Mondelez International to invest $190 M in Indian plant

December 4, 2013

Mondelez International has announced plans to invest $190 million in the Indian state of Andhra Pradesh to establish the company’s largest manufacturing plant in Asia Pacific. After completion, the 134-acre multi-category food campus in Sri City will have an annual capacity of 250,000 tons and will be the largest chocolate manufacturing plant in India. The first phase of the project is expected to be completed by 2015.

“Over the last three years, we’ve invested nearly $200 million to expand existing operational facilities in India,” said Manu Anand, President, India and South Asia, Mondelez International, and Managing Director, Cadbury India. “We’re delighted to partner with the government of Andhra Pradesh on this new investment, which will help us build on our success in India and drive long-term business sustainability. We expect this model plant to set examples in production efficiency, energy savings, emission reductions, and community involvement.”

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