Despite COVID Situation, Odisha’s Export Increased 55%: CM Naveen

Bhubaneswar: Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik today said despite COVID situation, Odisha’s export in the current fiscal year up to November witnessed a growth of 55 per cent.

Inaugurating State Export Award Ceremony here on Friday, Patnaik said export plays a vital role in economic growth and Odisha has a magnificent history of overseas trade and commerce. He said the glory of “Sadhab Pua” of Kalinga venturing into overseas markets to promote our merchandise continue to inspire us.

Patnaik said his government is striving to create a conducive atmosphere to promote export through greater ease of doing business, implementation of 5T mechanism, infrastructure support and facilities for quality standardization.

Stating that Odisha is among the top five States in the Export Preparedness Index (EPI) 2020 released by the Niti Aayog, the Odisha CM said the endeavour is to promote exports are paying off.

Despite adverse situation caused by COVID-19 pandemic, the export from the State in the current financial year up to November has registered 55 per cent hike over the export value corresponding to the same period in last financial year.

The Chief Minister said there are many local MSME products which have the potential to compete in the global market and added that the time is not far off when the Departmental stores in Europe and America will be studded with products made by our Women SHGs from Kalahandi, Kandhamal and Malkangiri.

Patnaik congratulated the winners of the state export award and hoped that Odisha will be an export hub of the country soon.

Minister Industry & MSME Dibya Shankar Mishra said that Odisha has excellent potential to become a major exporting state in the country because of its natural resources, locations and advantages.

Chief Secretary, Development Commissioner, Agriculture Production Commissioner gave away the awards to Exporters on behalf of the Chief Minister for the year 2017-18, 2018-19. Total 26 Exporters of Odisha were awarded in different category on this occasion. Secretary to Chief Minister (5-T) coordinated the meeting.

List of State Export Awardees

Lok Seva Bhawan, 3rd Floor Conference Hall.

Hon’ble Guests

  1. Hon’ble Minister, MSME, Odisha
  2. Chief Secretary, Odisha
  3. Principal Secretary, MSME Department, Govt. of Odisha
Sl. No. Name of the Exporter Category Product Group Award Details of Export Performance
1 M/s Vedanta Limited,

Jharsuguda

Large Industry Metallurgical

Product

 

Best Exporter’s Award for the year 2017-18 & 2018-19 The unit had exported Rs.11,052 crore in 2017-18 and Rs.16,845 crore in 2018-19 of aluminium products which was highest export in terms of value among all the exporters of the State under Large category and selected for Best Exporters’ Award for both the years.

 

2 M/s Hari Marine Pvt. Ltd., Balasore Medium Industry Marine Product Certificate of Excellence for the year 2017-18 The unit had exported Rs.77 crore worth of marine products in the year 2017-18 and recorded more than 15% growth over the preceding year.

 

3 M/s Terra Block Machinery Pvt. Ltd.,

Bhubaneswar

Micro / Small Category Engineering and

Allied Products

 

Trophy with Certificate of Merit for the year 2017-18 and 2018-19 The unit had exported Rs.74.36 lakh and Rs.149.23 lakh worth of brick making machine during the year 2017-18 and   2018-19 respectively and maintained a sustained growth of export for preceding two years.
4 M/s TATA Consultancy Services Ltd.,

Bhubaneswar

Large Industry Electronics and Software Product Certificate of Excellence for the year 2018-19 The unit had exported Rs.771 crore worth of software in 2018-19 and recorded more than 15% growth over the preceding year.
5 M/s J.P. Handloom,

Nuapatna, Cuttack

Micro / Small Category Handloom Products Certificate of Excellence for the year 2018-19 The unit had exported Rs.1.15 crore worth of handloom products in 2018-19 and recorded more than 15% growth over the preceding year.

 

6 M/s Trimurti Art and Crafts,

Bhubaneswar

Micro / Small Category Handicraft Certificate of Excellence for the year 2017-18 The unit had exported Rs.19.19 lakh worth of stone carvings in the year 2017-18 and recorded more than 15% growth over the preceding year.

 

7 M/s Shiballoy Multiflex Pvt.  Ltd.,

Bhubaneswar

Micro / Small Category Engineering and

Allied Products

 

Certificate of Excellence for the year 2017-18 The unit had exported Rs.64.14 lakh worth of brazed carbide tool in the year 2017-18 and recorded more than 15% growth over the preceding year.

 

8 M/s NALCO, Bhubaneswar Large Industry Metallurgical Products Trophy with Certificate of Merit for the year 2018-19 NALCO had exported Rs.4789 crore worth of Aluminium during the year 2018-19 and maintained a sustained growth in export for preceding two years.

 

9 M/s Magma Foods Limited, Jajpur Micro / Small Category Agro Products

 

Certificate of Excellence for the year 2017-18 and Trophy with Certificate of Merit for the year 2018-19 The unit had exported Rs.4.81 crore in 2017-18 and Rs.5.56 crore worth of tamarind paste during the year 2018-19 and selected for Certificate of Excellence for the year 2017-18 and Trophy with Certificate of Merit for the year 2018-19.

 

 

List of State Export Awardees

Lok Seva Bhawan, 2nd Floor Conference Hall.

Hon’ble Guests

  1. Development Commissioner, Odisha
  2. Principal Secretary, Agriculture & FE Department
  3. Principal Secretary, Steel & Mines Department
  4. Secretary, Fisheries & Animal Resources Department
  5. Secretary, Handlooms, Textiles & Handicrafts Department
Sl. No. Name of the Exporter Category Product Group Award Details of Export Performance
1 M/s R.B. Agrawalla & Company Pvt. Ltd.,

Kalunga, Sundergarh

Micro / Small Category Engineering and

Allied Products

 

Best Exporters’ Award for the year 2017-18 & 2018-19 The unit had exported Rs.13.66 crore in 2017-18 and Rs.16.23 crore in 2018-19 recorded highest export in terms of value among all the exporters under Micro / Small category.

