Ghana – Mango and Pineapple Production

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Bomarts

Projectdescription

Bomarts Ltd. is a pineapple producer in Ghana, near Accra. In the year 2000, they established a mango plantation in the Volta region.

Bomarts exports pineapples and mangoes, processed in Ghana, to Switzerland and England and also sells Max Havelaar certified fruits. The loan from the SECO Start-up Fund was used to co-finance the construction, equipment, vehicles and packaging material in the early phase of setting up their mango business.

Development Impact

Creation of 30 permanent positions and 100 seasonal employment opportunities