SIFC resolves issue of water supply to Soda Ash plant

The Special Investment Facilitation Council (SIFC) has resolved the long-standing issue of supply of water to a plant of Sodium Carbonate (Soda Ash), established in Khushab district. In this connection, approval has been accorded to supply two point five cusecs of water to the project through Muhajir branch canal. The approval for supply of water to Soda Ash Plant will not only boost Soda Ash industry, but also provide job opportunities to the locals of the areas. The project will also attract foreign investment, resulting in surge of economic growth of the country. The facilitation being provided by the SIFC is not only restoring trust of the local investors, but it has also paved the ways for public-private partnership. After completion of the project, the Soda Ash Plant will prove to be an important milestone in the industrial development of country. It is worth mentioning that Soda Ash is used in the industrial sector to manufacture glass, various detergents and chemicals. Source: Radio Pakistan