COLDCHAIN

Functional Statement:

The Benguet Cold Chain exists to support the modernization of the Benguet Vegetable Industry by providing Cold Chain services. The technology being showcased as a means to help preserve and sustain the Benguet Vegetable Industry, being the primary source of livelihood among families in Benguet.

  • Having been a member of the World Trade Organization(WTO), the project shall continually demostrate the Cold Chain Technology as a means to enable our local produce to compete in the global marketplace.

Objectives:

  • To bring in technological advancement on the postharvest handling of locally produced temperate vegetables that would minimize losses and maintain quality and freshness; and extend the shelf life, thereby increasing productivity.
  • To continue increasing the awareness of producers and vegetable industry players on the adoption and application of the Cold Chain Technology, particularly for temperate and semi temperate vegetable locally produced in the Province of Benguet;
  • To continue the establishments of a viable cold chain system that would maintain the quality, extend the shelf-life and reduce postharvest losses of the vegetables thereby increasing productivity.

Activities:

We offer the following Cold Chain Services:

  • Refrigerated Trucking
  • Cold Storage Rental
  • Plastic Crate Rentals           

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