Food processing Industry

Location factors

  • Vast stretches of land to establish mega food parks.
  • Agricultural dominance in the region to ensure regular supply
  • Efficient transportation to reduce logistics cost.
  • Labor: skilled as well as semi-skilled.
  • Capital: to setup the food parks, install technology etc
  • Market: Consumer behaviour and purchasing power of consumers in the region.
  • Infrastructure like Cold storage and warehousing facilities.
  • Popper testing infrastructure to ensure standards of hygiene. 
  • Continuous electricity.
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  • High Yield Varieties seeds reducing diversity of crops.
  • Climatic changes and frequent droughts and floods.
  • Land acquisition challenges.
  • Erratic power supply.
  • Lack of integrated agriculture marketing and corporate farming.

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