DFT is on the process of setting up food processing and storage infrastructure facilities in an area of 4.17.5 ha land on the National Highway 36, at Punalkulam village, Gandharvakottai Taluk, Pudukkottai District, Tamil Nadu, India.
- Located 46 kms towards North from the district headquarters Pudukkottai and 14kms from Thanjavur city.
- Well connected by both road and railways and has close proximity to the international airports; Tiruchirapalli and Madurai.
- Shipment points; Tuticorin and Karaikal ports are conveniently accessible by roadways.
- The location also has advantage of being identified as one among the eight districts declared special protected agricultural zone; namely Thanjavur (Rice bowl of Tamil Nadu), Pudukottai (Wide spread cultivation of arid zone crops), Thiruvarur, Nagapattinam, Mayiladuthurai& Cuddalore (costal line area with major crops like paddy, cumbu, varagu pulses and oil seeds) , Ariyalur (Abundant millets cultivation), Thiruchurapalli & Karur (Largest producer of banana).