Fresh Produce Marketplace
What products are traded on Nile’s fresh produce marketplace?
Nile focuses on Fruit and vegetables trading, both whole and value added. The marketplace offers a wide variety of fresh produce comprising more than 50 categories, anything from apples to brinjals.
Do you trade meat products?
We currently only trade fruit and vegetables and plan to expand the range over time based on demand from buyers.
Can I purchase my home’s groceries from the Nile fresh produce marketplace?
No, Nile connects fresh produce farmers to commercial buyers. These commercial buyers include wholesalers, retailers, packers and processors.
What products are traded on Nile’s Inputs Marketplace?
There will be a variety of products, ranging from Packaging Material, Fertilizer, Agrochemicals, General Goods, Workwear, Mechanisation Equipment, Plant Nutrition as well as Nile's Agri Expert forum.
How does Nile Inputs delivery work?
Based on the same logistics capabilities built into our Fresh Produce marketplace, the system will optimize for the most efficient route. This will include: • Bulk loads direct from source, e.g Durban harbour, Olifantsfontein production facility or Nile hub • Smaller deliveries couriered with our courier partners
Does Nile provide financing for inputs?
Nile provides tailored finance options to customers. The easiest option includes trading produce via our produce marketplace but this is not a requirement.
Where is Nile’s cross-docking facility situated?
1 Arrow Park, Corner of Rietspruit Road and Yen Road, Samrand, Centurion. Our warehouse is conveniently located near Freshmark DC and easily accessed from the N1 highway.
Does Nile arrange logistics?
Yes, we have an extensive network of leading freight providers that we partner with, which enables us to connect buyers and sellers in the most efficient manner.
How secure are transactions through the Nile platform?
Nile Marketplace was designed to ensure that all transactions are financially secure, meaning that sellers are guaranteed to receive timely payments upon delivery of agreed goods. All funds are transmitted via Nile’s trust account, ensuring safe and transparent transactions.