Mega Food Park

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Mega Food Park

The main objective of the scheme is to develop modern infrastructure facilities for the food processing and modernize the value chain from the farm to the market. The scheme supports creation of processing infrastructure near the farm, transportation, logistics and centralized processing centers.

The scheme aims to increase enhanced realization for farmers, creation of high quality processing infrastructure, reduction in wastage, capacity building of producers, processors and creation of an efficient supply chain along with significant direct and indirect employment generation in rural areas.

Pattern of Assistance:

  • Capital grant upto 50% of the “Eligible” project cost in general areas
  • Capital grant upto 75% of the “Eligible” project cost in difficult and hilly areas
  • Maximum grant upto Rs. 50 Crore per project

Components under Project cost:

  1. Core Processing Facilities:
  • Central Processing Facilities: Common facilities like testing laboratory, cleaning, grading, sorting and packing facilities, dry warehouses, specialized storage facilities, cold storage including Controlled Atmosphere Chambers, Pressure Ventilators, variable humidity stores, pre-cooling chambers, ripening chambers etc., cold chain infrastructure including reefer vans, packaging unit, irradiation facilities, steam sterilization units, steam generating units, Food incubation cum development centers etc.,
  • Primary Processing Centers and Farm Proximate Collection Centers: These shall have components like cleaning, grading, sorting and packing facilities (including equipment), dry warehouses, specialized cold stores including pre-cooling chambers, ripening chambers (including equipment), reefer vans, mobile pre-coolers, mobile collection vans etc.,
  1. Factory Buildings
  1. Enabling Basic Infrastructure : development of industrial plots, boundary wall, roads, drainage, water supply, electricity supply including captive power plant, effluent treatment plant, telecommunication lines, parking bay including traffic management system, weighbridges etc.
  1. Non-Core Infrastructure : Administrative buildings, training center including equipment, trade and display center, crèche, canteen, worker’s hostel, offices of service providers, labour rest and recreation facilities, marketing support system, etc.,
  1. Project Implementation Expenses : Includes cost of hiring the services of domain consultants by the SPV’s for preparation of DPRs, supply chain management, engineering/designing and construction supervision etc.,
  1. Land

Time Schedule and release of payments

Time schedule for completion and operationalization of project will be 30 months as detailed below from the date of issue of final approval.

Sl. No.


Time Period


Final Approval to release of 1st installment

6 months


1st installment to release of 2nd installment

8 months


2nd installment to release of 3rd installment

8 months


3rd installment to release of 4th and final installment

8 months



30 months

Our Unique Services

  1. Preparation of Detailed Project Reports (DPR)
  2. Layout Drawings
  3. Facilitating various permissions required from various Govt. Departments
  4. Error free application processing for various subsidies and incentives
  5. Facilitating the arrangement of subsidies and incentives from Govt. Departments
  6. Advisory on Purchase of Machinery / Technology and Civil works


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