Commerce Ministry updates on setting up of Industrial cities in Maharashtra

Posted by Daily Shipping Times on 20-07-2017        Tweet

NEW DELHI: As part of the implementation of Delhi Mumbai Industrial Corridor (DMIC) Project, 8 Investment Regions/ Industrial Areas/ Industrial Cities/ Nodes have been identified to be developed in phase-1 of the project. Out of these eight areas, following two industrial areas have been planned in Maharashtra:

(I)           Shendra Bidkin Industrial Area near Aurangabad

(II)          Dighi Port Industrial Area

Government of India has already approved the construction of trunk infrastructure components and landscaping for Phase-1 of the Shendra Bidkin Industrial Area (SBIA) in the Shendra region spreading across 8.39 sq km in Maharashtra in the Delhi Mumbai Industrial Corridor (DMIC). Further Construction of trunk infrastructure for Phase II of Part I of Shendra Bidkin Industrial Area (SBIA) namely the Bidkin region spread across 31.79 sq km at an estimated project cost of Rs. 6,414.21 crore has also been approved by the Government.

This information was given by the Commerce and Industry Minister Smt. Nirmala Sitharaman in Rajya Sabha.