Tanzania plans acquisition of refrigerated trains for perishable transports

Tanzania’s President John Magufuli has presented plans 800 new freight wagons, including refrigerated wagons, for transporting perishables such as vegetables and fruits, for the country’s revived central railway line. Magufuli: “The refrigerated wagons will help growers of vegetables and fruits in northern regions that are served by the central railway line to ferry their fresh produce […]

Air cargo carrier helped maintain food supplies and support farming communities across the globe

When Emirates SkyCargo’s first freighter flight took off from Guadalajara, Mexico, on the 2nd of October, the cargo hold contained several tonnes of avocadoes and other vegetables grown and harvested in Mexico and destined for supermarket shelves in Europe and the Middle East. In Kenya, Emirates’ 10 weekly flights in October 2020 from Nairobi airport transport, […]

Updated status on Cold Chain Industry

updated on 25.2.2019 As we are all aware that Refrigeration, the product of cold, an essential technology in global economies’ cold chain industry, has applications well beyond food processing and preservation.  It includes manufacturing of chemicals and other materials, biomedical (e.g. vaccines) , freezing of soil, cooling of concrete etc. Based on IIR estimates for […]