AMUL to invest in Odisha

BHUBANESWAR: The Gujarat Co-operative Milk Marketing Federation Ltd (AMUL) has decided to invest about Rs 250 crore in the dairy sector of Odisha.

The statement quoted Gujarat Co-operative Milk Marketing Federation Limited’s Managing Director RS Sodhi who made the announcement at the sidelines of a seminar at the World Food India 2017 in New Delhi on 4th November 2017.

Sodhi also said that currently there was a supply gap of 30 lakh litres of milk per day in Odisha. He also said the state was the second biggest market for Amul in the country.

Mayank Jalan, MD of Keventer Agro Ltd, during his meeting with the Odisha delegation also expressed their intent to set up a unit for maize processing, promote banana cultivation and set up a food processing laboratory in the state.

-By Odisha Age