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Vendor Registration - Item clasification :
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News And Events
Shri.Nidhin Valsan IPS assumed the charge of MD, LDCL
 Shri.Nidhin Valsan IPS assumed charge of Managing Director w.e.f 23.03.2018 vide order F.No.12/48/2016-Services/1087 dated 19.03.2018 of the Administration of U.T.of Lakshadweep
Smt. Nila John Marine Engineer engages as JE on board vessel Kavaratti
 The Corporation has engaged Smt. Nila John as Junior Engineer on board vessel Kavaratti operated by the Corporation. Smt. Nila John, who has passed B.Tech Marine Engineering from Kunjali Marakkar School of Marine Engineering in the year 2017, is the first woman from Kerala to achieve the same. It is a matter of privilege for the Corporation to play a pivotal role in encouraging the entry of woman professionals in shipping sector by way of providing training opportunities on board vessels operated by it.
Buyer Seller Meet-2016
 For the first time in the history of U T of Lakshadweep LDCL is organizing a Buyer Seller Meet at Kochi on 01.03.2016 in association with Departments of Agriculture and Fisheries. The Buyer Seller Meet is being convened pursuant to the vision of the Honourable Administrator of U T of Lakshadweep to provide an opportunity for the sellers/ farmers of Lakshadweep to directly meet the potential buyers from mainland for the products of Coconut and Fish and market their products to them.
Posted On 13.02.2016
Joining of new Barges to the fleet of vessels
 M.V.Sagar Yuvraj the 800 MT barge has joined the fleet of LDCL on 11.02.2016 and M.V.SAgar Samrat is expected to join the fleet by 16.02.2016.
Posted On 10.02.2016
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Lakshadweep Development Corporation Ltd.
Panampilly Nagar,
Fish Processing Units
             1. Tuna Canning Factory, Minicoy

The Corporation has a Canning Factory at Minicoy Island which produces Light Meat Canned Tuna in Oil.

  • Canning Factory Minicoy was established in October 1969 by the department of Fisheries, Lakshadweep.
  • The objective of the project was to make available a better-priced product acceptable to the World market out of Tuna, which form the potential Marine resource of Lakshadweep.
  • This is a seasonal factory operating during the fishing season lasting about 6 months in a year.
  • A new automated Tuna Canning Line is being set up to upgrade production capacity from 1500 Cans/day to 10,000 Cans/day.
Species of Tuna used Skip Jack (Katsuworius Pelamis) - 15%
Yellowfin (Thunnus Albacares ) - 85%
Production Period Seasonal from October to April Product Light Meat Canned Tuna in Vegetable Oil 185 gm
Installed Capacity 1500 Tuna Cans of 185 Gms per day
Staff Position Managerial Staff : 1 Nos,
Office Staff : 5 Nos,
Processing workers :19 Nos.

             2 .Mas Packing Unit, Agatti

  • A Mas Packaging Unit has been set up at Agatti Island. This unit produces
  • Dried Vacuum Packed Mas
  • Dried Vacuum Packed Mas Powder
  • Dried Vacuum Packed Mas Flakes
  • Dried Vacuum Packed Mas Fingers
  • Mas Packaging Unit at Agatti Island was established on December 2009 to produce value added products from locally available Tuna Mas
  • 1 Raw material Tuna Mas
    2 Production Period Seasonal
    3 Product Dried Vacuum Packed Mas (500gm)
    Dried Vacuum Packed Mas Powder (100 gm)
    Dried Vacuum Packed Mas Flakes (200gm)
    4 Shelf Life of Tuna Can 6 Months
    5 Installed Capacity 50 kg Tuna Mas per Day
    6 Staff Position Managerial Staff : 1 Nos,
    Office Staff : 1 Nos,
    Processing workers : 7 Nos.