Central Arecanut and Cocoa Marketing and Processing Cooperative (Campco) Ltd has decided to increase its production capacity for choco chips during the current financial year.
Speaking to BusinessLine, M Suresh Bhandary, Managing Director of Campco, said that the present choco chips line at Puttur chocolate factory is being used to full capacity production of 75 tonnes a month as there is good demand for choco chips from industrial segment.
Choco chips are usually sprinkled on products such as biscuits, ice creams and cakes, etc. Campco, which at present has a chocolate factory at Puttur in Dakshina Kannada district, manufactures various products for retail and industrial consumers.
In a bid to meet the increased demand of around 200 tonnes a month for choco chips, Campco is planning a new production plant with a capacity of 10 tonnes a day.
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