A main Kenyan warehouse and logistics service provider Cold Solutions, says it’ll invest USD 70 million to assemble the largest cold chain facility in East Africa to address challenges that face transportation of perishable goods.
Cold Solution’s 15,000 sqm flagship facility in Tatu City Special Economic Zone in Nairobi will be the largest, most superior and environment friendly in the region. The cold chain facility is flexibly designed to cater for quite a few temperature ranges from +26 to -40 C and multiple product ranges, from contemporary fruit and greens, to prescribed drugs and vaccines, meats and poultry, and frozen meals.
Cold Solutions Kenya is a portfolio firm of ARCH Cold Chain Solutions East Africa Fund, a personal equity fund advised by ARCH Emerging Markets Partners Limited (ARCH).
“Cold Solutions’ one-stop-shops are designed to permit businesses to keep observe of products in real-time and facilitate transportation throughout East Africa by way of temperature-controlled vehicles, either inside the inner metropolis or to long-haul locations,” said 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 before it reaches a shopper. ตัววัดแรงดันน้ำ can be as high as 60% for fresh produce in Sub-Saharan Africa.
ตัววัดแรงดันน้ำมัน , Kenya Country Head for Rendeavour, Tatu City’s proprietor and developer, says, “We are delighted to welcome Cold Solutions’ transformational cold storage complex to Tatu Industrial Park, which is house to greater than 50 Kenyan, East African and multi-national businesses constructing best-in-class facilities in Kenya’s first operational Special Economic Zone.”
Tatu City is a 5,000-acre, mixed-use growth with properties, colleges, places of work, a shopping district, medical clinics, nature areas, a sport and entertainment advanced, and manufacturing space for greater than one hundred fifty,000 residents and tens of 1000’s of day visitors. Schools and businesses are already open at Tatu City, and a range of homes suits all incomes. Tatu City represents a model new way of life and pondering for all Kenyans, creating a unique live, work and play surroundings that’s free from traffic congestion and long-distance commuting.