Juice Report

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CITRUS JUICE EXTRACTION Feasibility Study
NOVEMBER 2006

PREPARED FOR:

Lepelle-Nkumpi Local Municipality

PREPARED BY:

Development S ervices (Pty) Ltd
Reg No. 1999/12439/07

P.O. Box 13359 Hatfield 0028 Tel: 012 430 2888 Fax: 012 430 2979

TABLE OF CONTENTS
1. INTRODUCTION .................................................................................................................... 1 2. DEVELOPMENT DESCRIPTION ........................................................................................... 2 2.1 Overview of the Juice Making Process and Project description ........................................... 2 2.2 Project Details...................................................................................................................... 4 2.3 Project Location ................................................................................................................... 5 2.4 Layout Plan and infrastructure needs .................................................................................. 7 3. MARKET ANALYSIS ........................................................................................................... 14 3.1 Citrus Supply...................................................................................................................... 14 3.2 Citrus Demand ................................................................................................................... 16 3.3 Target Market and distribution channel .............................................................................. 18 4. RISKS, STRENGTHS & IMPACT ........................................................................................ 19 4.1 Risks .................................................................................................................................. 19 4.2 Strengths and potential impact........................................................................................... 19 5. MANAGEMENT TEAM......................................................................................................... 22 5.1 Ownership and Management ............................................................................................. 22 5.2 Organisational Structure .................................................................................................... 23 6. FINANCIAL PLAN................................................................................................................ 28 6.1 Capital Expenditure............................................................................................................ 28 6.2 Operational Expenditure .................................................................................................... 30 6.3 Projected Income ............................................................................................................... 32 6.4 Projected Profit and loss statement ................................................................................... 33 7. IMPLEMENTATION PLAN................................................................................................... 34 Bibliography Annexure A: Funding programmes

Zebediela Juice Extraction Plant

1. INTRODUCTION
Agro-processing and more specifically value addition to citrus has the potential to create jobs and economic growth of rural places. This study, undertaken by Kayamandi Development Services (Pty) LTD, explores the feasibility of citrus juice making in the Lepelle-Nkumpi Local Municipality. Citrus has been cultivated for thousands of years and in terms of volume it is the second largest fruit crop (second to grapes). In South Africa the Citrus industry is a large contributor to the economy and is the second largest earner of foreign exchange in terms of agricultural exports. South Africa is also the third largest exporter of citrus and fruit is exported to more than 50 different markets. This project is recommended, based on the following...
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