Emerging Agritech Revolution in India


• With 15 agro-climatic zones and different cultivation practices, India needs large-scale technology intervention to resolve various pre/post-harvest agri-chain woes

• During the past few years, the rapid adoption of mobile and internet (570 mn internet users) at the grass-root level is the major driving factor behind the growth in this sector

• There are more than 500 active agritech startups in India which are working towards solving the problems and challenges in the agriculture sector

• Total Investment of ˜USD 450 Mn in last 5 years, out of which ˜USD 250 Mn came in 2019

Source: Maple Advisors

By Salil Ostwal

Assistant Product Manager at IndiaMART