Engineering Cluster Under The Industrial Infrastructure Up Gradation Scheme
The Engineering Clusters have been established under the Industrial Infrastructure Upgradation Scheme (IIUS)/ Recast IIUS in Maharashtra. The details of clusters and amount allocated and sanctioned, cluster-wise are:
(Rs. in Crores)
|Sl. No.||Name of the Clusters||Date of Approval||Project Cost||Approved GOI grant||Released GOI grant||Status|
|1||Auto Components Cluster, Pune||06.09.2004||59.99||44.99||44.54||Project completed|
|2||Textile Cluster, Ichalkaranji||14.03.2005||65.07||32.70||31.72||-do-|
|3||Engineering Cluster, Nashik||11.03.2008||67.26||42.87||41.88||-do-|
|4||Marathwara Automobile Cluster, Aurangabad||31.05.2010||82.55||60.00||58.20||-do-|
|5||Kolhapur Foundry Cluster||31.01.2012||44.90||32.59||30.56||-do-|
All the five clusters have started their work. The objective of the Industrial Infrastructure Upgradation Scheme is to enhance the competitiveness of the industries by providing the quality infrastructure through a public-private partnership in selected clusters.
This information was given by the Minister of State of Commerce and Industry, C. R. Chaudhary, in a written reply in the Lok Sabha.