The Malaysian Pineapple Industry Board, through the establishment of Bahagian Pembangunan Teknologi Nanas (BPTN) has the purpose of providing support to the development of pineapple industry in locations which have already been identified. The said support can be defined as a centre for pineapple seed breeding and production (pineapple tendril). In addition to that, the Bahagian Pembangunan Teknologi Nanas (BPTN) is a reference centre for the pineapple farming technology and verification to new technologies in pineapple cultivation through the joint-venture attempt with researchers in aspects of agronomy and increase of product from pineapple waste materials.
The Pineapple Farming Technology Development Centre is divided into 4 sub projects based on respective locations; Bahagian Pembangunan Teknologi Nanas (BPTN) in Alor Bukit, Pekan Nanas Johor which is the main centre of BPTN, followed by the Bahagian Pembangunan Teknologi Nanas (BPTN) in Sg.Tong , Setiu Terengganu. The management and implementation of each BPTN covers Technology Developments, Development/Maintenance and Construction of Office Building and Quarters.