1st Aqua Mega Food Park in Andhra Pradesh Has Been Commissioned (Download PDF)

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Godavari Mega Aqua Food Park at Tundurru Village in Bhimavaram Mandal, West Godavari District, Andhra Pradesh via video conferencing commissioned By Union Minister. M/s Godavari Mega Aqua Food Park Pvt. Ltd is promoted park. This is1st Mega Aqua Food Park operationalized exclusively established for fish & marine products processing in state of Andhra Pradesh.

Image of Aqua Mega Food Park in Andhra Pradesh

Image of Aqua Mega Food Park in Andhra Pradesh

Image of Aqua Mega Food Park in Andhra Pradesh

Other Food Park

Other Mega Food Park sanctioned by Ministry in Chittoor District of Andhra Pradesh has already been inaugurated on 9th of July 2012.3rd Mega Food Park sanctioned by Ministry in Andhra Pradesh is under implementation at Krishna District.

About Godavari Mega Aqua Food Park

  • This Food Park has been set up in 57.81 acre of land at cost of Rs. 122.60 crores.

  • The facilities created by developer at Central Processing Centre (CPC) of this Mega Food Park include

    • Pre-processing line for Fish of 1.5 TPH

    • Pre-processing line for shrimp of 1.5 TPH

    • Freezing of Fish of 1.5 TPH

    • Freezing of Shrimp of 1.5 TPH

    • Cold Storage for Fish of 2000MT

    • Cold Storage for Shrimp of 1000MT

    • Ice plant

  • Food Testing Laboratory besides state of art enabling infrastructure.

  • Park also has common Administrative building for office & other uses by entrepreneurs & 2 PPCs at Amalapuram EG-District & Karlapalem, Guntur District having facilities for primary processing & storage near farms in catchment area to benefit farmers.

  • Park will benefit people of West Godavari-District as well as nearby Districts of East Godavari, Krishna of Andhra Pradesh & nearby districts of Telangana.

  • Modern infrastructure for food processing created at Park will benefit farmers, growers, processors & consumers of Andhra Pradesh & adjoining areas immensely & prove to be big boost to growth of food processing sector in state of Andhra Pradesh.

Background

  • For giving major boost to food processing sector by adding value & reducing food wastage at each stage of supply chain with particular focus on perishables, Ministry of Food Processing Industries is implementing Mega Food Park Scheme in country.

  • Government of India provides financial assistance up to Rs. 50.00 Crore per Mega Food Park project under Scheme.

- Published/Last Modified on: June 12, 2019

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