Shanghai: A 15 member delegation led by R K Srivastava, Additional Chief Secretary, Department of Energy, and comprising officials and business leaders from Jharkhand, reached Shanghai on a day visit here on Thursday.
On its first day, the delegation visited the office of SanDisk to showcase the investment opportunities in Jharkhand. SanDisk is one of the largest companies in wafer fabrication, semi-conductor, memory cards and pen drive manufacturing.
During the meeting Sunil Kumar Barnwal, Secretary, Department of Industries, Mines and Geology made a presentation on Jharkhand as an investment destination and SanDisk explained in detail its operations and typical requirements that they have for setting up a new unit.
SanDisk also talked about future expansion plans in India and lauded that Jharkhand could be a major choice for investment given its excellent infrastructure and airport connectivity.
On 2nd December this year, the delegation will hold a road show organized by the Government of Jharkhand partnering with Consulate General of India- Shanghai wherein select industries and investors have been invited.
The delegation is also holding business interactions in Shanghai with key industries as well as trade bodies.