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Operations in South Africa​

Operations in South Africa

Westfalia supplies prime-quality mature avocados ​​year-round to leading retail groups and other customers. Specialising in fresh as well as ready-to-eat, pre-packed avocado, Westfalia markets other fruit like fresh mangoes, litchis and citrus in South Africa, as well as processed products like avocado oil, guacamole, IQF pieces and dried mango.

Westfalia Fruit Limited is headquartered in Parktown, Johannesburg, in the Gauteng province of South Africa Read more...

Westfalia Marketing SA is the largest exporter of South African avocados and also supplies directly to retailers and other markets Read more...

Farming at Westfalia is undertaken using the most modern and sustainable horticultural practices, making us better neighbours Read more...

The Westfalia Nursery is fully accredited and world renowned for the provision of good quality clonal root-stocked avocado trees. Read more...

We sort and pack avocados and other fruit in our BRC-accredited packhouses. Read more...

Westfalia has processed fruit on a commercial scale since 2000, using fruit from Westfalia farms and other selected partners. Read more...

Westfalia Technological Services is the largest privately-funded subtropical fruit reserach organisation in the world. Read more...

Numerous accredited third-party service providers monitor and audit Westfalia's fruit quality and production standards.


Westfalia Fruit supplies two types of avocado cultivar​ to its customers, depending on the season.


Greenskin Avocados​​
  • ​​​Greenskin avocados include Fuerte, Pinkerton, Edranol and Ryan.
  • When they are harvested, the mature fruit is a green colour and the fruit peel remains green once the avocado is ripe.​
  • Greenskin cultivars have thin skins, which can be easily peeled when the fruit is ripe.


Darkskin Avocados​​
  • ​Darkskin avocados include Hass, Carmen®-Hass, GEM® and Nature’s Hass.
  • They are also green in colour when mature, at the time of harvest. As they ripen, the fruit’s skin turns dark purple to black, indicating ripeness.
  • The darkskin’s textured, ‘pebbly’ skin is thicker than a greenskin’s and cannot be as easily peeled. The harder skin protects these avocado cultivars from bruising easily, and facilitates scooping of the flesh with a spoon.
  • Darkskins are easy to handle and merchandise, making them the ideal cultivar for ready-to-eat fresh retail fruit.

Where to buy our products

Fresh fruit

Supplying directly from our own world-class avocado farms and from those of our strategic global partners, Westfalia has earned the reputation of providing our clients with superior, organic and conventional, quality fruit all year round. Westfalia Marketing Africa supplies South African avocados directly to retailers and other customers. The product range also includes mangoes, litchis and citrus fruit. WMA is also the largest exporter of South African avocados, mainly to European markets.

Processed products

A specialist marketing team called Westfalia Fruit Products, located in Midrand near Johannesburg, manages the marketing and logistical functions for Westfalia’s processed products: avocado oils, frozen puree and guacamole, IQF pieces and dried mango.

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South Africa: +27 11 381 5750
North America
California: +1 805 212 7236
Austria: +43 1 615 0670
France: +33 14 686 7177
Netherlands: +31 174 637 800
UK: +44 13 224 25555
South America
Chile: +562 243 13200
Colombia: +57 4 530 1706
Peru: +511 243 7840