Rice is India’s preeminent crop, and is the staple food for almost 65% of the population of India. India has the world’s largest area under rice cultivation and is 2nd largest producer of rice, accounting for 20% of global rice production. Rudrapur is famous in the whole Uttarakhand state for its its productivity in paddy crops, and it is rightly called “Chawal ki Nagari”. Rudrapur is bounded by Nainital and Champawat districts of Uttarakhand on the north, Moradabad, Rampur, Bareilly and Philibhit districts of Uttar Pradesh on the south, Bijnor district of Uttar Pradesh on west and Nepal on the east.
Rudrapur is the district headquarter of Udham Singh Nagar district in the Indian state of Uttarakhand. Since the establishment of the State Industrial Development Corporation of Uttarakhand Limited, the city has undergone rapid development, along with literacy growth and higher employment. The development of industries is attributed largely to the setting up of a large Integrated Industrial Estate under State Infrastructure and Industrial Development Corporation of Uttarakhand Limited (SIDCUL). The city is a hub for Automobile industries, Paper Industries, Rice mills & sugar industries. The city has the maximum nos. of industrial unit in Uttarakhand state. There are more than 4200 MSME units working in the district. Major Manufacturing Industries are Automobiles Parts, Automobile Vehicles, Paper, Paper Product, Packaging Material, Sugar, Rice, Electrical items, Food Products based industries etc. Large corporate like TATA Motors, Parle Agro, HCL, Dabur India Limited, Ashok Leyland, Britannia Industries, etc have their manufacturing plants in the district.
Thus to provide the latest technology to the rice millers, Key2Green is conducting RICE MILLTECH EXPO 2019. This is an excellent platform to act as buyer-seller meet for the technology providers and its users.
It is being supported by the Rudrapur Rice Miller’s Association, Rice Millers Association of Udham Singh Nagar, Kemri Rice Miller’s Association, Bahedi Rice Miller’s Association, Richha Rice Miller’s Association, Kichha Rice Miller’s Association, Tanda Rice Miller’s Association and other rice miller’s associations in the area.