Foundation Stone of Mega Food Park at Mathura District in Uttar Pradesh (Download PDF)

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Foundation stone for M/s Nandvan Mega Food Park Private Limited located in Badawal, Chhata-Barsana road in Mathura in Uttar Pradesh has been laid by Union Minister for Food Processing Industries.

Map Location of Badawal

Map Location of Badawal

Map Location of Badawal

Image of Mega Food Park Model

Image of Mega Food Park Model

Image of Mega Food Park Model

Details About Mega Food Park

  • This Mega Food Park is being set up in 57.41 acre of land at cost of Rs. 120.77 Crore.

  • A financial assistance of Rs. 50.00 Crore has been approved by Government of India to project.

  • Facilities being created by M/s Nandvan Mega Food Park Private Limited at Central Processing Centre (CPC) of this Mega Food Park include

Facilities

  • Multipurpose Cold Storage - 2000 MT

  • Individually Quick Frozen (IQF) with Frozen Storage - 2 MT/HT & 4000 MT

    • Dry Warehouse - 10000 MT

    • Raw milk packaging Line – 2 LLPD

    • Pulses & Grain packaging line – 2 MT & Food testing lab

  • So, lead promoter will also setup an Anchor Unit with an investment of approx. Rs. 24.13 Crore for Dairy Processing with plant capacity of 500 TPD.

  • This Park also has common administrative building for office & other uses by entrepreneurs & 5 PPCs at

    • Aligarh

    • Mathura

    • Kanshiram Nagar

    • Bharatpur

    • Agra

  • This all having facilities for primary processing & storage near farms.

  • The Mega Food Park will leverage an additional investment of about Rs. 250 crore in 25 - 30 food processing units in park & generate turnover of about Rs. 450 - 500 crore annually.

  • Park will also provide direct & indirect employment to 5,000 persons & benefit about 25,000 farmers in CPC & PPC catchment areas.

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

Background:

  • Undarn Visionary guidance of Prime Minister Ministry of Food Processing Industries is focusing on boosting food processing industry so agriculture sector grows exponentially & become major contributor to doubling farmer’s income & ‘Make in India’ initiative of government.

  • To give more acceleration 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.

  • Mega Food Parks create modern infrastructure facilities for food processing along value chain from farm to market with strong forward & backward linkages through cluster-based approach. Common facilities & enabling infrastructure is created at Central Processing Centre & facilities for primary processing & storage is created near farm inform of Primary Processing Centers (PPCs) & Collection Centers (CCs).

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

- Published/Last Modified on: May 23, 2019

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