Union Minister of Food Processing Industries Smt Harsimrat Kaur Badal today said that the Ministry will collaborate with multiple international laboratories testing various food products so that the food products approved by laboratories at National Institute of Food Entrepreneurship and Management (NIFTEM) get worldwide acceptability. The Minister was speaking to the media at the inauguration ceremony of an Incubation centre and Food Testing Laboratory at NIFTEM in Sonipat, Haryana
NIFTEM is the brainchild of the Ministry of Food Processing Industries (MoFPI) Government of India.
It was created to cater to the needs of various stakeholders such as entrepreneurs, food processing industry, exporters, policy makers, government and existing institution.
It works actively for assisting in setting up food standards, businesses incubation and can also include knowledge sharing.
It would also be an apex institution in the field of food technology and management, networking and co-ordinating with other institutions in the same field in India and Abroad.