Sometime in the next two years, Dutch company Farm Frites Beheer B.V., plans to build a plant for the production of French fries in Zhambyl region. “The total cost of the project for the construction of an export-oriented factory for the production of French fries is $145 million. The project will be completed in 2020-2022,” officials said.
The plant’s capacity will be 70,000 tons of French fries per year. As specified in the Ministry of Agriculture, the products are planned to be exported to Russia and China. Farm Frites Beheer B.V. Is a company founded in 1971 in the Netherlands. The main activity of the company is the production of frozen and chilled products from potatoes.
The company has 40 sales offices and 6 factories in 40 countries. Potato processing is 1.3 million tons per year, with exports to more than 80 countries.