Himalayan Supervores Pvt Ltd
Business Description: Himalayan Supervores is a privately owned vegetable processing company that piloted the vegetable packhouse business model – where vegetables aggregated from farmers are sorted, graded, pre-cut and ozone washed – before being sold to national and international markets.
Current areas of operation: Province 2- Dhanusha and Sarlahi Province 3- Kathmandu [headquarters], Makwanpur and Sindhupalchowk
Province 5- Argakhachi, Palpa, and Rupandehi
How CASA and Himalayan Supervores are working together
Project title: Bringing investment to support and expand vegetable packhouse
CASA is providing support to leverage investment for expansion of the company’s packhouse and further technical support to build the capacity of the company and improve the quality of their products through training on cold chain management, sanitation, machine handling, good agriculture practices and business-to-business marketing. Before focusing on achieving the Good Manufacturing Practice Certification, to facilitate entry into foreign markets.
CASA work complete: March 2023
Total cost of technical assistance package: £132,157 [£43,171 provided by CASA]
Of investment sought for expansion of the vegetable packhouse and upgrades to machinery
Applied Good Agriculture Practices and benefited from additional annual net income through guaranteed markets with competitive prices