays the space for ATM demand is pretty high and if you have a kind of space where the amount of ATM is less and population is high then you can contact the bank and ask them to rent a space for ATM. This is a source of fixed income. Looking for upfront cash to fund your new business? Online title loans can be a financial resource to consider!
If you are good at making and you have good interest and it then you can start a business of baking products and you can start your own shop by doing the same. Nowadays people are very much interested in making stuff and you can take advantage of it by selling it to them.
7. Acrylic Buttons Manufacturing
The demand of this product is increasing very much and the producers of governments are very much interested in buying these. You can start a business of it as the group is also significantly high in this field.
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8. T-Shirt Printing Business
The demand for printed T-shirts is pretty and you can customize the t-shirt as per the demand of your customers and sell it to them. Scope in this business and also very high.
9. T-Shirt Printing Online Business
You can start the same business online by selling the customized T-shirt to your customers according to their choice and sell them online by taking their what is also online.
10. Trendy T-shirts Selling Business
You can look at that trending items and start a business of your own by selling t-shirts that are printed in the trending things.
11. Bed sheet Business
You can start a business of selling bedsheets as everyone uses bed sheets and the demand is also pretty high. If you are successful in creating bed sheets that are very attractive and different from all the other bed sheets available in the market then you can make a good business out of it.
12. Candle Making Business
Many people still use candles nowadays and you can create a business out of it by selling candles of different and unique designs to the people and make a good business out of it.
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13. Artificial Jewelry Business
You can sell great quality customized jewelry to your customers at a cheap price and create a good business. People are really interested in buying different type of jewelry online business as well as offline which are different from all the others available in the market.
14. Egg Tray
You will find it in each and every household nowadays and you can create a good business out of it by selling these to the people.
15. The business of ice cream Store
People are really interested in eating different types of ice creams and you can create new flavors and sell them to them and make a good business.
16. Flex Printing
You can print on the flex according to the customer demand and sell it to them by creating new and good designs for them you can find also the new upcoming businesses and profitable business opportunities in India .
16. Plastic Containers
Plastic containers are a product which is found in every house and you can make a good business by selling these in the market.
17. Steel Utensils
The demand for Steel utensils is also pretty high and you can sell them in the market to customers. It is a small scale business in Kerala.
18. Wall Clock Business
The costing of the wall clock is not very high and you can get for a very cheap price and sell them in the market afterward. You can try this if you are looking for new business ideas in Kerala .
19. Watch Repairing Business
Margin in watch repairing is also very high as the parts are very cheap and you can make a good business.
20. Mobile Repairing Business
Each and everyone uses mobile nowadays and by repairing mobiles you can make a good income.
21. Jute bag Making Business
The use of plastic bags is getting less day by day and you can take advantage of this opportunity by supplying jute bags to your customers at low prices. It is the best business to start in Kerala.
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22. Grapevine Business
You can create grapevine as it costs very less and you can sell them to your customers and make a good profit out of it.
23. Kids Garments Making Business
You can create garments for kids which are specially customized only for kids. There are used margins in the business of kids garments and you can make a good profit by selling it to your customers.
24. Kids Garments Online Selling Business
You can sell the governments for kids online and here also the margin is also pretty good and you will be able to make a good amount of profit by doing the same.
25. Tissue making Business
Tissues are widely used in homes as well as the students and many other places as well. You can supply tissues in Big stores in huge amount and make a good profit by selling them.
26. Cap Making Business
People are really interested nowadays in wearing caps and the margin is also pretty good in this business. You can manufacturer cabs and sell them and bulk to the shopkeepers and make a good profit.
27. Selling Perfume Online businesses
You can sell good quality perfumes online which can be manufactured by you or you can also buy them from the wholesale market and further sell them in the online market to your customers and make a good profit by doing the same.
28. Wall Stickers Business
Nowadays you will be able to find wall stickers and mostly all of the homes and the costing is almost nearly negligible when it comes to manufacturing and the margin is really high end this business. You can do the business of wall stickers online or offline according to your choice and make a good profit out of it.
29. Biodegradable Soil Business
You can sell biodegradable soil to the customers who are into farming and the margin is also pretty good in this business. You will be able to notice that the demand is also very high in this business as well.
30. Coconut Business
If you live in a location where the supply of coconut is very high and you will be able to provide different type of products made from coconut to the customers then you can start the business of coconut as well. It is a profitable business in Kerala.
