ITC is one of India’s top private sector companies with a market
capitalization of nearly $15 billion and a turnover of over $4.75 billion.
The company has established a manufacturing facility in Uttarakhand for
making soaps and shampoos.
Hiltron is an independent corporation that initially worked to promote
development of electronics and allied industries and services in Uttarakhand.
The current objectives of the corporation redefined as an IT and Communication
Service Provider to the government of Uttarakhand under administrative
control of department of IT are:
• To act as IT and communication service provider to government
and semi-government organizations and institutions.
• Conceptualization, system study, project preparation, execution
and monitoring of IT related projects.
• Project execution and management with NIC and other business partners
on turn key basis.
• Effective and efficient monitoring and evaluation for IT enabled
services and training schemes.
• Human resource development for generating employment and self
employment in IT through
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• To assist IT department, state government for formulation of policies.
• Provision of quality and uninterrupted IT services.
• To ensure the successful incorporation of e-governance programmes.
Tata Motors, one of the leading firms in the automobile sector, set up
its fourth plant in Pantnagar, to manufacture Ace, its mini truck.
Hero Honda stands a leading two-wheeler maker, set up a 500,000-unit plant
Ashok Leyland has started work on a $232.56 million plant near Pantnagar.
It will have a capacity for 25,000 vehicles annually in the first phase,
scheduled to go on stream in 2008-09. Phase II, scheduled to be operational
by March 2010, will enhance total annual capacity to 50,000 vehicles.
MAHINDRA & MAHINDRA
Mahindra & Mahindra Ltd fifth full-scale automotive plant has been
set up in Hardwar to manufacture three-wheelers. It will produce 50,000
units a year. The firm also hopes to develop a strong vendor base around
HINDUSTAN UNILEVER LTD.
HLL, India’s largest Fast Moving Consumer Goods Company, invested
$30.23 million in a personal care factory in SIDCUL’s IIE in Hardwar.
The 30,000-tonne per annum factory will produce toothpaste, skin cream
and lotion, shampoo, face and body wash products. With full support from
SIDCUL, the factory was established in a record time.
HCL INFO SYSTEM
HCL is the largest vertically integrated IT firm in India. It set up a
10-acre facility at in the progressive SIDCUL Industrial Estate at Pantnagar
in Rudrapur; the facility would enhance the overall capacity of HCL to
2 million PCs per annum. The plant has the capability to manufacture the
entire spectrum of ICT products Including notebooks and servers. The new
facility has ISO 14001 and ISO 9001:2000 certifications.
Nestle is the world’s largest food company. It has around 250,000
employees worldwide, 500 factories in about 100 countries and markets
over 8,000 products. Nestlé India commissioned its seventh factory
at Pant Nagar in 2006.
Britannia is India’s largest biscuit firm, with an estimated 38
per cent market share. The company set up a plant in Pantnagar.