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Cold storage

Cold Storage units are refrigerated warehouse chambers that preserve perishable goods from spoilage by restricting metabolic activity of stored products at low temperature thereby retaining moisture, color, texture, aroma and freshness. Different types of cold storages include single commodity, multiple commodities, controlled atmosphere store and modified atmosphere store. Cold storages offers number of advantages such as support to correct seasonal fluctuations in prices and supply of perishable products; help in reducing wastage and spoilage of perishable goods; and vital link in supply chain that makes horticulture more viable etc. Cold storage is important part of supply chain management mainly for fruits and vegetables and preserves the perishable for long time. There is no raw material consumed by a cold storage unit. There will be some losses in ammonia and oil which have to be made up by refilling and the major consumption is power.
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