Trans Techno Foods Limited incorporated in the State of Gujarat is setting up a 100% Export Oriented Unit to cultivate 900 TPA Oyster Mushromms together with Freeze Drying processing unit. The manufacturing of Mushrooms has been declared as "Major thrust Area" by the Government. The Company would participate in the current drive of the government to encourage and increase exports and earn valuable Foreign Exchange for the country.
The Company proposes to enter into the Agro Industry, viz: The cultivation of Mushrooms and Processing the same for export. Mushroom is a high protein low calory food item and has become increasingly acceptable in the local as well as international market.
The critical areas for industry are temperature variations and acceptable packing for preserving the quality. The company does not envisage any of the problems mentioned here as it plans its production under completely controlled environment and also technical collaborators are prescribing internationally accepted hygenic packing materials.
During the financial year 1996-97 the company was actively engaged in the implementation of Project of Oyster Mushroom and expects to commence commercial production by Feb.'98.