KFDC is a public sector enterprise jointly owned by the state and central government. The main activities of KFDC include management of timber and softwood plantations including its felling, auctions, planting and silvicultural management. KFDC has unique Eco-tourism sites which are managed scientifically, supporting local communities with a bare minimum footprint. Cash crop production of cardamom, coffee, tea, pepper etc., and its sale through eco-shops and auctions also are important part of KFDC activities. KFDC ensures conservation and protection of its forest and biodiversity wealth while also supporting forest communities.