The Adani Group assured a huge investment to expand the capacity of
its Dhamra Port Company Ltd (DPCL) to 300 million tonne per annum and for other
industrial projects. The Adani Group Chairman also discussed its investment
plans in Odisha in logistics, industrial park, information technology and metal
The issue was discussed when Adani Group Chairman Mr. Gautam Adani and
his son and CEO of Adani Ports and SEZ Limited Mr. Karan Adani met Chief
Minister Mr. Naveen Patnaik at Naveen Niwas recently.
There was no discussion on the volume of investment. The company is
likely to reveal its detailed investment plan during the third edition of Make
in Odisha conclave that will be held this year, official sources said.
CM assured all support to the Adani Group
in its future projects
The Chief Minister assured all support to the Adani Group in its
future projects. He also invited the Adani Group for the conclave, said an
official source. The DPCL currently runs two berths to handle dry cargo like
iron ore, coal and limestone with a capacity of 25 million tonne per annum
It has already received clearances to expand its capacity to 100 mtpa.
According to media reports, the Adani Group plans for a Mundra-like expansion
plan at Dhamra.