Crown inaugurates new global headquarters and innovation center

USA – Crown, a global supplier of oilseed extraction technology has opened its new global headquarters and innovation center in Minnesota, US. Built at a cost of US$12 million, the 68,000 square foot facility features […]

Olam International reports 16% growth in H1 revenues despite market challenges

SINGAPORE – Olam International has reported a steady operating performance, recording 16% growth in revenues to US$ 11.47 billion in the first half of 2019, from US$9.86 billion recorded in a similar period last year. […]

Kenya to set up US$2.26m coconut processing plant in the coastal region

KENYA – Kenya will be investing US$2.26 million (226 million) in setting up a coconut processing plant in Mtwapa, Coastal region as part the efforts of revamping the coconut industry. The coconut factory will be […]

Socfin Group to invest US$20m in oil palm processing factory in Ghana

GHANA – The Socfin Group, one of the leading investors in oil palm sector in West Africa, is investing US$20 million in setting up an oil palm processing factory in Daboase, Western Region of Ghana. […]

Government commissions fruit processing factory under industrialization initiative

GHANA – The Ghanaian Government has commissioned an avocado processing factory in Akuapem under government’s One-District-One-Factory industrialization initiative. The Akuapem Gold Agro Processing Limited has a capacity to process six to eight tons of avocado […]