Israel’s Kenes Exhibitions Avi Rosner, Chairman of the Board and Prema Zilberman, general manager today called on AP Chief Secretary I.Y.R. Krishna Rao and discussed the conduct of an International Exhibition on Food Processing Technologies and Industry.
Kenes Exhibitions submitted a proposal to the Government of Andhra Pradesh for conducting an International Exhibition and Conference on Food Processing and Industry Food Pro – 2016 and the representatives explained their vision and business objectives.
The Chief Secretary informed that the Government of Andhra Pradesh would formulate a fresh Food Processing Policy duly keeping in view the tactical advantages like conductive climatic conditions, diverse raw material base, excellent infrastructure, large Land bank and abundant availability of skilled manpower and so on, has accorded top priority to industrial growth as a means to mitigate poverty and unemployment. With an aim of Food Processing Policy 2015-2020, the AP intends to be the most preferred destination for Food Processing Industry and to capitalize on the rich and diverse food production base of Andhra Pradesh to provide fillip to the sector, Chief Secretary said.
It was proposed to organize the event in December 2016 at Vijayawada. Y.S. Prasad, CEO AP Food Processing Society, K. Dhanunjaya Reddy, Director, Agriculture Department and others attended. (NSS)