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Profit, Eligibility & Requirements For Pearl Farming In India

by aditya abhishek


Pearl farming is one of the most profitable agribusiness that can help you earn up to 60% profit in a single with low investments as well.


Indian government is offering 50% subsidy for setting up an oyster pearl farm. By investing 25,000 INR you can earn up to 3,00,000 INR within 15 months. 


To get benefits of government schemes, you must be an Indian citizen, land and on-ground pearl cultivation training. 


To get subsidy you should have Domecile & Category certificate, Aadhar card, Bank account details, Pond area details, and passport sized photographs. 


Central Institute of Freshwater Aquaculture, (ICAR) Kausalyaganga, Bhubaneswar organizes training on pearl cultivation. You can visit their official site to get training. 

Costs & Marketing

Cultured fresh water pearls can be sold at 250 INR per gram, while cultured salt water pearls can be sold at 450 per carat in the Indian market. 


To get high returns, you must learn to market your pearls. If you are producing in bulk, then you can sell them to jwellery & fashion wholesalers. 


Or you can create your own pearl fashion brand and market your final products through ads on google, facebook and instagram. 

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