Foxconn sought 13 acre land Jawaharlal Nehru Port Trust SEZ: Gadkari

Vastavam web: Taiwan-based IT major Foxconn has sought 13 acre land at Jawaharlal Nehru Port Trust s special economic zone (SEZ), Union Minister Nitin Gadkari said today.”Foxconn has sought a land parcel of 13 acres in special economic zone in JNPT and I have spoken to Maharashtra Chief Minister about the project, Gadkari told the media here.However, the shipping, road transport and highways minister said the details of the project are not immediately available.Foxconn Technology Group is one of the world s largest electronic manufacturing contractors, headquartered in New Taipei City, Taiwan. It is the third largest information technology Company by revenue.JNPT, Mumbai, is among to 12 major ports and handles over 40 per cent of Indian volumes.Gadkari said investors have evinced interest in other port SEZs for a variety of activities that include leather, wood and fertiliser.