Oil and Natural Gas, Glass Sand, Clay, Lignite, Quartz, Silica Sand
(a) Forest Area (Forest Survey 2015) : 7866 Sq. Km
(b) % of forest area to geographical area : 74.97 %
Achievement made during 2016-17
Status of Plantation
|Total plantation available (in Ha.)
||Achievement 2015-16 (in Ha.)
||Target for 2016-17 (in Ha.)
Source: Forest Department, Tripura.
Status of rubber production
|Source of plantation
||No. of Tapping Block
||Target during 2016-17 (in Mt.)
||Production 2016-17 (in Mt.)
Source: - Forest Department, Tripura.
In Tripura about 90% of mulberry farmers are women. The progress of area coverage and cocoon productivity is achieved to a significant level.
||Coverage of beneficiaries (Nos.)
||Coverage of mulberry plantation acres (ha)
||Achiv. of cocoon production (Mt)
||Raw silk production (Mt)
Source: - Industries Department, Tripura.