Since they installed the cold room, they have had no losses. Both air-freight and sea-freight shipments have arrived with the cold chain properly maintained. They use air-freight early in the season when prices for fruit are higher, but after that they use sea-freight due to lower cost. Pre- cooling the fruit quickly and to the right temperature allowed them to maintain optimal quality and significantly reduced losses resulting to high praise for the quality of our produce.
Ausmoz Farm holdings current markets are in the UK and Europe and are seeking investment to expand. They need to treble their cooling capacity in the next two years to cater for increased volumes as their orchards mature.