Kenyan agency plans big chilly chain facility in East Africa

A main Kenyan warehouse and logistics service provider Cold Solutions, says it’s going to make investments USD 70 million to construct the largest chilly chain facility in East Africa to handle challenges that face transportation of perishable items.
Cold Solution’s 15,000 sqm flagship facility in Tatu City Special Economic Zone in Nairobi would be the largest, most superior and environment friendly in the region. The cold chain facility is flexibly designed to cater for numerous temperature ranges from +26 to -40 C and a quantity of product ranges, from fresh fruit and vegetables, to pharmaceuticals and vaccines, meats and poultry, and frozen meals.
Cold Solutions Kenya is a portfolio company of ARCH Cold Chain Solutions East Africa Fund, a non-public fairness fund suggested by ARCH Emerging Markets Partners Limited (ARCH).
“Cold Solutions’ one-stop-shops are designed to permit businesses to keep track of products in real-time and facilitate transportation throughout East Africa through temperature-controlled vans, both within the inside city or to long-haul destinations,” stated Jared Irving, Managing Director, ARCH.
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The United Nations’ Food and Agriculture Organization estimates that over 40% of food in Sub-Saharan Africa perishes earlier than it reaches a consumer. This can be as high as 60% for fresh produce in Sub-Saharan Africa.
Chris Barron, Kenya Country Head for Rendeavour, Tatu City’s owner and developer, says, “We are delighted to welcome Cold Solutions’ transformational chilly storage complicated to Tatu Industrial Park, which is residence to greater than 50 Kenyan, East African and multi-national businesses building best-in-class amenities in Kenya’s first operational Special Economic Zone.”
Tatu City is a 5,000-acre, mixed-use improvement with houses, schools, workplaces, a buying district, medical clinics, nature areas, a sport and leisure advanced, and manufacturing space for more than 150,000 residents and tens of 1000’s of day visitors. Schools and businesses are already open at Tatu City, and a spread of properties fits all incomes. ราคาเกจวัดแรงดันน้ำ represents a model new way of life and thinking for all Kenyans, creating a singular reside, work and play surroundings that is free from traffic congestion and long-distance commuting.
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