South African blueberry firm United Exports Ltd. received USD 1.8 Mn loan from World Bank’s International Finance Corporation (IFC) and USD 1.8 Mn B loan from FMO. This loan is aimed to support United Exports’ capital expenditure projects and maintain farmers’ access to markets and employment.
Founded in 2002 as a fruit export business, United Exports produces, packages and ships blueberries under its proprietary OZblu brand within South Africa and exports 90% of its outputs to international markets.
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