SERAP, a French company and a world leader in the bulk food-grade liquid conservation has shown a keen interest to supply its state of art hi-tech milk and food cooling integrated systems to Pakistan.
On 18 May, Mr. Eric Boitin, the CEO and President of SERAP expressed the interest of providing high tech milk to Pakistan while briefing the Ambassador of Pakistan to France Mr. Moin ul Haque, who visited SERAP’s headquarters and its manufacturing facilities in Gorron, a French town 400 km away from Paris.
Mr. Biotin said SERAP was interested to collaborate with the fast developing dairy industry of Pakistan and to provide the modern techniques of milk collection and cooling processes. He said that in the past SERAP had provided its cooling milk tanks to the local dairy industry of Pakistan and now want to enhance business with the new emerging players of the sector.
Ambassador of Pakistan welcomed SERAP’s interest in Pakistan’s dairy industry and said that Pakistan being the third largest milk producer of the world is all set to expand and modernize its milk and food processing technology with a view to prevent wastage and to add value to food and milk-based products. Ambassador invited SERAP President to visit Pakistan and also consider setting up of its manufacturing units in Pakistan.
The ambassador also visited various sections of SERAP manufacturing facility and appreciated high professional and technical standards observed during production and assembly of stainless steel milk chillers, boilers and heat exchange systems. He also noted that SERAP’s small and low-cost fruit and milk cooling and storage systems were suitable for individual and middle-level farmers to help them prolong the shelf lives of their products.
The SERAP Group is located in the heart of France’s largest dairy producing region. It employs about 500 people and currently manages four production sites in France, India, Mexico, and Brazil. It enjoys the presence in 80 countries through an extensive network of independent distributors, supported by its production units and commercial subsidiaries.