Kochi–Coimbatore-Bengaluru Industrial Corridor
Government of India has announced the extension of Chennai – Bengaluru Industrial Corridor to Kochi via Coimbatore covering Krishnagiri, Dharmapuri, Salem, Namakkal, Erode, Karur, Tiruppur, Coimbatore and Nilgiris Districts of Tamil Nadu. Dharmapuri-Salem has been identified as the priority node and will be developed as an Integrated Manufacturing Cluster (IMC). About 1700 acres of land in Dharmapuri has been identified in this node for Phase-1 development. TIDCO and Delhi Mumbai Industrial Corridor Development Corporation Limited (DMICDC) are working on selection of a consultant for the preparation of master plan for this node.