The future of fresh produce trading
Nile connects fresh produce buyers and producers by providing a platform for direct and secure transactions
How it works
List for sales
Producer lists produce for sale and updates available quantity and their prices.
Buyer places an order and transfers funds to the Nile platform.
Producer delivers directly to buyers or to centrally located hub for pick-up.
Buyer confirms receipt and Nile transfers funds to seller within 24h.
Built for buyers and producers across the food value chain
Benefits for buyers
Direct from producers
Nile connects buyers to Africa’s leading producers. View live inventory, discover prices and place orders instantly from multiple sellers – all from a single, easy-to-use platform.
We create trust between buyers and producers by safeguarding funds in an independent trust account. Funds are only disbursed to producers when products are received in good condition.
Nile’s producers are vetted for adherence to the highest quality bar. We partnered with Africa’s leading food inspector to ensure you always get what you pay for.
Benefits for farmers
Know the exact price you get for your produce before it leaves your farm gate. Prices on Nile are determined by the farmer.
Improved cash flow
We aim to process payments within 24 - 48 hours. Our innovative payment solution helps keep your premises cash-free.
The Nile marketplace facilitates the transaction and logistics of the direct transaction between the buyer and seller. Our processes are consistent with international best practices.