31. Online Toy Selling Business
You can sell toys online and if you do good research in the market for toys then you would notice that you will be able to get toys at a very cheap rate and you can sell them online and make a good profit.
So these were the business opportunities in Kerala with low investment. With the help of these you would know how to start a business in Kerala and also you will be able to make a profitable business in Kerala with low investment.
If you have any other small scale business ideas in Kerala then you can mention them in the comments and if you have any suggestions related to profitable small scale business in Kerala then you can mention them in the comments as well.
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In this post, we're are going to share with you the 14 most profitable and lucrative business ideas and opportunities in Kochi right now.
Kochi being the financial and corporate capital of Kerala is a highly developed cyber city. It consists of the most advanced residential, business, health, education and lifestyle infrastructure and amenities. Kerala has huge business potential, and Kochi is the financial capital of it.
Considering several parameters including land costs, power and communication infrastructure Kochi has been ranked as ‘The Second Best leading ITES destinations’ according to the recent NASSCOM survey and was above metros like Bangalore, Mumbai and New Delhi.
Now you must be thinking about ‘why choose Kochi for a start-up business?’ You must be wondering about the financial expenses as well.
Now to decode such questions let me put down the extraordinary facilities that make KOCHI ‘the go-to place’ for any person who is planning up to start their own business or expanding their existing business.
• The Government of Kerala has a state policy called ‘Kerala Start-Up Mission’ (KSUM) which makes it an investor-friendly state in India.
• Due to the ascend in population and employment in the area, Kochi is now classified as the TIER 2 city by the Government of India and this gives wings to entrepreneurs, IT and ITES to spread the best they can.
• 100% literacy and 100% digital rate which ensures the supply of skilled and educated workforce leaving behind most of the Indian states in terms of industrial development.
• Start-up costs are substantially low in Kochi as the rentals, power, water, transport along salaries are also very low thus keeping the operating cost lower as compared to other locations.
• Kerala permits up to 100% foreign ownership, subject to certain conditions, which makes small, medium and large scale business initiatives thoroughly streamlined.
• Kochi attracts good investment opportunities due to its better standard of living since all housing, shopping, schooling, medical, food, and banking facilities are available in the vicinity.
• A technically equipped city with all the modern-day itinerary.
• A vivid culture that is suitable for expanding various business options such as crafts, handlooms, etc.
• Lots of option to expand and flourish.
• Many rentable options in infrastructure
Thus, the city is 100 percent investor-friendly and the low operating costs are a crucial contributing factor to that. Kochi is famous for many things such as jewellery, tourism, Ayurveda, rubber, coffee, spices, and banana products. These could give enough scope to an individual or millennial to set up a business in this city.
Also, combining all these factors mentioned above, starting a business in Kochi (Cochin) can be highly profitable.
What are some of the most profitable business ideas in Kochi?
Here is the list of some of the most lucrative business ideas to start in Kochi :
1. Property Management Services/ Estate Agency
Proving rent and finding suitable tenants for rent, preparing and marketing the property for sale can be a new line of work in Kochi. A place to offer so much sees a high demand for space to rent or buy. Being an agent and managing properties can be a lucrative business idea for cities.
2. Jewellery Business
Jewellery making is one of the oldest industries in India and Kochi is pioneered amongst them. It’s a well known fact that Kerala is the home to traditional and elegant jewellery designs in the whole country. There is also a place known as “Jewel Junction” in Kochi where you can find some of the most top jewellers in the country. Thus, starting a jewellery business in Kochi is a profitable decision with an amalgamation of art and benefactors in one place.
3. Accounting Services
There is a great scope for young Accountants to start an accounting business in Kochi. As new businesses flourishes, a big or small, requirement for accounting services will exist alongside. Since most of the small to medium sized companies prefer to outsource most of their accounting work, budding accounts professionals can see this as a great opportunity to capitalize on.
4. Online Home Tuition
Since the Covid pandemic the demand for Online Home Tutions has increased exponentially. Online tuitions are now a really strong and growing industry with a wide range of business opportunities for everyone from a college student who loves teaching to people with experience in teaching.
You can take up online tuition services for smaller grades or start tutoring for professional and other skill development courses like SAP, Tally, Digital marketing, etc and scale your business to the next level. A state with such a high literacy rate surely is a place to accommodate such ideas and for a business to thrive in.
