Krishnagiri PPC is built inside the regulated market complex situated beside NH 44, on the left side of Salem bypass service road giving it direct access to the road transport. This location is a major Tamarind growing and trading cluster. It caters the trading, processing and export community of production clusters around Krishnagiri. The crop grown around a radius of 30 km can be processed in Krishnagiri PPC.
Krishnagiri PPC is well equipped with a packhouse and additional handling area to handle about 1.6 MT of Tamarind on a daily basis. This PPC is established to focus on handling Tamarind. A cold storage unit with a capacity of 25 MT is provided to store the primary processed Tamarind. Other basic amenities such as admin block, power station and sanitary blocks are also provided inside the premises.
A quality control lab is provided in the facility for the assessment of the quality of produce before and after processing. This is to ensure the quality standards of the produce delivered from the processing centre