The First Board meeting of Sindh Stone Development Company (SSDC), was held in the Committee Room of the Sindh Board of Investment (SBl) office , here on Saturday.
Chairman of Sindh Board of Investment , Zubair Motiwala informed the participants that the primary objective of this effort is to enhance the export potential of valuable marble and granite sector of Pakistan by focusing on increased competitiveness and modernisation of existing marble practices, said a statement issued.
Sindh Secretary Investment , Mr. Younus Dagha highlighted the objectives for the establishment of an independent company under the auspices of Sindh government to promote this sector.
He said that the Sindh Government has allocated 300 acres of land near an ideal location of Deh Mithaghar, District West Karachi with availability of fresh water canal from Hub Dam right in the middle of allocated land.
Motiwala told that the project is based on a cutting edge technology, common facility, training institution and most sophisticated and technologically advanced industrial park for marble and granite sector in Karachi and Sindh.