Tamil Nadu attracts fresh investments

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Chennai, Jan 29 (IANS) Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J.Jayalalithaa on Friday inaugurated and also laid the foundation stone for various manufacturing facilities involving a total outlay of Rs.10,054 crore, an official release said.

According to the statement, Jayalalithaa inaugurated different manufacturing and research facilities set up at a total outlay of Rs.3,636 crore through video conferencing from the state secretariat here.

The facilities inaugurated were: tyre maker MRF Ltd expansion at Rs.1,200 crore; Welspun Renewable Energy’s solar power project at Rs.975 crore; Samsung India Electronics expansion at Rs.450 crore; solar power project set up by SunEdison at Rs.300 crore; footwear maker Growth Link Overseas (Rs.100 crore); Takasago makers of flavours and fragrance Rs.61 crore; Saint-Gobain group Rs.300 crore and Saint Gobain Research India Rs.250 crore.

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Jayalalithaa laid the foundation stone for the factories to be set up under Apollo Tyres expansion project (Rs.2,700 crore), MRF expansion (Rs.1,431 crore); Saint-Gobain’s glass unit expansion (Rs.800 crore); ITC Ltd for making consumer goods and logistics (Rs.677 crore), Lotus Footwear (Rs.360 crore), TVS Motor expansion (Rs.350 crore) and Sheng Long Bio Tech (Rs.100 crore).

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