THIRUVANANTHAPURAM: The LDF government on Friday released its maiden industrial policy that lays thrust on private industrial parks and special cells for single window clearance. Industries Minister A C Moideen, while releasing the draft document, said the policy aims to make the state among the top 10 states that achieve economic progress by promoting industries and employment generation. The eco-system envisaged would maintain the social and environmental harmony.
The policy has given a major thrust to expanding the role of public sector units, in line with the LDF policy. It includes establishing a major plant for developing titanium, a petrochemical hub, a cashew board for raw nut procurement, incentives for traditional industries. The government will establish contributory pension schemes in profitable PSUs.