Aboitiz launches second Fresh Depot cold storage unit at Nueva Vizcaya Agricultural Terminal to help future-proof PH agriculture and empower farmersAboitizEyes
Aboitiz Group’s Fresh Depot launches their second pilot cold storage unit at Nueva Vizcaya Agricultural Terminal (NVAT), a trading center in the Cagayan Valley. This strategic move aims to support the country’s food sustainability by providing farmers with a physical and digital platform, starting with state-of-the-art cold storage facilities.
The innovative pilot unit enables farmers and traders to store their surplus produce efficiently, ensuring its freshness until it reaches the market. Through this initiative, Fresh Depot significantly reduces food wastage and enhances the overall food supply chain in the Philippines, making a positive impact on the agricultural sector. Moreover, future plans include value-added services, such as the creation of a comprehensive database that the government can utilize to enhance agricultural initiatives.