Up to date: Oct 14, 2021 23:19 IST
Bhubaneswar (Odisha) [India], October 14 (ANI): In one other important step in direction of furthering Japan-Odisha industrial partnership, a target-oriented seminar session was held between the trade delegates from Japan and the Authorities of Odisha below the Chairmanship of Minister Business, MSME and Vitality Captain Dibya Sankar Mishra in Lokseba Bhawan convention corridor on Thursday each in digital and bodily mode.
The seminar targeted on exploring the probabilities of recent Japanese funding in Odisha.
Giving the keynote tackle, Minister Capt. Mishra stated, “Japan has been a treasured accomplice of India and Odisha. Our State below the management of Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik is dedicated to construct an eternal relationship with Japan each in industrial and cultural spheres”.
Mishra added, “Many Odia individuals have made Japan their house. The Japanese individuals and artists like Masako Ono have turn out to be part of Odishan tradition”.
Addressing the Seminar, Chief Secretary Suresh Chandra Mahapatra stated, “The commercial collaboration with Japan has been very profitable within the final years. Japanese buyers like Arcelor Mittal, Nippon Steels, TRL Krosaki have made huge success strides in Odisha. The State, below the visionary management of Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik, is now a most well-liked vacation spot of funding. The State equipment may be very quick in handholding and facilitating the buyers”.
Mahapatra added, “The officers working at totally different ranges from the State to the district, tahasil and the blocks are a part of Odisha’s progress story and, we’d guarantee every kind of proactive help to the Japanese buyers not solely from initiation to the commissioning but additionally for his or her continued easy operation”.
Addressing the Seminar, Harsh Vardhan Shringala, International Secretary Authorities of India stated, “The case for Japanese funding in Odisha is nicely made. The sturdy infrastructure, robust political will and enabling paperwork coupled with the pure sources are nice strengths of Odisha”.
He added that the Authorities of India would offer all required help for profitable investments in Odisha.
Presenting Odisha as a land of alternatives, Principal Secretary Business Hemant Kumar Sharma stated, Odisha has been a frontrunner State in attracting investments for its pure sources, ease of doing enterprise and facilitating authorized framework. He added, “Business and repair sectors are two giant sectors contributing round 80% of States’ GDP”.
Additional, Sharma outlined the scopes for Japanese funding in metal, metal downstream, aluminium downstream, chemical compounds, petrochemicals, seafood processing, electronics and car manufacturing.
Sharma additionally defined the entire strategy of the approval and commissioning of the industries by way of the Go-Swift portal and single window system. He stated, “The only window system of the State is first of its variety, and, it helps the industries all through their funding life-cycle”.
The Japanese delegation got here to Odisha below the management of Satoshi Suzuki, Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of Japan to India. Addressing the seminar, Suzuki appreciated the help offered by Odisha Government to the Japanese buyers within the final years. He expressed the hope that the latest industrial and developmental surge within the State can be extra useful within the realization of recent Japanese investments within the State.
The chairman, managing administrators and the chief executives of the trade leaders like Acrcelor Mittal, Nipon Metal, TRL Krosaki, Tata Group, Aditya Birla, Indo-Nissin Meals, Reliance and Thoughts Tree shared their expertise in Odisha with the potential investor of Japan. These trade icons extremely appreciated the authorized framework inside which Odisha Government operates, single-window clearance in true sense of the time period, trade enabling paperwork, industrial peace, political stability, sturdy infrastructure, rail, freeway, air and port connectivity and so on. Round ten potential buyers from huge industrial homes of Japan participated within the Seminar and interacted with the senior officers of Odisha.
MD IPICOL Bhoopinder Singh Poonia coordinated all the occasion. The senior officers from Business, MSME and different involved departments participated within the deliberations. (ANI)