Kei Fresh Produce Market

Kei FPM is situated in Mthatha town, under OR Tambo District Municipality in the Eastern Cape Province. We are situated at 32 Errol Spring Avenue, Vulindlela Heights, Mthatha, adjacent to BT Ngebs Mall and Mthatha Stadium. For easy access to Kei FPM, you can go to Google maps and have peace of mind.

KFPM is one of 22 National Fresh Produce Commission Markets in South Africa. We are a member of South African Union of Food Markets (SAUFM). The market has 4000 M2 trading floor space.  Our core business is to market fresh produce (variety of edible fruits and vegetables), meat and other agricultural products using accredited Market Agents. The market has the capacity to accommodate four (4) Market Agents on the trading floor. We use up to date IT systems to safeguard and keep track records of farmers’ produce and sales on a daily basis. Our operations are in line with regulatory environment and legislations such as Municipal/ Ntinga OR Tambo Development Agency Bylaws, Agricultural Produce Agents Act, no. 12 of 1992 from Agricultural Produce Agents Council (APAC) and Agricultural Product Standard Act, no. 119 of 1990.

Recent developments: The market is currently implementing the turnaround strategy with intervention areas known as the “Codes of Best Practice for all the National Fresh Produce Markets” as it pertains to key stakeholders such as market managers, market agents, producers (farmers), buyers, labour and service providers.

Trading takes place from 06h00 am and close at 13h00 pm on business days. We are open to smallholder farmers who want to supply quality produce to the market. We also want to appeal to the buyers to come back and buy from the market.

For any enquiries contact our Market Master, Mr. Xhanti Jikwana on tel. 0873103340/ 0738125379, email add: xhantij@ntinga.org.za