Japan-Bhutan Friendship Association


SAMDRUP JONGKHAR Dzongkhag (2,300km2 )
…is the Eastern-most prospers town as a base of transit trade between Bhutan and India. Industrial goods such as electric devices and fabrics are imported from India to Bhutan through this town. At the same time, agricultural crops including potatoes and oranges are exported to India from Bhutan via here. There are many Indian merchants around, giving the impression of being in India to the whole town.Due to low altitude, it belongs to subtropical zone, which creates the view of paddy field.