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KERALA-Dubious Development-Petrochemicals Complex at Cheemeni

intent for the proposed Rs 5,200 crore petrochemical complex at Cheemeni in Kasaragod district has been issued by the central government. The government of Kerala is understood to have signed an MoU with the Thaparia group of Mumbai for the establishment of Sree Krishna Petrochemical (SKPL) in February, The ministry of industries has been quite euphoric about the proposed company and had included it among the notable 'achievements' of the present government in recent ads.

Cotton Production Outlook for 1980

S B P Rao K Ramachandran Adequate potential is likely to be created to take cotton production to the targeted level of 8 million bales by the beginning of 1980. The demand for and supply of different staple length groups of cotton are also expected to augu by 1980.

Emerging Shortages

Emerging Shortages K Ramachandran AS a result of the industrial recession and the consequent surpluses in the supply of goods, the level of investment in industry has been low during the past four years. Industrial capacity has remained stagnant and the capacity under implementation is not large. At the .same time, as the recession has gradually lifted, demand has been rising. Gradually a position of balance between supply and demand has hewn reached in the case of many goods.

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