Dubai Industrial City has declared that WenChao Group is spending more than Dhs735 million to create a world-class food manufacturing and shipping facility in the business district. The agreement was approved at the Global Manufacturing and Industrialisation Summit.
The earliest stage of the WenChao Logistics Hub Dubai is scheduled to start in the first half of 2022, including an integrated warehouse, distribution centre, food processing and manufacturing plant for semi-cooked and braised food.
The factory will include the latest technology to maintain a predicted food production turnover. The factory is about more than 950,000 sq. ft and the production is worth up to Dhs500 million annually,
“We are honoured to welcome WenChao Group into our comprehensive ecosystem. For well over a decade, they have demonstrated tremendous innovation and growth with their production and storage activities, as well as e-commerce logistics.” Saud Abu Al-Shawareb, Managing Director of Industrial City, stated.
Additionally, he stated that “This new partnership demonstrates Dubai Industrial City’s commitment to the Operation 300bn strategies by enhancing the UAE’s industrial sector and diversifying our national economy. This factory will play a major role in localising food production and distribution and feed our ambitions to develop a more sustainable and self-reliant future.”
“We are excited to set up our logistic hub in Dubai Industrial City, the first significant milestone of our strategic cooperation. We look forward to creating new engines of opportunity for growth and innovation, building on Dubai’s leading position as a hub for innovation. The new world-class logistics and food production facility in Dubai Industrial City will place us in a strong position to manufacture, store and distribute food efficiently while contributing to the local economy.” Jiansheng Sun, Chairman of WenChao Group announced.