By the end of year 2012, Government to set up 10 spice parks across the most strategic locations in India. The decision to this effect was taken by the Spice Board of India, the nodal organization under the Ministry of Commerce and Industry. Spice parks consists of units like processing, packaging and certification. Spice Board of India, the nodal organization of the Ministry of Commerce and Industry, has taken a decision to this effect.
Objective: To promote export of spices. The projects on Spices Park are primarily intended to benefit the growing community through quality improvement, grading, packing, warehousing, etc for value addition which would lead to better price realization of their produce.
Some of the centres where the Spices Parks are proposed:-