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Odisha may touch Rs 1 trillion export turnover; will have a new export strategy: State MSME Minister

Updated: Jan 22, 2018 08:20:08am

Odisha may touch Rs 1 cr export turnover; will have a new export strategy: State MSME Minister

Bhubaneswar, Jan 22 (KNN) Odisha will soon have a new export strategy which will help exporters do business with ease and help them boost exports, state MSME Minister Prafulla Samal has said.

Samal, during the inauguration of Raptani Bhawan here, said Odisha may touch an export turnover of Rs 1 trillion before 2025.

The Minister revealed that the state is going to have a new export strategy soon which is being prepared in consultation with FIEO (Federation of Indian Export Organisation), Government of India.

“With opening and shifting of all export-related organisations under a single roof, exporters will be able to get services at a common point, which in turn, will help to further the growth of exports’, he said.

Directorate of Export Promotion & Marketing (EPM), Odisha and FIEO have started functioning at the Raptani Bhawan immediately.

Marine Products Exports Development Authority (MPEDA) and the office of Director General of Foreign Trade (DGFT) which have already been allotted space by the Bhubaneswar Development Authority (BDA) at Raptani Bhawan will start their functioning very soon.

Meanwhile, L N Gupta, additional chief secretary, MSME has asked the micro, small and medium enterprises (MSMEs) to register themselves under the Zero Defect - Zero Effect programme offered by the Quality Council of India in order to improve the quality of products and services.


  1. tyy
    tyy 23/01/2018 6:49 PM

    rectify the headline its not 1 cr but 1 trillion rupees

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