Cassava Frying Machine Prices in Nigeria

The automatic garri fryer is a piece of well-designed agricultural equipment available to simplify the full process of frying garri.

This machine is typically used to process all raw cassava flour without even hampering its full and quality usefulness. This garri frying machine really aids the process of frying your garri.
Cassava Frying Machine Prices in Nigeria
Cassava is the top third-largest source of food and carbohydrates in the tropics, after rice and maize. Cassava is a major staple food in the developing world, providing a basic diet for over half a billion people. It is one of the most drought-tolerant crops, capable of growing on marginal soils.

Nigeria is the world’s largest producer of cassava, while Thailand is the largest exporter of cassava starch. Cassava is classified as either sweet or bitter.

Like other roots and tubers, both bitter and sweet full varieties of cassava contain antinutritional factors and toxins, with the much bitter varieties containing much larger amounts.

It must be properly prepared before consumption, as improper preparation of cassava can leave enough residual cyanide to cause acute cyanide intoxication, goiters, and even ataxia, partial paralysis, or death.

To make garri flour, cassava tubers are peeled, washed and grated or crushed to produce a mash. The mash can be mixed with palm oil and placed in a porous bag, which is then placed in an adjustable press machine for 1–3 hours to remove excess water. Once dried it is then sieved and fried in a large clay frying pot with or without palm oil.

The resulting dry granular garri can be stored for long periods. It may be pounded or ground to make a fine flour. Cassava, the root from which garri is produced, is rich in fiber, copper and magnesium.

In garri production factory, the last but very very important process is the frying process. After the  fermentation, cassava mash is dewatered and then we can get wet cassava cakes, then it is broken into pieces and put into pot for frying. Garri frying machine is the machine that used for garri drying.

Compared to traditional frying pot, the garri frying machine can save a lot of labor works. During running of equipment, people don’t need to stand by to stir fry garri to avoid paste of materials.

Besides it has advantages / benefits of high working efficiency, uniform frying of materials and easy operating. What’s more, the garri frying machine is made of full stainless steel, which can ensure materials are clean and very hygienic and easy to clean after frying.

Cassava is the raw material used in making several foods in Nigeria. For most Nigerians, the most important of these foods is garri. Garri is made from frying cassava that has been passed through several processing stages.

The cassava is fried in a cassava frying machine. This brings us to the question, how much does a cassava frying machine cost in Nigeria? We have done the homework on your behalf and will answer this question in this post. Read on to find out the answer and other helpful pieces of information.

Prices of Cassava Frying Machines in Nigeria

There are different types of cassava frying machines in Nigeria. Some of them are locally fabricated while others are imported. We can also differentiate them based on capacity, size, material, and brand.

It can be quite difficult trying to find the prices of the machines on the market because they are so many. This is why we have done all the work of surveying the market on your behalf. Check the list below to find out the prices of some of the most popular machines on the market.

  • Locally Fabricated in Nigeria, Stainless Steel Manual Garri Fryer: N60,000 – N120,000
  • Doing Stainless Steel cassava gari making machine garri fryer: N1.1 million – N1.3 million
  • Garri Frymaster electric ventless deep fat fryer temperature control deep fryer churro machine and fryer friteuse: N1.5 million – N2.2 million
  • Food processing machinery industrial processing equipment fryer cassava garri making machine: N2 million – N4 million
  • Factory supply cassava processing machinery garri fryer for garri making machine: N3 million – N4.5 million
  • CI-81 Funnel cake fryer/garri fryer/Henny penny fryer: N12,000 – N22,000
  • Cassava garri frying machine for garri processing plant: N500,000 – N1 million
  • Industrial garri processing plant machinery garri fryer: N400,000 – N850,000
  • Kehuida garri fryer/deep fryer without oil: N34,000 – N92,000
  • Henan Reliable deep fryer garri frying machine: N493,000 – N1.5 million
  • Mertone continuous fryer cheap garri cassava fryer: N391,000 – N555,000

Note that these prices are likely to change fully depending on several factors. These include the prevailing market conditions at the time you visit the market, the vendor you patronize, and your locality. Now that we know the prices of cassava frying machines in Nigeria, let’s discuss some other information.
Cassava Frying Machine Prices in Nigeria

Where to purchase a cassava frying machine in Nigeria

Purchasing a cassava frying machine is one of the problems many garri manufacturers face. Not that the machines are not available, but finding high-quality yet affordable machines is the problem. In this section, we will show you where you can purchase high-quality cassava frying machines in Nigeria.

