‘Efforts to set up VHT plant in Pakistan accelerated’ 0

Pakistan has reportedly sent mangoes to Japan on a trial basis.

Reposted from The News International

LAHORE: In a meeting at the Pakistan Horticulture Development and Export Company (PHDEC) head office, the PHDEC claimed to have accelerated efforts to set up a Vapour Heat Treatment (VHT) Plant before the next mango season. In its efforts to tap into the higher end Japanese market, Pakistan has reportedly sent mangoes to Japan on a trial basis. On the initiative of the Ministry of Commerce, the Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA) is likely to help in setting up a VHT plant in Pakistan. More…