5. Home Decor Services
People who love to make home decors have a huge opportunity in Kochi to start your own home decor store online. You can make and sell your home decor products online like wall arts, frames, designer candles and vases, paintings, kitchen dining and a range of other accessories. This is a huge business opportunity for people who have the talent to design and create something beautiful which will make our home look more beautiful and elegant.
6. A Gallery-café Or Restaurant
Since Kochi is a place with rich history and culture what is the best way to put both together with other than its food. Surely it is a tourist hotspot. So, with the help of Ecotourism and biodiversity, setting up a café or a food joint near the Malabar Coast could be a great business idea that one can afford and reap great profits.
7. Tourism And Hotel Business
The tourism industry in Kochi offers immense scope for the future. This industry provides 13% of the state’s GDP. Other than the picturesque attraction, all of the historic quarter’s key attractions has a key role to play in.
There are several heritage houses and forts that have been turned into hotels and are running successfully, attracting tourists from all parts of the world to Kochi. Thus clearly investing in the tourism business here is a very clever move that can bring in huge profits down the line.
8. Franchise Business
The city is considered as one of the prime locations to start a franchise business ranging from food to education to healthcare to travel and many more, thereby it increases the demand for distributorship and dealership opportunities in Kochi, some of which are:
• Restaurant Franchise
• Bakery Franchise
• Laundry Franchise
• Clothing Franchise
9. Rubber Business
On a national scale 92% of rubber plantation has been done in Kerala where Kochi is exporting raw material to other countries. So it will be a great move for an entrepreneur to invest in.
10. Lemongrass Oil
100% of lemongrass oil is produced from the Kerala which scales a huge business opportunity for businessmen to invest in this market.
11. Biotechnology and Medicine
Biodiversity makes Kochi one of the most prospective locations for Biotechnology which opens a way for Medicine and pharmaceutical companies a huge scope. In addition to that, the presence of established research institutes like Rajiv Gandhi Institute for Biotechnology, Indian Institute for Spices Research, Kerala Agricultural University etc. ensure trained human resources required.
There is a huge scope to Export crops, Spices and Bamboo Crafts. 70% of coconut is being cultivated in Kerala. Banana wafers is a new trending business for upcoming years. Paper is hugely produced from Bamboos, so another option for business people to grow with it.
13. Packaged Food
Kochi is known for its fisheries. Packaged food is the most trending business in Kochi over the years. Frozen, packaged fish and dry fish are now coming up with shipping to other states in India. So seafood exporting is another business opportunity you can look at.
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Most Profitable Small Business Ideas in Kerala with Low Investment
by Deepika. | Jun 8, 2021 | Domestic Shipping , Guides
Kerala is one of the most investor-friendly states in India. As a 100% digital and the most literate state, Kerala resolves most of your business setup challenges. Other than working independence, creative satisfaction, and financial pros, you can tap several business opportunities by starting a business in this state which is located in the southern part of the country. If you are looking for ideas for setting up a new business, we’ve prepared a list of the most profitable business ideas in Kerala with low investment to help you figure out your options.
Ayurveda is an ancient form of medicine that Kerala’s shores have cultivated over the centuries. Rather, Kerala is probably the only Indian state that uses Ayurveda as mainstream medicine. The use of natural oils and herbs in therapy promises holistic wellness which is why there’s a huge potential for the growth of Ayurveda tourism in Kerala.
Home-Based Online Business
These days, almost everyone can earn money from the comfort of their home which is true for the people in Kerala too. The best options for starting a profitable business from home in Kerala are blogging, affiliate marketing, freelance writing, dropshipping , online survey, and others.
Kerala is an ideal place for starting an incense-making business in low investment. Here, you can easily find the raw material for making Agarbatti sticks. Since almost every household uses Agarbatti for aroma and religious reasons, the product has a demand round the year all across India which is why incense making would be a perfect small business with low investment.
Kerala is a popular destination among domestic, as well as international tourists. So, if you are interested in setting up a small boutique, you can do so by keeping a unique collection of clothes that are popular among tourists. You can begin this business at an economic budget and can always add more collections of apparel later to expand.
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Banana Wafer Making
Banana wafers are one of the favorite snacks of Kerala. So, if you know how to make it properly, you can start this profitable business with very low investment in Kerala.
Kerala is a major producer of Indian spices like cardamom, clove, turmeric, cardamom, vanilla, and nutmeg. Fulfilling the market demand for spices would be a profitable business in Kerala with low investment. In case you don’t want to indulge in the manufacturing business of spices, you can choose other processes like grading, grinding, and packaging of spices.