E-commerce websites

If you like to make purchases online, then this option is perfect for you. It is also great if you are looking at purchasing the machine directly from vendors outside the country. All you need to do is visit any of the popular e-commerce websites like Jumia, Alibaba, Konga, etc.

Enter the name of the product that you want to buy and search through the results that you get. You will see a variety of vendors with the same product but varying prices. Before you pick any vendor, check to see that they are reputable.

If you want to purchase a used cassava frying machine, you can visit the Jiji website. Here, you will see several Nigerian-used machines. They are usually affordable but may come with faults.

Dealers / suppliers / Distributors 

Another place to purchase quality cassava frying machines is from dealers and suppliers. These individuals purchase these machines in bulk from manufacturers within and outside the country. They now sell to retailers in Nigeria.

If you are not a retailer, they may feel reluctant to sell to you. However, you can convince them because their products are more affordable and may come with a warranty. To find dealers, you might need to run an online search or ask people who are deep into the business.

Market retailers

The easiest place to purchase a cassava frying machine offline is from a market retailer. Simply walk into the market and request the garri processing section. Here, you can ask for retailers that deal in cassava frying machines.

The challenge with buying from retailers is that the goods are a little costlier than what you get from dealers. Ensure that you check the machine properly for quality, especially if it is fairly used.

Working principle: There are two ways to supply heat source for garri frying machine, one is electric heating and the other is diesel burning heating.

The heat transfer medium between the material and the heat source is heat conduction oil that allows the material to be uniformly heated. During the frying process, the stirring device is opened to uniformly fry the material and break wet cassava cakes as well.

After frying is finished, turn the handle on the right side to tilt the pot and complete quick unloading of garri. Besides, there is one control box installed in each garri frying machine for workers’ easier control running of equipment.

Equipment main features:

1. The equipment is a kind of tiltable fryer, which is designed for fast unloading and easy cleaning.

2. Heat conduction oil is applied to fry garri uniformly. Cycle oil circuit design makes temperature heating up quickly and save energy.

3. The scraping bottom mixing system reduces the workload, avoids the material sticking to the pot, and makes materials being fried evenly.

4. Electric control system is adopted, which reduces labor work and improves production efficiency.

5. All material contact part is made of high quality stainless steel 304, which is easy to clean and meets food hygiene requirements.

Wrapping Up

Eba is a stiff dough made by soaking garri in hot water and kneading it with a wooden baton until it becomes a smooth doughy staple. It is served as part of a meal with various soups and sauces.

Some of these include okra soup, egusi soup, vegetable soup, afang soup, banga soup and bitter leaf soup. Kokoro is a common Nigerian snack food, especially in southern and southeast Nigeria, well especially Abia state, Rivers state, Anambra state, Enugu state and Imo state. It is made from a paste of maize flour, mixed with garri and sugar and deep-fried.

Garri comes in various consistencies, which can roughly be categorized into rough, medium and smooth. Each type is used for a particular food.

As a snack, cereal, or light meal, garri can be soaked in cold water (in which case it settles to the bottom), mixed with sugar or honey, and sometimes roasted peanuts or groundnut with or evaporated milk are sometimes added.

The amount of water needed for soaked garri is 3:1. Garri can also be eaten dry without water, but with sugar and roasted peanut added.

Chinedu Okeke

Chinedu is the founder of Nigerian Tech. He is a tech enthusiast who has the passion for emerging trends in the tech industry. He is also a professional web content developer.

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