The Dindigul District Co-operative Milk Producers' Union Ltd was started during the year 01.04.1988 and the same has been registered under Tamilnadu Co-operative Societies Act as a District level Union. The area of operation of the Union is spreads till the border of Madurai, Thiruchirapalli, and Karur districts. Milk is being procured from nearly 192 Milk Producers Societies through 79848 Primary Milk Producers. The total numbers of members in the Milk Producers Societies are 35078 in that nearly 5046 members belong to AD/SC category and nearly 30032 members belong to backward classes. Current purchase price of milk from MPCS is Rs.256 per Kg to the solids.
The Milk Handling capacity of Dindigul dairy is 30000 Litres per day. Nearly 79848 litres of milk has been procured and handled in the dairy every day. In Palani one Chilling Centre which is affiliated to Dindigul Union is functioning with the capacity of Handling 20000 litres per day. 25 Bulk Milk Coolers are functioning in the district of Dindigul.
At present the sales of liquid milk is about 23000 Litres per day and the surplus liquid milk is being transported to TCMPF Limited. The left over milk is being converted as Powder, paneer, Kova, Ghee and other milk products and utilized for sales. The sales rate of Milk and Milk Products is about 1 crore per month. Totally 59 parlours and agents are involved in marketing activities. The milk products sold in the Union are Ghee, Kova, Panner, Flavoured Milk, Ice cream, Badam Milk, Badam Walnut Mix, Cookies, sweets etc.
The General Manager,
Dindigul District Co-operative Milk Producers Union Ltd.,
No.8, East Govinthapuram,
Dindigul – 624 001.
Phones: 0451 – 2431516 Fax : 2430480.
Email – email@example.com
Website – www.aavindindigul.com