Bhubaneswar, 26 Feb (LocalWire) Indian Metals & Ferro Alloys Ltd (IMFA) managing director Subhrakant Panda has been appointed chairman of the national manufacturing committee of the Federation of Indian Chambers of Commerce & Industry (FICCI), the FICCI said on Wednesday.
“I am honoured to have this opportunity. Manufacturing is an important sector and its growth can contribute significantly both to GDP as well as employment” Panda said.
“ It is also especially relevant for Odisha and I look forward to highlighting the State’s potential to the investor community and other stakeholders” he added.
Established in 1927, FICCI is the largest and oldest apex business organization in India. From influencing policy to encouraging debate, engaging with policymakers and civil society, FICCI articulates the views and concerns of industry.
IMFA is India’s leading producer of value added ferro chrome with manufacturing facilities and captive mines in Odisha providing livelihood to around 6500 families.