Establishment of seaweed processing facilities that would produce either semi-refined or refined carageenan which is used to enhance the quality of certain food products. It also functions as binder, moisture holder and gelling agent.
Estimated Project Cost: P800 Million
1st Phase (Alkaline treated Cottonii Chips) - P200 Million
2nd Phase (Phil Natural Grade Carageenan Powder) P200 Million
3rd Phase (refined Carageenan Powder) - P400 Million
Proponent will submit full Feasibility Study subject to finalization of negotiations with technology partner.
Jolly C. Ahaja
Sitangkai Seaweeds Export Company
Barangay Panglima Alari, Sitangkai, Tawi-Tawi