Production Linked Incentives


During the last Financial year the Government of India, on behest of the Trade Body recommendations, worked out and approved the PLI Scheme for 10 Key sectors in order to not only enhance India’s manufacturing capabilities but at the same time generate employment thus propelling the economy. The following 10 Key sectors were chosen and approved by India’s Cabinet as per the vision 2025. For this, a total outlay of Rs 1.98 Lac Crores is pegged to be incentivised.

Jotwani Associates assists Clients with the following:

  • 1) Checking the eligibility of your company for Production Linked Incentives (Free of Charge)
  • 2) Application assistance under the schemes;
  • 3) Representing before authorities for the above applications,
  • 4) Assistance in calculating the amount of incentive,
  • 5) Following up with the relevant authorities for disbursement.


The Production Link Incentives (“PLI”) vary from 4% to 6% of revenues, based on incremental sales and investments. The definition of sales, investments, thresholds eligibility and incentives are different, for different sectors. Therefore, Jotwani Associates advises to follow the steps enumerated as below:

Step 1: (2-days): Seek a Free Assessment on eligibility. Contact us at +919730049704, or fill-up the form: CLICK HERE
Step 2: (3-day): Evaluation Report Discussion (Conference Call), Engagement Letter, Sharing of the list of documentation required
Step 3: (14-days): After submission of documents from the client: application preparation, it’s approval from the client and filing at the Ministry  
Step 4:  (14-days or earlier): First follow up and review of objections, if any


SectorMinistryProduct Lines
1Advanced Chemistry, Cell (ACC) BatteryNITI Aayog and Department of Heavy Industries ACC Batteries
2Electronic/Technology ProductsMinistry of Electronics and Information TechnologySemiconductor Fab, Display Fab, Laptop/ Notebooks, Servers, IoT Devices, Specified Computer Hardware
3Automobiles & Auto ComponentsDepartment of Heavy IndustriesAutomobile and Auto Components
4Pharmaceuticals drugsDepartment of PharmaceuticalsBiopharmaceuticals, Complex generic drugs, Patented drugs or drugs nearing patent expiry, Cell-based or gene therapy products, Orphan drugs, Special empty capsules, Complex excipients, Category 2: Active Pharma Ingredients (APIs) /Key Starting Materials (KSMs) and /Drug Intermediaries (Dls)
Category 3: Repurposed Drugs, Auto-immune drugs, Anti-cancer drugs, Antidiabetic drugs, Anti Infective drugs, Cardiovascular drugs, Psychotropic drugs and Anti-Retroviral drugs, In-vitro Diagnostic Devices (IVDs), Phytopharmaceuticals, Other drugs not manufactured in India, Other drugs as approved
5Telecom & Networking ProductsDepartment of Telecom Core Transmission Equipment, 4G/5G, Next Generation Radio Access Network and Wireless Equipment, Access & Customer Premises Equipment (CPE), Internet of Things (IoT) Access Devices and Other WirelessEquipment, Enterprise equipment: Switches, Router
6.Textile Products: MMF segment and technical textilesMinistry of Textiles Man-Made Fiber Segment, Technical Textiles
7.Food Products Ministry of Food Processing IndustriesMinistry of Food Processing Industries Ready to Eat / Ready to Cook (RTE/ RTC), Marine Products, Fruits & Vegetables, Honey, Desi Ghee, Mozzarella Cheese, Organic eggs, and poultry meat
8.High-Efficiency Solar PV ModulesMinistry of New and Renewable EnergySolar PV
9.White Goods (ACs & LED)Department for Promotion of Industry and Internal TradeAir conditioners, LED
10Speciality SteelMinistry of SteelCoated Steel, High Strength Steel, Steel Rails, Ally Steel Bars & Rods