Gujarat Co-operative Milk Marketing Federation Ltd (GCMMFL), makers of Amul brand dairy products, is planning to expand its own milk processing capacities in the next two to three years. For this, it is planning to set up 10 milk processing units across the country including Kolkata, Varansi, Lucknow, Kanpur and Faridabad. The 10 lakh litre per day plant near Kolkata would come up in the next 15 months at a cost of Rs. 250 crore. Approximate cost of the project is around Rs.5000 crores.
Extracted from HBL, Feb 19,’15