The Odisha state government has started scouting for potential investors for the Plastic Park at Paradip where land allotment is likely to begin by the middle of 2016. The Plastic Park is part of Petroleum, Chemicals and Petrochemicals Investment Region (PCPIR), a mega project, being executed around the port town of Paradip. PCPIR, which entails an investment of Rs. 2,77,000 crore, is planned on 284 sq km of land.
Extracted from The Hindu, July 04,’15