Porbandar ice making industries (Gujarat)

Introduction

A large presence of local fishing in Porbandar has led to significant growth of ice making industries, which is expected to increase further. Most of the ice making industries in Porbandar cluster are of small and micro types. Different types of ice can be produced by ice making units - block ice, flake ice, etc. However, the ice making units in Porbandar cluster are mainly engaged in producing block ice. Block ice is very popular and its production is economically viable.

 

Products manufactured

Ice

Number of MSMEs

40

Energy consumption

Low

Main fuels

Electricity

Production & turnover

330,800 tonnes

Total energy consumption (toe)

2184 toe

Leading industry association(s)

  • Porbandar GIDC Association

Energy efficiency initiatives

Other resources

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