Prime Cold Stores in India provides Modified Atmosphere Storage to enhance the shelf
life of fresh fruits and vegetables. Prime have designed and built from scratch
the first chain of state-of-the-art climate controlled atmosphere storage facilities in India
for fresh produce, establishing remarkable standards with their commitment to workmanship
of international quality standards, nevertheless adjusted seamlessly to Indian operating,
weather and raw material transport conditions.
The first of their facilities is located in Calcutta and has now completed its second
successful year with 100% utilization rate, and minimal spoilage losses. This is
a fresh potato store with 20 chambers, each with the capacity to hold 500 metric
tons of freshly harvested potatoes and store them viably without spoilage or sprouting
for over a year. Overall our facilities accross India can store 100,000 metric tons
of fresh produce (potatoes, onions and other fruits and vegetables). This has reduced
spoilage of fresh produce making them available throughout the year.