Standalone Sugar Refinery Location
The Standalone Sugar Refinery is 100% export oriented unit and following points to be considered while fixing the location of the Plant :-
1. Location on a sea coast and near to natural and all weather tidal port, since it has to handle raw sugar both from within the country supplied by rail or road trucks as well as ships when imported
2. Location in a Trade Free Zone offering alluring package of incentives and industrial infrastructure to entrepreneur.
3. Nearer to township which can provide adequate amenities of housing, schooling, communication and transportation.
4. Adequate Supply of Water.
5. Availability of Custum Services for speedy clearance of incoming and outgoing consignments.
6. Availability of Skilled and Unskilled Manpower.
7. Regular availability of Power.( For start up )
While fixing up final location, it is also essential to ensure that :-
1. Provision should be there for installation of such a Large size industry in a zone , in view of its space requirements.
2. Adequate supply of Water since it is a high water intensive industry.
The soil study is also to be done for civil foundations etc.