Pithampur is the well known industrial town of Madhya Pradesh. It is located in the district of Dhar. It is spread across 1876 hectares of area. It is very close to Indore city (very famous city of Madhya Pradesh). Pithampur hosts the large number of pharmaceutical, vehicle and automotive industries in India. There are major numbers of industries and companies of Madhya Pradesh are in operation at Pithampur.
Location & Population of Pithampur:-
Pithampur is located in the Dhar district of Madhya Pradesh. According to the census 2011, its population is 1, 26,099 approx. The average literacy rate of Pithampur is 62% approx.
Nearby Famous Cities:-
Here the following four important and famous cities nearby Pithampur are:-
|Indore||31 Km||Mhow||13 Km|
|Dhar||44 Km||Ujjain||84 Km|
SEZ at Pithampur:-
The Government of India had set up a solitary enactment for foundation, advancement, and administration of the Special Economic Zones. The legislature of India in the Ministry of Commerce and Industries authorized the Special Economic Zones Act, 2005. The development of SEZ is boosting the overall industrial health of the nation. With this motive, the Government has set up Multi-product SEZ at Pithampur. One of the reports stats that ₹4150 crore of capital has been invested in more than 45 industrial units in the SEZ.
The Madhya Pradesh Audyogik Kendra Vikas Nigam (I) Limited, Indore (AKVN) has been established as the single governing body. AKVN Indore has been authorized as Distribution licensee by the state government. All the industrial units established under the Special Economic Zone are provided rebates in Fees, Duties, and taxes by government. Furthermore, the government is also giving uninterrupted power supply at the cheaper rates to all the Industries.
Industries at Pithampur:-
In Pithampur more than 650 small scale Industries and 176 M/L fully functional industrial units are operational. It provides employment to more than 30000 people. Automobile Housing giants like MAN Group, Force motors, CASE, Hindustan Motors and others.
As per the reports, the growth in the pharmaceuticals products, Export from Pithampur SEZ has been increased to 45% in the F.Y. 2016-17. The Special Economic Zone (SEZ) recorded the export of ₹ 8,428 crores in the year 2016-17 as against the last year export of ₹ 5,800 crores. The increase in the export, growth in production and manufacturing units will further increase the employment opportunities in the state.
Smart Industrial Park:-
The Smart Industrial Park is one of the major projects of The Madhya Pradesh Audyogik Kendra Vikas Nigam (I) Limited, Indore (AKVN). It is developing near the existing site of National Auto Testing Track (NATRiP) project in Pithampur. This project is spreading in the area of 467.731 Hectares. The Smart Industrial park, which would have the top-notch industrial infrastructure, is expected to be geared up for launch by June 2019. More than ₹ 15,000 crores venture is likely to rain on the park after its completion, with the 200 -acre land has already been set aside for Japanese investors. This whole project is likely to produce as many as 15,000 jobs in the area.
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Amenities in Smart Industrial Park-
The Smart Industrial park will have all the essential developed infrastructures and amenities including schools, hospitals, warehouses, police and fire station, petrol pump and society facilities like theatre and community hall. Apart from this Narmada water supply will be placed to cover up the whole project.