Website About Kerala
If you know the local places in the state very well, start a website with information about nearby areas. On the website, you may include information like nearby tourist places, unsafe areas, local markets, the best places to eat nearby, etc.
Jewelry making may not be a small-budget business, but there’s a huge potential for gold and diamond jewelry making business in the state. Apart from these, pearl jewelry and fashion jewelry items are also in huge demand in Kerala. As the diamond jewelry-making segment is growing popular among youngsters, you may want to give this business a shot even with a small budget.
Well-recognized for its enthralling beauty, Kerala welcomes Indian and international tourists in huge numbers throughout the year. If you’re an amateur photographer, you can turn your passion into a business without spending too much. The initial cost for setting up this business would be for purchasing the camera and other necessary equipment. Depending on your choice, you can start this business on your own or can hire photographers to establish an organized photography company.
Rice is Kerala’s agricultural staple food with around six hundred varieties of rice grown in the state’s extensive fields. Therefore, starting a rice mill business in Kerala would be a lucrative opportunity.
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The Government of Kerala has been proactive in taking several initiatives to create a dynamic environment for start-ups. All such efforts have contributed to the growth of technology entrepreneurship fostered by innovation. There are many startups in Kerala focusing on future technologies and finding solutions in novel ways.
The Kerala Startup Mission is an initiative by the Government of Kerala. It was orchestrated for the promotion of startup growth. Kerala Startup Mission or KSUM was formerly known as Technopark TBI.
About Kerala Startup Mission
The Kerala Startup Mission is a nodal agency of the Government of Kerala. It was devised because of entrepreneurship development and incubation activities in the state. The initiative has worked wonders for the development of entrepreneurial activities at the student level. Through this initiative, the Kerala government has established the Kerala Technology Innovation Zone, a global innovation incubator for multiple technology sectors under one roof.
The Kerala Startup Mission covers all the initial steps involved in a startup such, as capacity development, infrastructure development, funding, etc. In addition to this, KSUM has come up with several schemes which aim at supporting young minds.
Objectives of Kerala Startup Mission
The primary objective of KSUM is to undertake planning, establishment, and management of Technology Business Incubators and Accelerators in Kerala. It is done to promote technology-based entrepreneurship activities and create infrastructure for activities relating to them.
Some more objectives of the Kerala Startup Mission are:
- Increasing the intensity of Research and Development.
- Stimulating the climate and culture of innovation.
- Technology commercialization.
- Supporting the growth of entrepreneurial ecosystems.
- Helping in the reduction of entry barriers of the industry.
- Creating infrastructure for innovation in technology transfer labs, science hubs, and business/technology incubators.
- Coordinating the working of all other incubators within the state of Kerala.
- Encouraging the inclusion of strategic technologies amongst Small and Medium Enterprises.
- Planning and implementing linkage between industry and networking activities.
- Facilitating access to pre-commercialization funding.
- Seeking the provision of tax incentives such as capital cost allowances and R&D tax credits.
Eligibility Criteria for Kerala Startup Mission
The formation of the Kerala Startup Mission aimed to provide funding and incubation to young business owners working with technological innovations. There is a separate eligibility criterion to register under KSUM.
- The student applying must be studying in the state of Kerala.
- The student must show an active interest in their startup.
- Registration by a Kerala-based innovator is also permitted.
- Any startup registered in Kerala can enroll itself.
- The startup must not extend more than seven years. In some cases, such as Biotechnology Startups, this limit has been further extended to ten years.
- Startups willing to register must not have an annual turnover of more than Rs.25 crores in the preceding financial years.
- All the businesses involved in the development of products, processes, and services are eligible to register.
- All scalable businesses having high employment generation potential are eligible to register.
- The startup should not be an entity formed by splitting up or reconstruction.
- Startups that have completed seven years will only be qualified if they have obtained the Inter-Ministerial Board set up.
Kerala Startup Mission Schemes
The Kerala Startup Mission has started several programs and schemes for the development of student entrepreneurship. All the schemes are initiated under the ‘Startup Policy’ governed by the Kerala Government. Startup programs under KSUM cover areas such as schools, colleges, and young entrepreneurs for effective implementation.
