IFFCO to set up quick vegetables freezer plant in Punjab with Spanish firm
May. 31, 2019
The official informed that the foundation stone of the freezer plant would be laid on Thursday, 30th May 2019. The proposed facility will have a technology to freeze individually every piece of vegetable so that the final product is not frozen into a solid block. The technology is known as ‘Individually Quick-Frozen’ (IQF) method, the official said.
The firm has pioneered the Individually Quick-Frozen technology. It processes fruits, vegetables, herbs & ready-made pre-cooked dishes. The Spanish company had announced its plans to establish the facility during the World Food Summit hosted by the central government in 2017.
The official further said that “The Spanish firm’s IQF plant will be its largest in country with a processing capacity of up to 80,000 / annum.
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