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Benefits

Greentech Mega Food Park is based on concept of comparative advantage for food processing industries. The objective is to augment farmers’ income through increasing yield, better pricing and quality. Wastage reduction, value addition to perishables, ensuring economic and viable processing to produce market oriented products, creation of substantial rural employment opportunities follow the process. The park entails the 'Farm-to-Fork' concept which implies provision of state-of-the-art infrastructure (throughout the entire backward and forward linkages) connects the farm gate with the consumer. The economic benefits from this project can be defined as the tangible benefits encompassing income generation and value addition by the project. The social benefits which are mostly in tangible in nature are the positive externalities generated out of the project. The economic benefit can be generated through employment generation and value addition to the produce.

All round infrastructure and industrial development is key to achieve the objectives of inclusive socio-economic progress of all sections of the society. Opportunities of employment generation depends on increased economic activity propelled by investment and enterprise, capitalizing on the comparative and resource advantages.

Overall, the project, through seamless backward and forward integration, envisages the following -


setting of 30 to 35 processing units in the Park with a cumulative investment of over Rs. 250.00 crore, direct and indirect employment creation of approximately 30000 persons and increase in farmers ‘ remunerations in the entire project catchment through more efficient procurement mechanisms. The project, thus, holds great potential for development of food processing sector and agricultural community of Rajasthan.

Food processing sector in Rajasthan is growing with rapid growth rate in the last half a decade. This park will benefits for Rajasthan for not only facilitating in development of food parks but also in setting up of individual food processing units within and outside the park.

It is one of its kind & sure to go a long way and establish Rajasthan state as a food Processing hub in the northern part of the country.