Dholera Special Investment Region
Dholera had been a flourishing port in Gujarat with a prosperous trade till early 18th century. The state government is planning to develop it as a Special Investment Region (SIR) , the first in Gujarat.
The Dholera Special Investment Region will be a major new industrial hub located on a greenfield site about 100 km south of Ahmedabad, Gujarat at Gulf of Cambay. The project is the first investment region to be designated under the proposed Delhi – Mumbai Industrial corridor project (DMICDC), a joint Indian and Japanese Government initiative to create a linear zone of industrial development.