 

2 M/s Falcon Marine Exports, Bhubaneswar Large Industry Marine Product

 

Trophy with Certificate of Merit for the year 2017-18 The unit had exported Rs.1346 crore worth of marine products in the year 2017-18 and maintained a sustained growth in export for preceding two years.

 

3 M/s Odisha Solutions Pvt. Ltd., Bhubaneswar Micro / Small Category Engineering and Allied Products Special Certificate for the year 2017-18 The unit had exported Rs.66.56 lakh worth of Tile Making Machine for the first time in the year 2017-18 and selected to get a Special Certificate as a debut exporter.

 

4 M/s Aabsys Information Technology (P) Ltd., Bhubaneswar Micro / Small Category Electronics and Software Product Certificate of Excellence for the year 2018-19 The unit had exported Rs.9.30 crore worth of software in the year 2018-19 and recorded more than 15% growth over the preceding year.
5 M/s TRL Krosaki Refractories Ltd.,

Belphar, Jharsuguda

Large Industry Chemical & Allied Product

 

Trophy with Certificate of Merit for the year 2018-19 The unit had exported Rs.273.28 crore worth of refractories in the year 2018-19 and maintained a sustained growth in export for preceding two years.

 

6 Indian Rare Earths Limited,

Chhatrapur, Ganjam

Large Industry Minerals including Granite Product Trophy with Certificate of Merit for the year 2017-18 & 2018-19 I.R.E. had exported Rs.218.68 crore in 2017-18 and Rs.384.56 crore worth of rare earth products in 2018-19 and maintained a sustained growth in export for preceding two years.

 

7 M/s Infosys Limited,

Bhubaneswar

Large Industry Electronics and Software Product Trophy with Certificate of Merit for the year 2017-18 & 2018-19 Infosys had exported Rs.2080 crore in 2017-18 and Rs.2578 crore worth of software in 2018-19 and maintained a sustained growth in export for preceding two years.

 

8 M/s IFGL Refractories Pvt. Ltd., Kalunga Large Industry Chemical & Allied Product

 

Trophy with Certificate of Merit for the year 2017-18 The unit had exported Rs.252 crore worth of Refractories in the year 2017-18 and maintained a sustained growth in export for preceding two years.

 

9 M/s Ferro Alloys Corporation Limited,

Bhadrak

Large Industry Metallurgical Products

 

Certificate of Excellence for the year 2018-19 The unit had exported Rs.340 crore worth of HC ferro chrome in the year 2018-19 and recorded more than 15% growth over the preceding year.

 

 

List of State Export Awardees

Kharvela Bhawan, 3rd Floor Conference Hall.

Hon’ble Guests

  1. Agriculture Production Commissioner
  2. Principal Secretary, Industries Department
  3. Secretary, Electronics & Information Technology
  4. Director of Industries, Odisha, Cuttack
  5. Senior Branch Manager, ECGC, Sahid Nagar
Sl. No. Name of the Exporter Category Product Group Award Details of Export Performance
1 M/s Jay Bharat Spices

Pvt. Ltd.,

Jagatpur, Cuttack

Micro / Small Category Agro Products Trophy with Certificate of Merit for the year 2017-18 The unit had exported Rs.2.09 crore worth of spices in the year 2017-18 and maintained a sustained growth in export for preceding two years.

 

2 M/s Hindalco Industries

Limited,

Lapanga, Sambalpur

Large Industry Metallurgical Products Trophy with Certificate of Merit for the year 2017-18 The unit had exported Rs.424 crore worth of Aluminium Ingot in the year 2017-18 and maintained a sustained growth in export for preceding two years.

 

3 M/s Gupta Power

Infrastructure,

Bhubaneswar

Medium Industry Engineering and Allied Products Certificate of Excellence for the year 2017-18 and Trophy with Certificate of Merit 2018-19 The unit had exported Rs.191 crore in  2017-18 and Rs.212 crore worth of LT cable during the year 2018-19 and selected for Certificate of Excellence for the year     2017-18 and Trophy with Certificate of Merit for the year 2018-19.

 

4 M/s Sreeragam Exports Pvt. Ltd.,

Bhubaneswar

Medium Industry Marine Product Certificate of Excellence for the year 2017-18 The unit had exported Rs.440 crore worth of marine products in 2017-18 and recorded more than 15% growth over the preceding year.

 

5 MMTC Limited,

Bhubaneswar

Large Industry Metallurgical

Products

Certificate of Excellence for the year 2017-18 MMTC had exported Rs.401 crore worth of Pig Iron in the year 2017-18 and recorded more than 15% growth over the preceding year.

 

6 M/s Emami Paper Mills Limited,

Balasore

Large Industry Chemical & Allied Product

 

Certificate of Excellence for the year 2018-19 The unit had exported Rs.741 crore worth of paper in the year 2018-19 and recorded more than 15% growth over the preceding year.

 

7 M/s Sabat Exports Private Limited, BBSR Micro / Small Category Handloom Products Certificate of Excellence for the year 2018-19 The unit had exported Rs.17 lakh worth of handloom products in the year 2018-19 and recorded more than 15% growth over the preceding year.

 

8 M/s Balasore Alloys Limited, Balasore Large Industry Metallurgical Products Certificate of Excellence for the year 2017-18 The unit had exported Rs.946 crore worth of Ferro Chrome in the year 2017-18 and recorded more than 15% growth over the preceding year.

 

 

 

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