ACTION PLAN FOR NEXT 2 YEARS
of production capacity by addition of new machinery.
Replacement of old machinery by new machinery
Development of nutritious food with extrusion
based technology & Commercialization.
Erection of new plant with a capacity of 10 MT/Hour with latest
technology and construction of a new building with all modern
Proposed GAIN project of 10 MT / Hr capacity Plant in A.P.
GLOBAL ALLIANCE FOR IMPROVED NUTRITION (GAIN)
is a SWISS foundation that mobilizes public private partnership
and provides financial and technical support to deliver
nutritious foods to those people most at risk of mal-nutrition.
GAIN has been created in 2002 at a Special Session of UN
General Assembly on children. GAIN’s goal is to reach more
number of people with fortified foods that has sustainable
GAIN is headquartered in Geneva, Switzerland and has Regional
Offices in Cairo, Johannesburg, New Delhi and Washington DC.
GAIN has appointed a Consultant to study the performance of A.P.
Foods in terms of manufacturing and supplying of quality,
hygienically prepared nutritious food and feasibility of
expansion of the capacity of production and based on the report
of the Consultant, GAIN provided a grant of US Dollars 1.828
Million towards expansion for purchase of machinery and
Grant Agreement with GAIN has been signed on 30.06.2009 after
clearance from the Principal Secretary to Government, WD, CW &
DW Department, Hon’ble Minister of Women & Child Welfare and the
Hon’ble Chief Minister of Andhra Pradesh State.
Internal Kachha Roads formation in progress
New Gate opened in Northern side of the proposed Site
Clearances from Forest Department obtained
Clearances from Andhra Pradesh Pollution Control
Board is under progress
PMC has been entrusted with the job of obtaining
all other clearances from various Departments under Single
Window Scheme through the Industries Department.
Global Tenders floated on 06-07-2010
Global Re - Tenders floated on 13.09.2010
Government accorded permission to obtain direct quotes from the
Original Equipment Manufacturers (OEM’s) on Turn-Key Basis.
4 OEMs for supply of machinery have been qualified and the same
is under process.
Plant is expected to be commissioned by October’2012.
Construction of GAIN Building
Construction of Administrative Building
Construction of Quality Control Lab
Construction of Godowns
Installation of Double
Fortified ( Iodine & Iron) Salt Plant
It is proposed to set up a Double Fortified Salt (DFS) Plant in
A.P. Foods with an installed capacity of 30,000 MTs per Annum.
NIN is offering the technical guidance.
The State Govt., has accorded Permission & the MOU entered with
NIN is under renewal.
It is proposed to purchase refined salt and double fortification
with Iron and Iodine will be undertaken at A.P. Foods.
Tests for Production of DFS for in-house consumption has been conducted in the month of July 2011.
Construction of DFS Plant Building in A.P. Foods is in progress.
Capacity Building of Extruder Plant :
The purchase of two lines of each 2 MT/Hr
capacity Extruder Plant is in process to meet production
requirement of 36000 MTs. per annum.
Quotes have been invited from the Original
Equipment Manufacturers (OEM’s) as per the resolution of the
Executive Committee meeting held on 10.06.2011.
Quotes received from OEM’s is under
evaluation and PMC for Documentation work for the project are