SACOTA is the most prominent association of trading members operating within South Africa and the SADC region

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SACOTA is the most prominent association of trading members operating within South Africa and the SADC region. Its vision is to be a significant, influential and respected force in the Southern African grain and agricultural sector by expanding its activities and pro-actively raising awareness amongst key role players, including governments, traders, financial institutions, producers, processors, millers and NGOs.

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Durban harbour grain export terminal to close for maintenance

Durban harbour grain export terminal to close for maintenance

SABT today announced the dates for scheduled maintenance at their Island View Terminal. Fortunately, it should not affect the maize export programme. Read more >
Soybeans

South African deep-sea soybean exports take shape

Record new soybean production and a gradual build-up of stocks mean the industry is in much need of exports. After initial challenges, it now seems that exports are a reality. Read more >
Fltr: Phil Swart (Seaboard), André van der Vyver (SACOTA) and Naliya Stamper (TPT Terminal Manager).

SACOTA director visits maize export vessel in East London

East London harbour has been re-opened for maize exports after ten years. View photographs >

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