$102 million agro-industrial investment proposed for Honduras

A British group offered the Government of Honduras to invest in milk and meat processing plants at Olancho.

Monday, February 2, 2009

The La Prensa of Honduras reported that Hector Hernandez, Head of the Secretariat of Agriculture and Livestock: "met with investors from the British company, Anglo American Project; they are interested in opening two plants in partnership with producers from Olancho.

"This is a great opportunity. With this project, producers would be providing an answer to the problems that have been generated in the country in regards to milk and meat," said Hernandez."

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Milk Over Supply in Honduras

August 2017

Honduran farmers are looking for alternatives to commercialize milk in the Salvadoran market, by giving sanitary certification to artisanal dairy plants.

In light of an oversupply of milk that is affecting the Honduran livestock sector, producers are looking for neighboring markets where they can export milk. They report that many of the plants in Honduras are not receiving the surplus product because they do not have the capacity to process it.

Honduras: Reopening of Meat Processing Plant

February 2017

The Hernandez administration has announced that the processing plant C & D will start operating again from this month.

From a statement issued by Coalianza:

The reopening of the C&D meat processing plant, located in the town of Catacamas, Olancho, will take place later this week, President Juan Orlando Hernández announced today.

Nicaragua and Honduras: Joint Agricultural Business

May 2015

In order to take advantage of the conditions offered by both countries for the development of farming a proposal will be made to the Mexican companies Lala and Sukarne to expand operations to Honduras.

The objective of this proposal is to maximize the conditions offered by both Nicaragua and Honduras for the development of agricultural activities, both in the processing of milk and dairy products as well as in the meat sector.

Honduran Dairy Farmers Have a Project for Their Own Dairy Farm

March 2009

Milk producers in Aguán Valley, with the support of BANADESA and the Agriculture Secretariat are seeking to industrialize.

The web portal Laprensahn.com published: "To make this initiative a reality which would generate employment in the Aguán Valley, milk producers from this municipality have met with producers in the department of Colón as well as representatives from the Tocoa Chamber of Commerce several times to refine the details of what would be the processing plant."

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