Bhubaneswar: Union Minister Harsimrat Kaur Badal to inaugurate mega Food Park set up at cost of Rs 80 cr at Bhujabala under Kolnara block in Rayagada today.
MITS Mega Food park is one of its kind SEZ in the state of Odisha for the promotion of the Food Processng Industry . It is located in souther Odisha i.e, Rayagada , which is the growth engine of Southern Odisha.
Odisha has been at the fore front of the agri and food processing revolution in the country . The MITS Mega Food park project provides the best incentive and common facilities for food processing industry in whole of eastern India.
The proposed processing units that can be set up in the Mega Food Parks will be location specific and dependent on available raw materials. Processing Units in the Park could be IQF Frozen Foods, Fruits & Vegetables Processing, Mango/Tomato/ Banana/ Pineapple/ Guava Processing Pulp/Puree/Concentrates, Aseptic Juices, Nectars, Drinks, Tetra pack Aseptic Packaging Plant, Vacuum Drying, Candies, Papain Extraction, Enzymes & Oleoresins distillation. In Instant Foods -Ready to cook Vada, dosa, Idly, Cutlets etc, Specialty Foods-Energy drink mix, Wellness foods, Ready Meals Sterilized Fruits, Vegetables, Cereals Confectionery Plant-Chocolates -Cocoa processing Spices / Tastemakers Development unit-Seasonings Natural Color Extracts etc.