Some important schemes related to business loans and their implementations are:
Under this scheme, startup founder is eligible to receive a variety of State and Central Government schemes and grants. It provides incubation startup facilities to businesses. The incubation process consists of the following steps:
- Idea Acceleration- Idea to Concept stage
- Product Acceleration- Concept to Launch stage
- Market Acceleration- Launch to Revenue stage
The incubation/Acceleration scheme by KSUM consists of the following:
- Support Services to Entrepreneurs
Under this, KSUM supports the following activities:
- Annual Accounts Preparation
- Secretarial Services
- Taxation Services
- Audit Statement Preparation
- EXIM/TAN/PAN/SEZ Services
- Financial Plan and Projections
- Trademark, Patent, and Copy Rights
- Notary Services
- Business Valuation and Investment Pattern
- Legal, IP, and Client Agreement
- Support for Marketing
The following activities are supported under this scheme:
- Product launch coverage
- Digital Marketing
- Digital and Print Media Branding and Promotions
- Corporate and Product Promo Video Production
- PR Activities
- Digital Marketing Consultation, Agency Charges, DM Tools and Analytics Program Subscription
- Access and subscription to various digital platforms such as Email, social media content marketing, insights and analytics, SEO, etc.
- Support for R&D Connect
This grant would support the development of technological innovations and products in the research and development stage. It is one-time assistance provided to hardware manufacturers having a strong R&D component.
- Mentorship and Connect Programs
Under this, the startup leadership academy and training program supports mentorship schemes. Here, startups are mentored by various known mentors who are recognized globally. The program provides changes for startups exposing them to global markets and institutions.
Funding schemes under KSUM are as follows:
- Innovation Grant: An innovation grant was initiated by the Kerala Government to promote driving forces such as innovation and R&D. This grant is given to encourage innovative solutions for age-old problems.
- Early-Stage KSUM Seed Fund: This funding scheme offers financial assistance to startups for encouraging the economy of the state through venture creation and increased employment. It also supports leveraging private investments.
- Early-Stage Equity Fund: Under this scheme, KSUM has partnered with SEBI accredited Venture Capital Funds to create a corpus fund for startups.
- Patent Support System: This scheme was proposed during the financial year 2015-16 budget speech. It helps student entrepreneurs in obtaining a patent.
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1. what is the limit for the innovation grant given by the government of kerala under the kerala startup mission, 2. when was the kerala technology startup policy introduced, 3. what are the stages of a startup life cycle that ksum supports, 4. apart from business funding, does ksum also provide skill enhancement programs, 5. what is the fab lab program introduced by the kerala startup mission, 6. what are the grants available under the innovation grant scheme by ksum, 7. which activities does the early stage ksum seed fund support, 8. what are the eligibility criteria for the early-stage equity funding scheme, 9. what are the features of the patent support system, 10. in which cities are the offices of ksum situated.
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Planning to Startup in Kerala? Here's Everything You Need to Know About Kerala Startup Mission!
Jayashankar Prasad, CEO Kerala Startup Mission, on everything about the state's initiatives
By Sneha Banerjee • Oct 6, 2016
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Over the years, God's own country Kerala, has taken stern measures to foster the entrepreneurship culture in the state. One of the forerunners of these initiatives has been the Kerala Startup Mission which has been instrumental in developing the entrepreneurship culture at a student level.
Entrepreneur India spoke to Jayashankar Prasad, Chief Executive at the Kerala Startup Mission , about emerging entrepreneurs in the state, key state-level initiatives and more.
What are the key initiatives taken by the government in Kerala to motivate startups?
The state government have implemented the Technology Start up Policy 2014 through its Nodal agency Kerala Start up Mission. The start up policy covers every pain points of the startups starting from capacity development, Infrastructure Development, Funding and Industry Association.
To create awareness for being an entrepreneur Kerala Start up Mission initiated its activities which touches every youngster from academia to an entrepreneur. KSUM supporting Technology Startups we identified that the technical knowledge of the youngsters need to be developed systematically which progressively changes the outlook of youngsters to create innovative projects/startups. Innovation being the thrust area for every successful startup, the need for empowering the technical capability of a youngster has become inevitable.
Identifying the same, the Startup Mission has connected the ecosystem in 3 levels which starts from Schools – Colleges and Startups themselves.
What are the key qualities that you'd check before on boarding startups?
Idea validation, market viability, Innovation on the idea, whetehr the product solves any problem in the society, will the idea create traction, whether the idea is technically sound, whether the founder have sound technical knowhow.
