Bhubaneswar: A state-of-the-art Aluminium Park, aiming at creating 15,000 job opportunities, will soon come up at Angul in Odisha.
It will be the first project in the subcontinent with a facility to directly obtain molten aluminium from the smelter, a senior official said.
The park, involving an investment of Rs 180 crore, will be spread over 223 acres of industrial land.
The Aluminium Park would also create opportunities for downstream industries in the aluminium sector.
Jointly developed by Odisha Industrial Infrastructure Development Corporation (IDCO) and National Aluminium Company Limited (NALCO), Angul Aluminium Park will be the first project in the subcontinent with a facility to directly obtain molten aluminium from the smelter, he said.
The project will also act as a stimulus to a responsive and a growing economy, another official said.
With an investment of Rs 180 crore for infrastructure of the project, the park would be a complete industrial state-of-the-art entity, fully equipped with logistics infrastructure facility, an exclusive training centre, a park administration and a display and trade services facility.