The Mega Food Park at Alappuzha focusing on seafood will be set up with an outlay of Rs 130 crore by Kerala State Industrial Development Corporation (KSIDC) at the industrial growth centre in Cherthala.
KSIDC will create the basic enabling infrastructure at the MFP and also set up pre-processing centres (PPC) at 3 locations at Thoppumpady, Vypeen and Munambam. Two other locations at Neendakara and Aroor will be treated as Collection Centres. The basic enabling infrastructure includes a compound wall, internal roads, storm water drains, electricity and water supply. The specific infrastructure developments proposed are standard design factory, common facility centre (admin area, recreation area, lab facility, etc.), warehouse, cold storage, deep freezer, common ETP, and a deboning and canning centre. In addition to this the PPCs are to be equipped with facilities for pre-processing.
Already 19 sea food and related companies got the approval by allowing 33 acres of land for the units. The major seafood processing industries in Kerala has already started their operations.
|Postal Address||Pallippuram P.O, Cherthala, Alappuzha - 688541|
|Area of land||68.18 Acre|
|Nearest Town||Cherthala (7 km)|
|Nearest Railway Station||Cherthala (8 km)|
|Nearest Airport||Kochi (70 km)|
|Nearest Seaport||Kochi (30 km)|
Shri. Anush Joseph
Assistant Manager, Industrial Growth Centre
Building No CMC XI/266-A, Mullappally Road,
Cherthala, Alappuzha - 688524
Phone: 0478 2552021
Shri. M T Binil Kumar
Assistant General Manager (Infrastructure)
2nd Floor.Choice Towers,
Kochi-682016 e e x
Ph: 0484-2323010/2323101 (EPABX)