Canning line expansionThis article was originally published in Foodnews
SOLTAI Fishing and Processing Limited (SFPL) has added another canning and processing line at its base in Noro, Western Province in the Solomon Islands. The fourth line became operational as of last week when full the company operations resumed. A spokesperson for the company said the new canning and processing line is worth more than USD1.0 million and will increase the production capacity of the company, the Solomon Star reports. Late last year, the company said it expected to double its production of canned products to 150 tonnes per day by middle of this year, up from 60 tonnes/day last year.