About the investment
As one of the largest integrated fruit businesses in South Africa, the Lona Group is involved in activities across the food value chain, from: farming, aggregating and packing fruit (citrus, mango, grape, olives, and stonefruit), to: cold storage and logistics, marketing fruit for export and domestic consumption, plus fruit and vegetable processing. With line of sight across the entire value chain, Lona has tight controls, traceability, and reknowned reliability amongst customers.
Phatisa is aligned with the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). All our portfolio companies are evaluated for their contribution to these goals. This portfolio company has the following impacts: