Bush Trading & AggregationInvolves buying small quantities of maize, pigeon peas and other locally grown crops from smallholder farmers, storing these at our storage facilities and selling them in bulk to regional and international markets.
Product: sales of maize, pigeon peas and other agricultural commodites grown by 1,000’s of smallscale farmers
Director: Duncan Kennaird
Contact Number: +258 84 413 8183
Sales: USD 4 million in 2015/2016
Export: 50% of sales (India)
Employment: 10 permanent staff
Mocotex is situated in the middle of Zambezia agricultural area with 5 million rural inhabitants within 200km radius from Mocuba. Zambezia is one of the largest producers of maize, pigeon peas, sesame, rice etc. in Mozambique. All of the production is grown by smallholder farmers.
This division has strong synergies with the transportation division, as haulage is a substantial cost driver for commodities.