The Afritex Global Trading division focuses on innovative sourcing and marketing of the highest quality of sustainable seafood across the globe. Our team of skilled traders keep their finger on the pulse of international market trends, providing a high level of client services and a continuous supply of premium quality seafood.
Our team of traders have a wealth of knowledge and experience in their field, with the primary focus being on sourcing the best quality seafood at the most competitive prices, either from our own fishing operations in Mozambique or Mauritius or from trusted suppliers around the globe.
Our client base consists of importers, distributors and retailers based in Europe, the America’s, Asia-Pacific, Africa and the Middle-East.
With our head office situated in Mauritius, Afritex is ideally located to trade with both Asia, Africa and Europe within our working day. The Afritex trading team are in constant contact with suppliers and agents to ensure they are aware of changing market conditions. Furthermore, our traders frequently visit both suppliers and clients in order to achieve and maintain in-depth knowledge of the seafood traded and their respective markets. Our trading team strives to be dynamic and resourceful to constantly broaden and improve our range of offering.
Our dedicated marketing, administrative and shipping team’s aim is to deliver the highest level of support and service to our customers and to ensure that we comfortably comply with varied regulatory requirements. Our trading division acts as principals, not brokers and with our strong financial base, we have the skill set and infrastructure for success and have developed a strong reputation and integrity.
The Facilitrade Global Trading Platform is currently in development stages. This platform will connect professional, qualified buyers and sellers in a secure and easy to use method. Sellers can be assured of sales and buyers can have the luxury of an extensive range of seafood to select from. A facility will also be available for buyers to flag a specific item, to receive an alert as soon as the item becomes available. It is a bright future for seafood trading and with the technological advancements, the Afritex Trading division and the Global Trading Platform will work hand in hand to provide world class service to the primary food industry.