Punjab Agri Export Corp., a semi-government organisation floated by the State Government, plans to set up a Food Park, and is seeking a partner.

The food park is expected to have an automated nursery, post harvest handling, grading and waxing, cold chain, and ripening chambers, plus service facilities such as test lab, library and info centre, and marketing centre. Cost expected US$4.2m of which US$2.1m has to be raised jointly as equity.

Interested parties should write to: Punjab Agri Export Corporation Ltd. 2A, Sector 28A, Madhya Marg, Chandigarh 160 002, India Telephone +91 172 657472 or +91 172 651622, or fax +91-172-656270. Last date is 5th Jan 2001.

Telephone +91 172 657472, fax +91-0172-656

By Navroz Havewala, just-food.com correspondent