According to Prasad, the sectors that really stand out in the state information technology , electronics, biotech, tourism , food tech, healthcare. As an incubator, infrastructure facilities are provided at three nodes of the state namely, Trivandrum, Ernakulum and Calicut.
More about the Kerala Startup Mission
Kerala StartUp Mission (KSUM) has been actively initiating various programmes for developing the student entrepreneurship in the state. Government of Kerala declared the start-up policy with an aim to accelerate the growth of student entrepreneurs. KSUM being the nodal agency for implementing the Startup policy have come up with various schemes for the effective implementation of the policy. The schemes cover a broad area from schools, colleges and to young entrepreneurs.
The programs are found to be effective as more youngsters come up with innovative ideas and the culture of entrepreneurship found to be flourished throughout the state. KSUM have been interacting with schools and colleges for the effective implementation of the schemes. KSM proposes to develop the innovative ideas of entrepreneurs into products. They will be given infrastructure facilities as well as mentorship to come out with market viable products. Kerala Startup Mission has initiated various programmes for the implementation of the Startup Policy.
KSUM was formerly the Technopark Technology Business Incubator (T-TBI), a society under the Travancore Cochin literary, Scientific and charitable Societies Registration Act XII of 1955 and started the incubation programme in the name of Technopark Business Incubation Centre (TBIC) in 2002. TBIC had been incubating IT & ITeS companies starting from 2 seaters.
In 2005, Technopark set up Technopark Technology Business Incubator (T-TBI), with the support of Department of Science & Technology (DST), Govt.of India for incubating technology startups in various thrust areas like Electronics, ICT and Mobile Technologies.
Kerala Start Up Mission is also operating as the TOCIC (TePP Outreach cum Cluster Innovation Centre) for the PRISM Programme of DSIR, Govt. of India and MSME TBI for supporting non-IT startups by leveraging government grants.
In 2012, Kerala Start Up Mission was taken up by Govt. of Kerala and entrusted as the agency for implementing the entrepreneurship development programmes in the state. KSUM is building the Kerala Technology Innovation Zone at KINFRA HiTech Park, Kochi, which is a single roof infrastructure for multiple sector incubator. Since then, KSUM has been promoting entrepreneurship development programmes right from schools (Raspberry Pi Programmes), colleges (Boot Camps), Startups (Pre-incubation/ Incubation/ Accelerator Progarmme, Startup Box Campaign, Leadership Academy, International Exchange Programme etc).
KSUM is also the implementing body for the Kerala Technology Startup Policy that supports startup ecosystem by means of 9 components such as Infrastructure, Incubators and Accelerators, Human Capital Development, Funding, State Support, Governance, Public Private Partnership, Scaling Existing and Establishing New Incubators and Startup-Bootup-Scale up model for moving fast from ideas to IPO.
Following the success of Technopark TBI, Government of Kerala is rebranding Technopark TBI as Kerala Start-Up Mission (K-SUM), for implementing the State's Technology Startup Policy. K-SUM will offer support to startup entrepreneurs to implement their innovative ideas from ideation stage. KSUM will also provide mentoring, infrastructure facilities, entrepreneurship development programmes, seed fund assistance and exposure programmes.
The Start up Boot camps run by Kerala Start up Mission is acting as a nodal point for pooling up innovative ideas from colleges. The 113 boot camps have accommodated around 100000 engineering students across the state. The activities initiated in the boot camps enable the students to come up with innovative ideas. These innovative ideas are taken up to expert committee who will evaluate and will give mentorship for the same. The technology related issues as well as market analysis/viability will be assessed and proper guidance will be given by the expert committee.
The model derived by KSUM will enable the students to get hands on experience on various technology based products. The fabrication labs will act as a catalyst to come up with prototypes.The idea to prototype can be made possible by the resources available with Kerala Startup Mission.
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Objectives of Kerala Startup Mission
Eligibility criteria, kerala startup schemes, incubation / acceleration scheme, knowledge/ skill enhancement scheme, funding schemes, exchanges and global immersion schemes, apply online in kerala startup mission, quick links.
The Government of Kerala launched the Kerala Startup Mission for entrepreneurship development and incubation activities in Kerala. The government of Kerala initiated the startup movement through Kerala Startup Mission by forging and implementing forward-looking policies for creating a vibrant startup ecosystem in the state primarily to foster the growth of innovation lead technology entrepreneurship.
