Vegetable edible oil refers to oil obtained from oilseeds and nuts through an extraction process. Since the improvement of people’s living standards, therefore consumption of edible oils is also increasing. Therefore, the extraction of vegetable oil is a profitable venture that in most cases rewards manufactures with profitable returns.

Vegetable oil is extracted from various oil seeds such as mustard, coconut, soybean, peanut, rapeseed, cottonseed, sesame, etc through a pressing process. People use cooking oils for various purposes, including cooking, and the production of plastic and soap. In fact, the waste products of cooking oil production are now used to fuel the diesel engine.As the demand for edible oil quantity and quality keep growing, more and more businessman are interested in setting up small and medium sized oil factory. In fact, most small oil refinery has to face with the shortcomings such as shabby equipment, poor technology process, low quality of refined oil. However, the investment of constructing advanced factory is too big to afford. To solve this problem, QIE Machinery developed a new kind of 1~30TPD small edible oil refinery machine set (capacity 1~30 ton per day).

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The following are the steps you need to set up an edible oil manufacturing business:
Step 1. Learn more about the business
Learn more about the business is the first step starting an oil mill company. Study the requirements of cooking oil manufacturing business in terms of technology, capital, market and competition. Visit websites such as to gain knowledge on the economic scope and statistics of the industry in your area. Study the operation of established industries to be aware of their functioning.

Create a strategy, including proposed location, target market, capital start-up, operating costs and other finances. Get the necessary funding for your business. Before choosing a place for your edible oil processing plant, you have to consider the market, the availability of raw materials and the mode of transport. A good location will be very close to the targeted market and raw material sources, which will reduce supply and transportation costs.

Step 2. Craft your business plan
Before starting on a new business, having a business plan likes to have a compass before going on a trip. This gives you insights on everything you will need to establish and run a business successfully.

Step 3. Select your source of raw materials
You have two options to obtain the raw materials needed for the vegetable oil extraction. You can buy oil seeds from the supplier or have your own farm for the cultivation of oil seeds such as soyabean seeds, peanuts, walnuts, rapeseed, sesame, cast, etc.

Step 4. Find a good location
The location of your business is another very important factor that can make your business more successful. It’s best to find the location which is close to your source of raw materials. For example, if you will be going into mustard oil production, you should locate your extraction plant nearby mustard oil plantation. This will reduce transportation costs, which could be crippled many times.

Step 5. Get the funds
If you need money for buying material, products and other sources, then start approaching. If your business plant presents your business as a very promising and lucrative one, you will easily attract investors or get loans from banks or other lending institutions.

Step 6. Choose suitable manufacturer and machines
GOYUM cooking oil processing line is composed of all necessary machines for oil extraction with solid and durable structures, fine properties and good compatibility. The plant is depicted as safe, reasonable cost, excellent quality, high-level automation, continuous operation and advanced technology.

Step 7. Hire employees
By using different media, you have to advertise vacancies for employees in the oil extraction process, and you have to choose the best staff to work with.

Step 8. Plan the packaging and distribution
The oil is collected in the storage tank and then it is tested, if it’s found clean and has passed all the specifications, then the oil is taken to the packing stage for packing and distribution. When the oilseeds are processed the waste is collected which is known as pressed cakes. Oil Cakes normally have little oil in them and they are used to make animal feeds through a process called distillation.

Our company is engaged in designing and manufacturing of oil mill machinery such as oil expeller / screw oil press machines, seed cleaner, filter press, boilers, flaker, hammer mill, copra dryer, nut crackers, and many more. Many foreign friends have established long-term cooperative relationship with us.

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