Dutch Ambassador in Egypt opens peanut processing plant in Egypt

27-05-2016

On Thursday 26 May 2016, the new Peanut shelling plant Kernile, was officially opened by the ambassador of the Netherlands in Cairo, Mr Gerard Steeghs.

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Special edition magazine "Potato World" on potato sector Argentina

05-05-2016

In the February 2016 edition of the Dutch magazine ‘Aardappelwereld’ ("Potato World"), an extensive article has been published on the potato sector in Argentina.

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Establishing slaughterhouse and meat processing plant in South Africa

15-04-2016

On the 12th of April 2016 Agriment finalized the work for executing a feasibility study and bankable business plan for a slaughterhouse and meat processing plant in the Dr Kenneth Kaunda District Municipality (DrKKDM), the North West Province of South Africa. The PPP project (Public Private Partnership) was initiated by DrKKDM, the city of Matlosana and AngloGold Ashanti. After having presented the results in November 2015 to the Project Steering Committee, on the 12th of April the results were presented to the mandating organisations and the main stakeholders. The feasibility study covered not only the meat processing plant, but as well the supply chain for cattle and for pigs. In the business plan all aspects of the business case are covered: 

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Potato sector study Brazil

17-12-2015

A sector study for the Brazilian potato sector has been conducted within the frame of the GITAH project. The sector study addresses all parts of the Brazilian potato sector, including the potato market, seed- and ware potato production, inspection, storage, mechanization, irrigation and processing. This report can serve to formulate a strategy for the development of the sector during the next decade.

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Closure meeting GITAH potato chain project Argentina

01-12-2015

On Thursday 26 November the GITAHpapa project and the K2K project, which have been running in Argentina for the past 4 years, have been closed in a joint meeting. The meeting took place on ‘Estancia El Recreo’ just north of Mar del Plata, in the province of Buenos Aires. 

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