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PERTH, 2 April 2024 – The World Bank’s International Finance Corporation, United Exports and the Koue Bokkeveld training centre partnered in the intensive leadership training of female employees on OZblu® farms in South Africa. (https://www.ifc.org/en/stories/2024/breaking-the-grass-ceiling).  The four-month training programme, completed last year, has facilitated significant personal and career...

Perth, 21 December 2023 – United Exports, an international vertically integrated agricultural company known for the leading OZblu® blueberry brand, is changing the lives of rural farmworkers in South Africa. The OZblu® Academy, the learning and development arm of United Exports, has started an adult...

Perth, 28 August 2023 | Global agricultural company United Exports has created new employment opportunities in its South African operations to help alleviate the youth unemployment crisis facing the country. The company has joined forces with Youth Employment Service (Yes) to create valuable work experience across...

United Exports has appointed Sean Li (Li Xiangrong in Chinese) as their business manager for China. United Exports is a vertically integrated agricultural company, specialising in blueberries, that has the exclusive right to sub-license the production of and market the renowned and market leading OZblu®...

PRESS RELEASE | October 2019- In the South African province of Limpopo, roughly 30 km from Mokopane, lies the Midway Fruit Farm. Owned by the Neethling family, the stone fruit farm is a unique South African farm due to its distinctive microclimate and ideal soils,...

PRESS RELEASE | Perth, May 2019 – David and Leasa Mazzardis – OZblu co-founders and sole breeders of the brand’s varieties – have maintained a steadfast position within both the blueberry and stone fruit categories due to the genetic superiority of their leading varieties. The innovative...

PRESS RELEASE | Perth, April 2019 – United Exports announced that Sebastián Ochoa Münzenmayer, a blueberry specialist, not only considered one of the World’s few thought leaders with his expertise on these relatively new low-chill evergreen blueberries, has entered into an exclusive commercial agreement with United...

PRESS RELEASE | Perth, March 2019 – United Exports, the vertically integrated agriculture business that is renowned for the world leading OZblu blueberry varieties, has appointed Nikos Genalis as their European Operations Director. Nikos, formerly Operations Manager for Driscoll’s in Eastern Europe, South Africa and Egypt, also...

PRESS RELEASE | Perth, October 2018 – Demonstrating their commitment to transformation and diversity, United Exports Group has appointed two A-team business women to lead their strategic initiatives on sustainability and transformation.  Core to this strategy is the OZblu Academy which will focus on education on...

PRESS RELEASE United Exports has appointed Nic Walton as Global Varietal Development Manager from 18 June 2018. While initially based in the United Kingdom, Nic will fulfil a global role on the class leading OZblu blueberry varieties. Nic brings with him more than 14 years’ experience with...