The Invest Odisha delegation led by Capt. Dibya Sankar Mishra, Honble Minister Industries, MSME, Energy & Home and comprising of officials of Industries dept and Industry representatives in Odishanis in Guangzhou, China for an Investment promotion here.
As a part of the road show, the delegation visited Nine Dragon Paper (Holdings) Limited at Donguang near Gaunzhou, which has shown interest in investing in Odisha.
In the afternoon a road show was organised which was attended by the Chinese Industries representatives and was facilitated by the Indian Consulate in Guangzhou under the leadership of Sri. Sujit Ghosh.
Hon'ble Minister urged that India and China have ancient links and that under the leadership of Sri. Naveen Patnaik, Honble Chief Minister of Odisha, the state has come up a long way and is now one of the most industry ready state in India, with some of the best parameters in infrastructure and skill availability. He invited the Chinese industries to visit the state and establish investment links for which the state of Odisha is committed to give the best of facilitation and services.
Sri. Nitin Jawale, IAS MD IPICOL and Special Secretary Industries gave a presentation on Investment climate and opportunities in Odisha. He also answered the queries raised by Chinese companies in the interaction session.
The event was followed by one to one meeting with members of China Association of Small and Medium Enterprises (CASME) about bringing industries and supply chains in different sectors in Odisha and some others including, Phenix Battery Company a manufacturer of mobile phone batteries.