The Delta State Investments Development Agency (DIDA) is established by law and is designed to leverage on the comparative advantage of the state in agriculture, aquaculture, Oil and gas, maritime resources and tourism sectors, etc in order to accelerate investments inflow and diversify the economy away from over dependence in oil revenues in line with the SMART Agenda of the present administration.
Our Four Cardinal Principles
Deepen The Economy
Through a system of processing agricultural produce to enhance value added and encouraging the establishment of new industries, rehabilitation of ailing industries and privatization of government industries.
Diversify The Economy
Emphasis in agriculture, aquaculture, solid minerals production, maritime business as well as tourism to move the state away from over dependence on petroleum.
Through a system of deliberate location of investments in all three senatorial zones based on the principle of best comparative advantage to promote balanced development.
Drive Integrated Development
Building infrastructural facilities, agro-industrial parks, promotion of energy investments to stimulate multi-sectoral investment growth, economic vibrancy and synergy between the various sectors of the economy.