India: Cold storage capacity expands

FreshPlaza - 03-25

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In next 4-5 years Rs 2.1 billion (€26.9 million) will be invested in setting up or upgrading cold storages to address the problem of stockpiling of perishable commodities. There has been an urgent need to upgrade existing cold storage plant and machinery, and technology. An under-developed food processing value chain is another issue that needs to be resolved.