A Strategic Business Location
Companies operating in MARG Swarnabhoomi will have an easy access to the sea of business opportunities because of its proximity to Chennai. Chennai, over the course of years, has developed to be a manufacturing hub of the nation. Earlier known only for auto-component manufacturing, Chennai now attracts other industries, such as light and heavy engineering, electronic, equipment manufacturing, etc.
Proximity to Auto Hub : Starting from 1840, Tamil Nadu is known for automobile manufacturing in India. Hyundai, Renault Nissan, Caterpillar ,Komatsu, Daimler–Ford, and many other auto giants from across the globe have set up their manufacturing base in Tamil Nadu, and to support the manufacturing industry, auto-component companies gradually started to set up their manufacturing base in the capital city of Tamil Nadu, Chennai. It was not too long when Chennai grew up to become the auto hub of India, contributing to 33% of total exports of auto components from India (Govt of TN). MARG Swarnabhoomi is just 80 km from the auto corridor of the nation.
Proximity to Electronic Hub: A study by Nokia found that the total cost of manufacturing in Chennai in India is much cheaper than that in China by over 11% in NPV terms.* With telecom giant Nokia opening up the world’s largest mobile handset manufacturing setup in Chennai, the city began attracting the allied industries, becoming the electronic manufacturing hub of the nation in no time. MARG Swarnabhoomi is just 54 km from what is called the EMS Corridor in the country.
Connectivity: MARG Swarnabhoomi has proximity with two major ports, a minor port, and a domestic and international airport. Thus companies moving to MARG Swarnabhoomi will have business access to cities in India and abroad, and they will enjoy ease of operation and save heavy cost on logistics.
Conducive Business Environment
Engineering SEZ of MARG Swarnabhoomi has created a business-friendly ecosystem by utilizing smart economy, smart governance, smart environment, smart people (social and human capital), smart mobility (ICT), and smart living.
World Class Infrastructure: The amount of effort and investment required to benchmark India in a global scale is only possible with involvement and expertise of private players in such projects. MARG Swarnabhoomi project is one of a kind, with a vision to provide world-class infrastructural amenities .Besides basic amenities like power, water, and communication, it also has 24-7 security, technologically advanced medium for water treatment and recycling, etc. Companies in MARG Swarnabhoomi make use of better infrastructure and facilities, to enhance their production capabilities.
Holistic Ecosystem: Inspired by major R&D and innovation centers from across the globe, MARG Swarnabhoomi aims to develop a region with holistic ecosystem by providing an environment which nurtures innovation in the engineering sector. Companies moving to MARG Swarnabhoomi will have a chance to grow in a competitive environment with access to cutting-edge research and academia. Virginia Tech is setting up its Indian Campus in MARG Swarnabhoomi, offering advanced master’s and Ph.D. programs for approximately 300 students in engineering, auto and transportation systems, etc.
In sync with Environment: Unlike other industrial clusters, MARG Swarnabhoomi not only has all the facilities to foster businesses but is also connected with nature. Away from common din of the cities, located at scenic backwaters of ECR, the entire city is planned in such a way that it harmonizes with nature and offers scenic tranquility and peacefulness to uplift the human mind and soul.