Alfa Laval – a world leader in heat transfer, centrifugal separation and fluid
handling – has won an order to supply two process lines for edible oil refining
in China. The order is booked in the Food Technology & Life Science segment and
has a value of approximately SEK 75 million. Delivery is scheduled for 2016.
The order comprises engineering as well as various pieces of equipment, such as
heat exchangers and separators, to be used in different steps of the soybean and
corn oil refinery process.
“I am very pleased to announce yet another food order, this time within
vegetable oil processing in China” says Lars Renström, President and CEO of the
Alfa Laval Group. ”Food has always been an important part of our business and we
see good opportunities also in the future.”
Did you know that… China is the fourth largest producer of soybean after the US,
Brazil and Argentina, according to the UN Food & Agriculture Organization?