Tiruchendurai PPC Constructed under Government of Tamil Nadu, through the Department of Agricultural Marketing & Agri Business at a total cost of Rs.400.00 Lakhs under National Agricultural Development Programmefor creating state of the Art infrastructure facilities for primary processing and making market linkages to handle the Banana & fruits, vegetables and other perishable commodities in the Tiruchirappalli districts of Tamil Nadu. Since Trichy is the geographical centre of the state, Tiruchendurai PPC can be Act as a Packhouse to export Bananas & vegetable and fruit products from Trichy District which is a major banana growing district of Tamil Nadu, farmers of Musiri, Thotiyam, Thoraiyur, Lalgudi, Anthanallur, Manigandam, Thiruverumbur, and Manachanallur blocks are cultivating banana can be benefited and also from surrounding districts through Tiruchirappalli International Airport which is located 18 Km away from the PPC Location
TiruchenduraiPPC is well equipped with a packhouse and additional handling area to handle about 8 MT of Bnanan on a daily basis for Auction process. This PPC is established to focus on handling Banana Auction. A cold storage unit with a capacity of 1000 MT is provided to store the primary processed Vegetables also available at the premises. Other basic amenities such as admin block, power station and sanitary blocks are also provided inside the premises.
A quality control lab is provided in the facility for the assessment of the quality of produce before and after processing. This is to ensure the quality standards of the produce delivered from the processing centre.