Intel says it has no current plans to start manufacturing in India

The Intel Corporation logo is seen in Davos

NEW DELHI (Reuters) - Intel Corp currently has no plans to establish a manufacturing facility in India, the company said in a statement on Wednesday.

The comments came after India's transport minister said earlier in the day that the chipmaker will set up a semiconductor manufacturing plant in the country.

(Reporting by Munsif Vengattil in New Delhi; Editing by Andrew Heavend)