To create awareness for being an entrepreneur
To initiate activities that touch every youngster from academia to an entrepreneur
To improve the technical knowledge of the youngsters which progressively changes the outlook of youngsters to create innovative projects/startups
To increase the intensity of Research and Development being undertaken.
To Stimulate climate and cultural innovation
To commercialise the technology
For fostering the growth of an entrepreneurial ecosystem
For reducing the entry barriers
To create innovation infrastructures such as technology transfer labs, science hubs and business incubators
To encourage the uptake of strategic technologies among SMEs
To improve access to pre-commercialization funding
To provide tax incentives such as R&D tax credits and favourable capital cost allowance
To promote traditional industries using new techniques
Any startup looking for incubation and assistance under the Kerala startup mission should meet the following eligibility criteria.
Startups registered before seven years or Biotechnology Startups registered not before ten years is not eligible.
Startup's annual turnover should not exceed Rs.25 Crore in any preceding financial year,
The startup should be focused on innovation, development or improvement of products or processes or services,
A scalable business model with a high potential for employment generation or wealth creation.
Startups will be eligible for tax benefits only after it has obtained certification from the Inter-Ministerial Board, set up for such purpose.
Kerala Startup Mission will give membership to the companies who are registered within the State
KSUM also provide pre-incubation facilities to startups who are in the ideation stage
Kerala Startup Mission (KSUM) has been actively initiating various programmes for developing student Entrepreneurship in the State. The government of Kerala declared the 'start-up policy' intending to accelerate the growth of student Entrepreneurs. KSUM being the nodal agency for implementing the Startup policy has come up with various schemes for the effective implementation of the policy. The schemes cover all broad areas from schools, colleges young entrepreneurs. The policy defines Incubator as Technology Business Incubator recognized either by the Central or State Government while ’Start Up’ as innovation-based technology firm registered under the Companies Act and within 3 years of incorporation. The start-up schemes cover all broad areas from schools, colleges and young entrepreneurs.
Knowledge/ Skill Enhancement Schemes
Kerala Startup Mission (KSUM) in partnership with Global Incubators & Accelerators, launched its new structured incubation program designed to provide a springboard to budding entrepreneurs in building scalable technology products and solutions. The new Incubation Program is ongoing in Trivandrum, Kochi and Calicut and is life at Kasargod. The startup founders can easily access the Sector Experts & Business Mentors, Tailor-made workshops, Industry and Investor networks of KSUM circles and are eligible for a variety of state and central Govt. schemes and grants.
Startups will also go through a stage based structured 3-month program.
Idea Acceleration: Idea To Concept
Product Acceleration: Concept To Launch
Market Acceleration: Launch To Revenue
Entrepreneur Support Services
Support for services to startups in legal & statutory compliances
Secretarial Services (Company Incorporation and filing)
Annual Accounts Preparation
Preparation of Audited statements (Utilisation Certificate & Statement of Expenditure)
Taxation Services (Registration/ Filing/Updations)
Financial Plan & Projections
Legal, IP & Client Agreements
Patent, Trademarks & Copyrights
Business Valuation & Investment Pattern
Marketing support to startups
Under this component, startups shall be supported for the following activities:
Digital/ Print Media Branding & Promotions
Product Launch Coverage
Corporate /Product Promo Video Production
PR Activities including advertisements for products/startup story
Digital Marketing Consultation/ Agency Charges, DM Tools & Analytics Platform subscription
Access or Subscription to Digital Marketing Tools -Email/Social Media Content Marketing/Insights & Analytics/ SEO
Digital Marketing- AR/VR experiencing Platforms
Support for R & D connect
This support will be leveraged for those startups who are developing technology innovations/products and those who are in the R & D stage. This is one-time assistance given to hardware (electronic and other hardware) manufacturing startups that have substantial R&D components.
The grant will be given to startups under the following conditions
They should have a working prototype of a product
The product should have substantial hardware components such that at least 50% of the cost will be for the hardware
The Startup must be a member of one of the approved incubators in the State
The grant can be used for sourcing hardware components, technology transfer, testing, testing platform creation etc. The grant cannot be used for meeting the manpower cost. The applicant shall give a clear business plan justifying the use of funds. If the fund is used for marketing expenses, such expenses cannot exceed 20% of the grant amount
The startups who are scaling up a product or who are working on a product that has obtained a patent will be given preference.
The Mentorship/Connect Programme is an extension of the Startup Leadership Academy & Training Programme, where the startups may be nurtured by renowned mentors of national/international standards. The program also proposes to get the startups exposed to global markets/institutions.
