Who we are
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    GrainCo Trading

    GrainCo Trading enables the efficient flow of grain from producer (farm) to silo/depot, the processor or commodity trader. The company’s goal is to manage the supply chain in a way that provides economies of scale, and strives to give the producer the lowest cost structure and the best price for his product.

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    BKB Grain Storage

    BKB Grain Storage has depots throughout South Africa’s summer and winter grain producing areas. The company stores and manages more than 500 000 tons of grain and lucern annually. Over the years the company has gained invaluable experience and expertise in the practical management and handling of grain stores.

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    GritCo produces high quality yellow maize grits for the Southern African market.

About Us

GrainCo Holdings is a participant in the South African grain industry. The subsidiary companies operate across a broad spectrum of activities within the food processing chain.

GrainCo’s key areas of expertise are:

• Collateral management,
• Marketing of grain, lucerne and other soft commodities,
• Management of price risk,
• Logistics and transport,
• Financial services,
• Processing of agricultural products.

GrainCo was founded in 2000 and became part of the BKB Group in 2006.

BKB, a public company, has been a dominant player in the South African agricultural sector for a century. BKB is dominant within South Africa in the livestock, wool and morhair and retail market areas.

GrainCo has four subsidiaries:

• GrainCo Trading,
• BKB Grain Storage,
• BKB Logistics,
• GritCo.

GrainCo has a national footprint with its head office in Paarl, Western Cape. GrainCo employs approximately 400 people and has an annual turnover of more than R2 billion.