Ukrainian juice producer Т.В Fruit, associated with Galicia TM, is going to invest EUR 50-57mln into construction of two plants in Poland, confirmed Taras Barszczowski founder of Т.В Fruit of companies. The starting works of the first plant will commence in 2018.
T.B Fruit sets objectives to grasp 10% of the world's market of pectin. As of present, the the company produces up to 100 000tons of concentrated juice annualy. The business has been developing since 1999 when the founder came up with a business idea of transportation of liquid cargoes by tanker trucks. Later in 2003, the company bought an old juice production plant in a town of Gorodok in Lviv region in Western Ukraine. At the moment, the company has eight production plants, of which five are located in Ukraine, two - in Poland and one - in Moldova. T.B Fruit produces juice concentrate, puree, aroma, frozen fruits and vegetables.
At this, the company also plants and develops its private orchads and berrie fields over 3.5ha of land. Lately, the company started production directly squeezed juices and smoothie juices under a brand name of Galicia. T.B. Fruit sells its products to the industry majors of Pepsi, Coca-Cola, Eckes-Granini, Refresco, Lassonde, Dr. Pepper.