The Odisha Government is currently pursuing 74 industrial projects entailing an investment of more than Rs. 2 lakh crore and it will give a big boost.
The State had two major ports, Paradip and Dhamra, and good industrial infrastructure. The rich metal and mineral resources can be exploited. The Odisha Government had cleared a proposal from a Vizag-based company, Coastal Corporation Ltd, to set up a unit at a seafood park in Deras. The company would invest Rs 51 crore in the unit, generating 300 jobs.