Physical Infrastructure

Cluster Development

Cold Chain, Value Addition and Preservation Infrastructure

Launched by the MOFPI with the objective of providing integrated and complete cold chain and preservation infrastructure facilities without any break from the farm gate to consumers. The integrated cold chain projects would bring together farmers, processors and retailers together and link agriculture production to market to maximise value addition, minimize wastage and improve farmers' income

Under the Scheme Of Cold Chain, Value Addition and Preservation Infrastructure, IL&FS Clusters has been engaged as the Project Management Agency with the Ministry of Food Processing Industries for last 1 year. 39 projects have been approved involving an aggregate investment of around Rs. 852 crores. As a Project Management Agency (PMA) IL&FS clusters has been engaged to provide management, capacity building, coordination and monitoring support. The scope of work being:

  • To assist MOFPI in inviting Expression of Interest for projects under the scheme
  • To assist MOFPI in evaluation/appraisal of techno-feasibility reports and Detailed Project Reports
  • To assist project implementing agencies in financial closure of projects
  • To assist MOFPI in release of grant under the scheme
  • To monitor and report progress of projects under scheme to MOFPI

39 projects have been approved under the scheme. These projects are located across the States of Himachal Pradesh, Tamil Nadu, Maharashtra, West Bengal, Punjab, Haryana, Andhra Pradesh, Himachal Pradesh, UP, Karnataka, West Bengal, Uttrakhand, Jammu & Kashmir, Assam, Manipur, Nagaland, Mizoram and Manipur
Projects in this Sector
  • Agro & Food Processing
  • Artisan Clusters
  • Cold Chain, Value Addition and Preservation Infrastructure
  • Development AYUSH Enterprises
  • Howrah Foundry Cluster
  • Industrial Clusters Infrastructure
  • Ludhiana Textile Cluster
  • Mega Food Parks Scheme
  • Skills and Employment in Apparel Manufacturing (SEAM)
  • Tripura Bamboo Project
  • Vision Document Implementation in Bihar

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