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.

Place order

Buyer places an order and transfers funds to the Nile platform.

Direct delivery

Producer delivers directly to buyers or to centrally located hub for pick-up.

Payment confirmation

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.

Secure transactions

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.

Quality verified

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

Transparent pricing

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.

No Intermediaries

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.

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