Park Location :
Leather Technology Park has been developed on 233 acres of land at cost of Rs.2400 lacs, near Kanpur at Banthar, Unnao on Kanpur-Lucknow Highway for setting up tanneries and leather goods units.
Objective & Facilities :
In this park, facility of CETP 4.5 mld has been set up by Tanners Association Co. M/s. BIPCCL Facilities for Training and Design Centre, Technological Support Service, Quality Control for Saddlery and Export Management has been set up by NLDP supported International Institute for Saddlery and Export Management.
Current Status :
Environmental Clearance has been obtained from MOEF. Out of 233 acres, 69 acres of land is used for setting of tanneries, 47 acres for setting up manufacturing units for leather goods, 22 acres for green belt and 30 acres for CETP (Common Effluent Treatment Plant) and Solid Waste Management Project.
The present details of plots available for allotment may be obtained from Regional Manager, UPSIDC Ltd., Kanpur.
Overview: Present Industrial land rates- USD 41 / sq m
Location: Banthar, Unnao (near Kanpur).
- Park facilitates Common Effluent Treatment Plant (CETP) set up by Tanners Association Corporation
- M/s Banthar Industrial Pollution Control Company (BIPCC) will facilitate for Training and Design Centre
- Technological Support Service, Quality Control for Saddlery and Export Management is set up under Neighborhood Leadership Development Program (NLDP) supported by International Institute for Saddlery and Export Management.
The proposed park is expected to provide employment to over 12,000 people, and housing to over 120 tannery plants. Over 200 local industrialists have already evinced interest in relocating to the new park. The tanneries will use Italian technology and some Italian companies like Unichem are planning to set up new manufacturing plants here.