BREAKING NEWS IN THE FERTILIZER INDUSTRY. VIPA HAS A NEW PARTNER.
Vipa is excited to announce the acquisition of 21% shares in Vipa Holdings (Pty) Ltd by Block Commodities which is expected to escalate later in the year 2018. Vipa prides itself on its ability to provide service excellence in logistics and finance for Agriculture into Africa. This is expected to enable Block Commodities to quickly conclude large outstanding, pending projects and speed up implementation processes in the future.
Together with Block Commodities, Vipa is to enter the small-scale farmer market by providing a range of inputs essential for the farmer to maximize efficiencies and improve crop yields, thereby helping alleviate food shortages. Vipa’s ability to purchase large volumes of Fertilizer commodities and deliver throughout Africa will ensure competitive pricing. With Vipa’s comprehensive range of groundbreaking speciality fertilizers developed over the last past 12 years and supported by Block Commodities ability to disseminate educational information and training directly to the farmer through its Blockchain technology, the partnership is expected to change the face of small-scale farming throughout Africa by providing healthy, sustainable crops.
“The core essence of our businesses together is ultimately to feed people and bolster food security throughout Africa” says Mr David Smillie CEO of Vipa.