The Global Green Co. Ltd., Bangalore-India (part of Thapar Group,Delhi-India, US$2.1bn) has opened a modern vegetable processing plant at Bangalore, India with an investment of US$2.1m.

It is mainly to process gherkins/pickles, peppers (jalapenos, yellow peppers, pepperoncini and Indian varieties of green/red hot peppers), mixed vegetables, salad mixes and white onions.

The new factory was officially opened this summer. It will build to meet increased demand of the above products from retailers in the USA, EU and Russian importers and distributors. The factory is well equipped to pack the range of consumer pack glass jars.

The new factory will be ISO 9001:2000 and HACCP certified by a well known agency.