Odisha chief minister Naveen Patnaik inaugurated 9 industrial projects and performed ground-breaking ceremony of 23 industrial units.

These inaugurations and groundbreaking are statements of the chief minister’s vision for faster conversion of investment intents to grounding.

These projects with a total investment of Rs 6992.94 Crore and employment potential of 24,508 are spread over 14 districts (Bolangir, Boudh, Cuttack, Ganjam, Jajpur, Jagatsinghpur, Jharsuguda, Keonjhar, Khurda, Puri, Rayagada, Sambalpur, Subarnapur & Sundergarh).

Speaking on this occasion the CM said, “Our industrial portfolio is expanding with the inclusion of new age and employment-intensive sectors such as green energy equipment manufacturing, textiles, tourism, etc. The continuous improvement in the Ease of Doing Business ranking of the state, coupled with a business-friendly environment, world-class industrial infrastructure, and highly sought-after skill development initiatives, has been instrumental in attracting investments to Odisha.

Highlighting the fact that the 32 projects are spread across
14 districts, the CM expressed his pleasure on the broad-basing of industrialization in the state. The ceremony was held through Video conferencing in presence of minister Industries, MSME & Energy, senior government officials and representatives of these Industries.

Project Details:
No. Company Name Inauguration/
Ground Breaking District Product Project
(in Cr) Employment
1 Bhaskar Steel And Ferro
Alloy Pvt Ltd Inauguration -Sundargarh – Expansion of existing project by setting up 0.163 MTPA Steel Billet, 0.132 MTPA
Rolling Mill, 16 MW CPP, 0.6
MTPA Pellet and 0.109
MTPA Sponge iron plant – Rs 297.90 crore -800
2 Mash Biofuels Pvt Ltd Inauguration Subarnapur 550 KLPD grain-based ethanol along with10 MW cogeneration plant 299.05 300
3 Chalah Infratech Private
Limited Inauguration Khurdha Logistic Park 99.80 234
4 Aditya Birla Renewables
Limited Inauguration Bolangir 18.75 MW Solar Power Plant 89.44 28
5 ABIS Exports India
Private Limited Inauguration Jajpur Mechanized Hatchery unit with annual capacity of
805.11 lakh units 66.33 1650
6 NK Anand Foot wears Inauguration Champajhar
IE, Khurdha Footwear manufacturing unit 62.44 620
7 Sygma Tubes And Pipes
Private Limited Inauguration Sambalpur 5,00,000 MT Tube & Pipe manufacturing unit 51.99 60
8 Mayfair Hotels & Resorts Ltd. Inauguration Jharsuguda Convention Centre 49.50 110
9 SAIZAR Enterprise Pvt. Ltd. Inauguration KNIC, Jajpur Logistics & Warehousing 28.31 650

No. Company Name Inauguration/
Ground Breaking District Product Project
(in Cr) Employment
10 Ampin Solar One Private
Limited Ground Breaking EMC Park,
Khurdha Manufacturing facility of solar cells and modules 950.00 1750
11 Epsilon Carbon Ashoka
Private Limited Ground Breaking Jharsuguda 8,75,000 MTPA capacity
Integrated Carbon Complex 900.00 600
12 Hindalco Industries Ltd Ground Breaking Sambalpur Specialized Battery Foil manufacturing unit 834.00 1038
13 Calderys India
Refractories Limited Ground Breaking Khurdha Acidic & Basic Refractory
Bricks, Acidic & Basic
Monolithics, Steel Casting
Flux, Precast Prefired
Shaped Refractory Plant 723.00 350
14 Ion Exchange (India) Ltd Ground Breaking Jagatsinghpur Manufacturing unit of 25000
MT Water Treatment
Chemicals & 30000 MT
Monomer and Polymers 303.00 150
15 Hindalco Industries Ltd Ground Breaking Sambalpur White Fused Alumina manufacturing unit 241.05 210
16 MGM Biofuels Pvt Ltd Ground Breaking Boudh 200 KLPD Ethanol along with
5 MW CoGen Plant 225.24 120
17 Jatia Steel Ltd Ground Breaking Kalinga
Nagar, Jajpur TMT Rebar-cum Wire rod mill 220.00 150
18 VCI Chemical Industries
Pvt Ltd Ground Breaking Jajpur 1,00,000 TPA capacity Coal
Tar Distillation Plant 210.00 157
19 MGM Resorts Pvt. Ltd.
(Hyatt Regency) Ground Breaking Puri Hotel cum Resort 170.00 180
20 Century Extrusions
Limited Ground Breaking Jharsuguda 30,000 MT Aluminium Extruded Product manufacturing unit 160.00 1000
21 Abis Exports India Private
Limited Ground Breaking Jajpur Manufacturing of poultry feed 161.57 850
22 Purv Packaging Ground Breaking Khurdha Manufacturing unit for Plastic caps, Pet preforms and other allied products 152.48 133
23 Crackers India Alloys Ltd Ground Breaking Keonjhar 52,800 MT Steel Casting mill & Rolling Mill with Ancilliary facilities 101.50 240
24 Pearl Precision Products
Pvt Ltd Ground Breaking Jagatsinghpur Manufacturing of Plastic
Faucet, Water tank, HDPE
Pipes and Fittings 100.74 700
25 Woodisha Nirman Udyog Ground Breaking Ganjam Hotel 95.00 350
No. Company Name Inauguration/
Ground Breaking District Product Project
(in Cr) Employment
Private Limited
26 SLM Powders Private
Limited Ground Breaking Sundargarh 30,000 MTPA Atomized Iron
Powder 67.83 430
27 Pragati Milk Products Pvt. Ltd. Ground Breaking Cuttack Manufacturing plant for icecream & baked products 61.82 1045
28 Terrestrial Food
Processors Private
Limited (JK Paper Group) Ground Breaking Rayagada 150 TPD maize corn processing plant for production of starch and other by products 60.60 198
29 Arundhati Bandhakala
LLP Ground Breaking Sonepur Integrated Handloom
Production unit with 3000 nos of looms facilities 55.00 9,035
30 Offshore Infrastructures
Limited Ground Breaking Sainkul IE,
Keonjhar Fabrication unit to produce piping spools & Industrial structure 54.00 140
31 Milk Mantra Dairy Private
Limited Ground Breaking Puri Manufacturing unit for dairy products 51.10 1060
32 Romco Aluminates Pvt
Ltd Ground Breaking Sundargarh Electro Fused Ceramics unit with capacity of 30,000MTPA 50.25 170
Total 6,992.94 24,508