UAE-based Lulu Group to set up food processing centre in Jammu & Kashmir
The UAE-based Lulu Group International announced to set up a food processing centre in Srinagar for sourcing a variety of agri-products from Jammu and Kashmir.
The announcement was made by Lulu group chairman during a meeting with a delegation from J&K led by its Principal Secretary (Agri Production & Horticulture) Navin Kumar Choudhary on the sidelines of the UAE-India Food Security Summit 2020.
Presently, Lulu imports apples and saffron from Kashmir and imports will significantly increase in the near future.
The group imported over 400 tons of Kashmiri apples so far, despite several challenges in the recent past due to the COVID-19 pandemic.