Future Technologies Lab is an initiative by Kerala Startup Mission to provide necessary tools, equipment and infrastructure for the Research & Development of emerging technologies and serves as a platform to introduce them to startups and students.
The current key focus areas for Innovation and Research at Future Technologies Lab are:
Virtual Reality (VR) and Augmented Reality (AR)
Artificial Intelligence (AI)
Brain-Computer Interface (BCI)
The FABLAB programme involves setting up state-of-the-art Fabrication laboratories in the state to encourage startups in printed electronics and other such fields. KSM has associated with the Centre for Bits and Atoms, MIT Fab Lab Foundation, the USA for this. The fablabs being established in Trivandrum and Ernakulam are identical and mainly comprises of the following inventories.
Large Scale CNC Mill: Shopbot
3D printers: Dimension SST 3D printer and Ultimaker 2
High-Resolution Mini NC Mill: Modela
Electronic Components and Tools
Molding and Casting
Electronics Test Equipments
Innovation Grant Scheme
Technological changes through innovations and R&D has been the main driving force for increased productivity, economic growth, and social transformation and for reshaping and redefining every sphere of our lives. Hence innovations are being extensively promoted globally. With regards to it, Govt. of Kerala has introduced the Innovation Grant scheme.
Applications for this scheme are invited through Idea Day event, which is conducted by Kerala Startup Mission, every month. Idea Day is an event where applicants will pitch their ideas in front of an elite panel for evaluation. The ‘ideas’ that are shortlisted will get seed funding up to 12 lakhs.
The following types of Innovation Grants are given to encourage innovations:
Idea Grant- Idea Grant will be primarily for Students for conversion of prototype to MVP and is limited to Rs. 2 lakhs/idea
Productisation Grant- Productization grant is to convert the MVP into a product and is limited to a maximum of Rs. 7 lakhs/idea.
Scaleup Grant – It helps startups with product revenue/investments to scale their business to the next level, and is limited to a maximum of Rs. 12 lakhs/idea
Early-stage KSUM Seed Fund
Govt. of Kerala has introduced the Seed Support scheme to provide financial assistance to startups to foster the formation and development of innovative, technology-based business enterprises that will stimulate the economy of the State of Kerala through venture creations, increased employment and leveraging of private investment. This scheme is implemented through Kerala Startup Mission, which is the nodal agency of Govt. of Kerala for startup related activities and schemes.
The Seed Support System primarily supports the startups on the following:
Testing & Trials
Professional consultancy (To attract professionals from leading industrial organisations and academicians from reputed educational institutions to work with small firms)
Manpower for day to day operations
Early-stage Equity Funding
KSUM is partnering with SEBI accredited Venture Capital Funds for the creation of a corpus fund for supporting the emerging startups in the state. The Funds shall be investing in early-stage startups with a ticket size of Rs. 25 lakhs – Rs. 200 lakhs.
Startups who are registered in Kerala
Startups who are at an early stage/who have a product & tracxn
Technology-based products startup from different sectors
Startups from PAN India & who are ready to reregister in Kerala
Patent Support System
During the budget speech of FY 2015-16, Govt. of Kerala has proposed a new scheme called the Patent Support Scheme, in which support is provided to student entrepreneurs who can secure a patent.
The International Entrepreneurship Exchange Programme is a combination of schemes aimed at giving the students and young Entrepreneurs of the State maximum exposure to the international startup ecosystems and also to foster cooperation between startup ecosystems across the world.
The programme involves taking student/young entrepreneurs to the most advanced/mature startup destinations, such as Silicon Valley, Menlopark, USA, London, Tokyo, Tel Aviv, etc for an exchange programme where they interact with the startups/clients in that ecosystem. This will enhance marketing/funding opportunities for the local startups and also give international exposure to their products.
Follow the below steps to register in KSUM .
Visit KSUM website
Click on Apply now option.
After that click on the apply link which applies to you. You need to be a registered user to access the facilities of the Kerala Startup Mission. If you want to register your startup, click on "Register" for Startups
Select your startup type and click on the Register option.
The start-up registration page will be displayed. Provide details of First name, last name, email ID and mobile number.
Once registered, the applicant will then get access to all the major events in the Kerala ecosystem and also get access to apply for various schemes for startups like incubation, seed fund, startup box, patent reimbursement etc. as shown on the left side of the screen under the Application tab.
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