During the IIR seminar on the Logistics For Transport Of Foodstuffs Under Controlled Temperatures In Hot Countries last year in Tunis, some valuable figures were provided concerning the situation of the cold chain in Tunisia.
There are 784 cold stores in Tunisia, 590 of which are owned by companies employing less than 10 people. There are also over 10,000 controlled-temperature vehicles including near 40% insulated ones. Furthermore, there are 5 refrigerated bodies manufacturing companies but only certain manufacturers are complying with ATP international agreement requirements while Tunisia signed ATP agreement in 2007. The Tunisian cold chain sector employs around 15,000 people.
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