Flextronics is to build an industrial park in Chennai, in India, expanding its existing operations in the country.

Flextronics

has signed a Memorandum of Understanding with the Government of Tamil Nadu in 

India

to build an industrial park in Chennai, expanding its existing operations in the country.

The industrial park will offer plastic injection moulding, printed circuit board assembly, mechanicals and enclosure integration, distribution, logistics and repair services.

Having established its presence in India over five years ago, Flextronics currently employs more than 5,000 people.

The company has manufacturing facilities in Bangalore and Pondicherry as well as software and hardware design centres in Bangalore, Chennai and Gurgaon.

Flextronics expects to begin manufacturing to commence in June 2006.