Facilities & Benefits

Core infrastructure facilities at CPC-Paithan Mega Food Park

Components Capacity
Dry Warehouse for raw materials and finished goods 70000SFT
Cold Storage 1000MT
Milk Chilling 5000LPD
Sorting & Grading Line 3MT per hour
IQF Facility 1MT per hour
Fruit & Vegetable Ripening Chambers 100MT
Food Testing Lab -
Reefer Vans 5
Ready Sheds for Micro, Small & Medium Enterprises 20
Aseptic Pulping Line for Mango and other fruits with aseptic filling 5MT per hour
Steam Generation Unit 4Ton per hour
Food Testing Lab
Reefer Vans 5
Ready Sheds for Micro, Small & Medium Enterprises 20

Cold Storage


Dry Warehouse for Raw Materials

Benefits of being part of PMFP

  • Assured supply of diverse range of raw materials
  • State of the art Infrastructure
  • Excellent Road, Rail and Air Connectivity
  • Continuous Power Supply
  • Assured Water Supply
  • Availability of skilled and semi-skilled manpower
  • Industrial Ecology through common waste processing
  • Conducive Government Policy

Incentives / Benefits available for units in Paithan Mega Food Park

A) Capital Subsidy : The units are entitled to capital subsidy ranging from 15 to 30 % based on the nature of facility being created. The said subsidies are made available by Ministry of Food Processing Industries (MoFPI), Minister of Agriculture, Govt. of Maharashtra, National Horticulture Board (NHB), and Agricultural & Processed Food Products Export Development Authority (APEDA)

B) Financial Assistance at 4.50 % per Annum : a) NABARD shall provide financial assistance @ 9.50 % per annum to units located in the food park b) Additionally, Government of Maharashtra shall provide interest subsidy of 5.00 % to small and medium scale units located in the food park.

Thus, the effective rate of interest shall be around 4.50 % per annum.

C) State Government Benefits : 1. Exemption from payment of VAT as per formula i.e : (A) VAT on local sales minus ITC (Input Tax Credit) or zero whichever is more + CST payable + 65 % of ITC. (B) The land is situated in D+zone, where the following benefits are applicable :

  • Unit having capital investment not exceeding Rs. 10 crores in plant and machinery are classified as MSME.
  • Exemption from stamp duty on lease / purchase of land
  • MSMEs will be eligible for power subsidy to the tunes of Rs. 1.00 (one) per unit for a period of 3 years from the date of commencing commercial production.
  • MSMEs will be eligible for 5 % subsidy on capital equipment for technology upgradation subject to a maximum of Rs. 25.00 lacs.
  Ceiling as % of fixed capital investment  No. of Years 
Food Processing   90  60  11 
Other Industries  80  50  10