SOROTI FRUIT FACTORY IN ARAPAI SUB COUNTY

On 13.04.2019, Pesident Yoweri Kaguta Museveni officially opened Soroti Fruit Factory in Arapai Sub County in Soroti district. The UGX 48.2 bn factory officially started operations, processing both orange and mango juice with a capacity of 6MT per hour for oranges and 2MT per hour for mangoes. Soroti Fruit factory is a government initiative which also aims at promoting value addition to agricultural products implemented by the Ministry of Trade, Industry and Cooperatives through its affiliate institution the Uganda Development Corporation (UDC).