Research & Development Portal

Research Projects
The Ministry of Food Processing Industries (MoFPI) extends financial assistanceas grant- in-aid to various institutions/universities, Public fundedorganizations and recognized R&D laboratories both in public and private sector,to promote and undertake demand driven R&D work in the field of FoodProcessing Sector for product and process development, design and developmentof equipment, improved storage, shelf-life, packaging etc.

The Objective of the scheme is that the end product / outcome / findings of R&D workshould benefit Food Processing Industry in terms of product and processdevelopment, improved preservation, packaging, storage and distributiontechnologies, value addition, standardization of additives, coloring agents,preservatives, pesticide residues, etc. with focus on enhancement ofproduction, quality, consumersafety, public health and trade.