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New cold storage facilities at JNIA to boost fresh produce

Published on July 14, 2016

Horticultural, fish and meat exports are set for a massive boost after upgrading of cold storage facilities at Julius Nyerere International Airport (JNIA) in Dar es Salaam. The facilities under Swissport Tanzania were inaugurated yesterday after undergoing expansion and modification to meet demands of the export business of perishable items.

Swissport Tanzania Plc Chief Executive Officer, Mr Gaudence Temu, said in Dar es Salaam on Tuesday that expansion of the exports cold storage facilities was meant to promote exports especially on perishable cargo. “The export cold-room facility has been modified whereby the new arrangement will now allow scanning /screening directly into the acceptance cold room,” Mr Temu added. Read more. Source | Daily News