1 . Business Summary
The dedication of the stability or otherwise of building a cashew nut and juice finalizing factory in Idemili North Local Government Part of Anambra point out was completed on 26th June, 2012. The machineries and casing for the processing businesses were identified and cost of each equipment was accumulated from the fabricators or marketers of such machine. Likewise markets and prizes with the products had been identified. A financial analysis from the project institution was completed and it absolutely was found the fact that cost profit ratio is definitely 0. 43: 2 . 34, while produce is @ 20% (IRR) showing which the project when established in the local government location will be remarkably viable. Environmental issues were also highlighted and future product or service to support the task were advised.
2 . INTRODUCTION
Cashew (ANACARDIUM OCCIDENTRUS) which is a tree crop offers emerged as the utmost lucrative cash crop in Anambra, Point out in general and my County Area specifically. At present you will discover over 683 hectares of cashew planting at Oghe and Oji-River in Enugu State around Anambra. Additionally, there are few hectares of cashew plantation at Eke, Ebe, Afa, Umuoka, Obeagu, Orba and Opi, all in Enugu State. Cashew plantation also exists in; Abatete, Umunnab, Esinomo, Ogidi, Umunachi, bushed Anambra point out. It is therefore required to determine the viability or otherwise of establishing a cashew nut and drink processing stock in Idemili North local government area of Anambra. 3. PROJECT RATIONALE
The job is the dedication of the viability or otherwise of building a cashew nut and juice digesting factory in Eziowelle community, Idemili North Local Governmant Area of Anambra state. This kind of project is of great significance because of the organization of the digesting plant is definitely viable it will make cashew crop even more available simply by avoiding losses, provide better food and nutrition to folks, increase foreign trade and earn foreign exchange. It will likewise provide variety of raw materials intended for the food and other agro-processing companies. It will generate employment opportunities and also ensure foodstuff security. Also it will increase income generated and reduce poverty because of greater monetary returns towards the farmer and more involved in creation. It will also stimulate more creation of cashew crop and be sure consistent way to obtain raw materials for the industries.
5. THE PROJECT DESCRIPTION
The job involves the determination with the viability or of establishing a cashew nut and juice processing factory in my local government area. This can lead to the establishment of the digesting factory generating cashew peanuts and cashew juice. The cashew apple or bigger peduncle produces cashew apple juice. This is a rich source of vitamin C. In cashew nut control, emphasis is placed on the kernel and layer which are professional raw materials. Kernel which is roasted contains about 15% proteins and about forty percent fat. The proteins are rapidly buvable.
A. STREAM PROCESS GRAPH FOR FINALIZING OF CASHEW NUT
Cashew nuts heavy steam boiling oven drying (dried at 12% MC) Cutting/shelling Sorting The labels Marketing
W. FLOW METHOD CHART TO GET PROCESSING OF CASHEW APPLE TO JUICE Cashew apple washing juice extraction
Pasteurizing cooling product packaging ready for promoting
Cashew Apple cleaning Extraction mixing up Pasteurizing/Homogenizing fillingcorking pasteurizing air conditioning packaging looking forward to marketing
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