Agro-Industry, Marketing and Trade
Pilot Fruit and Vegetable Processing Plant in the Ambato Area
Feasibility study, design, technical assistance and supervision of a pilot fruit and vegetable processing plant in the Ambato area for the marketing of perishable food commodities in selected provinces. The pilot plant comprised two main sections: (i) handling, storage and marketing of fresh produce; and, (ii) processing of fruit and vegetables. The project comprises vertically integrated activities undertaken from the production to he marketing stages. The beneficiaries of the project were approximately 1,000 small and medium-size farmers.
- Country Ecuador
- Starting date 1987
- Completion date 1992
- Amount € 4,665,000.00