1303 Cold Storages With Total Capacity of Over 45 Lakh MT Established Under Various Govt Schemes

1303 cold storages with a total capacity of 45,62,860 Metric Tonnes (MT) have been established in the country under the schemes under Ministry of Food Processing Industries and Department of Agriculture, Cooperation & Farmers Welfare (DAC&FW) from 2015-16 to 2019-20 (as on 31.10.2019). This information was given by the Minister of State for Food Processing Industries  Mr. Rameswar Teli in a written reply in the Lok Sabha.

1303 Cold Storages With Total Capacity of Over 45 Lakh MT Established Under Various Govt Schemes

1303 cold storages with a total capacity of 45,62,860 Metric Tonnes (MT) have been established in the country under the schemes under Ministry of Food Processing Industries and Department of Agriculture, Cooperation & Farmers Welfare (DAC&FW) from 2015-16 to 2019-20 (as on 31.10.2019)This information was given by the Minister of State for Food Processing Industries  Mf. Rameswar Teliin a written reply in the Lok Sabha. The details of the capacity generation are as follows:

State/ UT-wise and Year-wise distribution of cold storages financially assisted under the Schemes of MoFPI and DAC&FW with their respective capacities from2015-16 to 2019-20 (as on 31.10.2019)
S.No.State2015-162016-172017-182018-192019-20Total
Number of cold storageCapacity in MTNumber of cold storageCapacity in MTNumber of cold storageCapacity in MTNumber of cold storageCapacity in MTNumber of cold storageCapacity in MTNumber of cold storageCapacity in MT
1Andhra Pradesh7310371154780719860133939733688841181962
2Andaman & Nicobar Islands000021000000021000
3Arunachal Pradesh000011000000011000
4Assam42157721055200215200235001050829
5Bihar2350000005266827424001472582
6Chhattisgarh15200000063827365001015527
7Gujarat6221995872355615126576389722957678192173401466945
8Haryana1340794246483117397545108900059156269
9Himachal Pradesh19390921115441001921484257005181717
10Jammu & Kashmir62620741473020722096171340036130280
11Jharkhand15000110000000000215000
12Karnataka149005245791228277154672374502440149503
13Kerala0000336003490032500911000
14Madhya Pradesh22109129003221025263404180034159371
15Maharashtra1141157726747358060031256300084174134
16Manipur0000116000019021690
17Nagaland00003100015000041500
18Odisha4715644073998255300004960063211322
19Punjab3610772718015225956028111438220089286940
20Rajasthan3109792650620393501141873103798708
21Tamil Nadu12791200123120081881715249004782829
22Telangana1056029523000511600820400104544638156475
23Tripura000000150000015000
24Uttar Pradesh44174184422070988430606249211271428295223926910
25Uttarakhand19361503112001325500106170004579020
26West Bengal5300770011000107570567002145347
 Total325112704919787307639213269623089570138127876013034562860

 

Ministry of Food Processing Industries (MoFPI) is implementing Pradhan MantriKisanSampadaYojana (PMKSY), which comprises of component schemes namely (i) Integrated Cold Chain and Value Addition Infrastructure, (ii) Mega Food Park, (iii) Creation of Backward & Forward Linkages, (iv)Creation / Expansion of Food Processing and Preservation Capacities (v) Agro processing Cluster and (vi) Operation Greens. Cold storages are established as a part of these schemes. The prospective entrepreneurs may apply against the Expression of Interest as and when floated by thisMinistry.

 

Cold storages are also established through the schemes of Department of Agriculture, Cooperation & Farmers Welfare (DAC&FW) namely (i) Mission for Integrated Development of Horticulture (MIDH) for development of Horticulture in the country and (ii) Capital Investment Subsidy for Construction/ Expansion / Modernization of Cold Storages and Storages for Horticulture Products of National Horticulture Board.

CATEGORIES
TAGS

COMMENTS

Wordpress (0)
Disqus (0 )
%d bloggers like this: