POSCO-India held a Seminar on India Project at HRDC Center in Paradeep and invited Commercial Attache of Korean Embassy,leading global equipment suppliers and construction companies such as SMS, VAI, MHI, Sharpoorji & Pallonji, Mukund etc who showed high interests in the POSCO's projects. POSCO family companies such as POSCO E&C, POSCO ICT and POSRI also attended the seminar.
Odisha Project Site Office opened
The Union Ministry of Environment and Forests (MoEF) gave the final Forest clearance to Posco Integrated Steel Plant in Odisha.
The Union Ministry of Environment and Forests (MoEF) gave the final Environment clearance to Posco Integrated Steel Plant in Odisha.
Govt. of Orissa recommends PL for Khandadhar mines to POSCO-India.
Ac.313 nonforest govt. land leased to POSCO-India.
Forest Diversion Clearance by Supreme Court on 8th Aug.
Field enquiry along with boundary demarcation by GoO at POSCO-India plant site area.
Transit camp constructed for displaced families.
Ac. 193 of non forest Govt. land was leased to POSCO-India.
Jul 2007 Environmental Clearance for 4MTPA steel plant and captive power plant (400 MW) obtained.
May 2007 Union Ministry of Environment & Forest approves construction of captive port proposal.
Apr 2007 Public Hearing for EIA clearance for 4MT steel Plant construction & Captive port at Jatadhar.
Mar 2007 Empowered Group of Ministers approves SEZ status.
Dec 2006 Govt. of Orissa recommends GoI to sanction PL to POSCO-India for Khandadhar.
Oct 2006 MoU with RVNL for Railway SPV from Haridaspur-Paradip.
Sep 2006 Govt. of India gives in-principle approval for SEZ.
Aug 2006 Govt. of Orissa recommends for CRZ & EIA Clearances for the port.
Aug 2006 Kujang R&R office opened.
Aug 2006 Government of Orissa recommended POSCO-India’s SEZ Proposal to the Government of India.
Jun 2006 1,135 Acres of Government Land Approved.
Jan 2006 Paradip construction office opened.
Dec 2005 Application submitted for Captive Port development at Paradip.
Dec 2005 POSCO Board of Directors gave its official approval for the first phase of the POSCO-India project.
Nov 2005 Land acquisition was approved by the Orissa State Government.
Sept 2005 Application was submitted for Prospective License for iron ore.
Sept 2005 POSCO paid capital of USD 51.3 million (Rs. 237 crore).
Aug 2005 POSCO-India Pvt. Ltd was incorporated in Bhubaneswar.
Jun 2005 MoU for USD 12 Billion project was signed between POSCO and the Government of Orissa.
Oct 2004 An agreement between POSCO and the Government of Orissa to enter into a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) was discussed at the India-Korea Summit meeting.
Aug 2004 Investment Proposal was initiated with talks between POSCO and the Government of Orissa.