Deputy Chief Minister M.K. Stalin on Saturday inaugurated the Rs.250-crore expansion project of Chennai Trade Centre.

As part of the project, six air-conditioned exhibition halls of 66,000 sq. ft. each will be constructed on each of the two floors. A parking facility of 74,000 sq. ft. with a capacity of 2,000 cars and 2,000 two wheelers will be provided on the ground floor.

The work will begin in July 2011 and be completed by March 2013.