The State Government has considered for establishing of Food Parks on the lines of industrial colony /clusters and extending all the required common facilities and infrastructure at one place to small and medium food processing units. The State Government has appointed MAIDC as agency to establish Food Park at Orange City, Five Star zone of MIDC, Butibori, Nagpur under Centrally Sponsored Scheme. Orange City Food Park is the brainchild of MAIDC & MIDC.
People call it a food-processing zone, but we call it a food-processing home. The home where you find every kind of advanced common facilities managed efficiently for you to offer custom service, which enables you to run food processing business with utmost ease and speed.
Orange City Food Park, having an area of 58.3 acres. The required infrastructure and common facilities like cold Administrative building, canteen, cold-storage, warehouse, Tetra pack building, processing and allied machinery equipment facilities, weighing bridge, quality control laboratory, potable water, effluent treatment plant, etc have been developed on 8 acres of Food Park area to extend support to food processing community for promotion of the industries in the zone. The project cost as appraised is Rs. 1117.50 Lakhs. The expenditure incurred so far amounts to Rs. 367.82 lakhs.
The following developmental activities have been taken place:
|01||Total Plots developed||68|
|03||Units commissioned and in operation||13|
|04||Units under construction||07|
The cold-storage is being run by M/s. Chill Freeze Services at Food Park and recently MOFPI has permitted to convert part of cold-storage into meat processing activity. In order to commence this activity, the MOU and other formalities are under process.