Why ASIA FOODTECH-2019 in Ranchi, Jharkhand, INDIA ?Jharkhand is located in the eastern part of India. The state shares its borders with West Bengal in the East, Uttar Pradesh and Chhattisgarh in the West, Bihar in the North and Odisha in the South. In India, Jharkhand has been reaching a remarkable position in Indian business map & positioned one of the top in Indian in respect of Investment. Jharkhand is one of the leading state in terms of economic growth. The GSDP growth of the state stood at 12% in 2017-18, compared with 6.6 % for pan India. In 2017-18 total production of horticulture crops in the state of Jharkhand stood at 4.46 million tonnes, while the total area under cultivation was 398.40 thousand hectares. In 2017-18 total production of fruits in Jharkhand stood at 1,034.81 thousand tonnes and production of vegetables stood at 3,399.88 thousand tonnes. Food holds a unique fascination for the people of Jharkhand. Interest levels are very high & the Food Industry is shooting up.