Replying to the debate on demand for grants in the state Assembly, state Industries Minister MC Sampath on Thursday said that the state has a cluster of 10 vehicle manufacturing centers, which house auto majors like Ford, Hyundai, Renault Nissan, BMW and Mitsubishi.
- 2 crore to reimburse (maximum Rs 1 lakh) MSMEs applying for international certifications like ISO9001/ISO14001/HACCP/BIS/ ZED.
- 5 crore to set up a Coir firm under Scheme of Fund for Regeneration of Traditional Industries in Tiruvarur district.
- 40 lakh to develop road and drainages in Cooperative Industrial Estate in Vyasarpadi.
- 18 lakh to procure nine sewing machines for industrial cooperative unions to manufacture 40 and 42 inch vests for women in Tamil Nadu Special Police.