Umzikantu Meat Abbatoir

Umzikantu Abattoir is one of the high throughput abattoirs in the Eastern Cape Located at Nyameni Road in Zimbane location.  We are the only red meat abattoir that is operational in the O.R. Tambo District. We are certified and have capacity to slaughter 50 units per day where one unit where 1 unit is equal to 1 cow/ox/bull, or 2 calves, or 6 sheep, or 4 porker pigs, or 2 bacon pigs, or 1 sausage pig.

The abattoir is open to everyone and offers slaughter and cutting services to the public at an affordable fee. Our health and hygiene standards are of high standards. In 2017 we were awarded by the Eastern Cape Department of Rural Development and Agrarian Reform as one of the best abattoirs in the High Throughput Red Meat Abattoir Category.

We buy livestock producers and farmers. We also sell high quality meat at very competitive prices to everyone in need of meat. Our customers include:-

  • General public;
  • Supermarkets;
  • Butcheries;
  • Hospitals;
  • Hostels

We open at 7am and close at 4pm and we operate on a first come first serve basis.

For enquiries you may contact the abattoir manager, Mr. Xola Mapatwana on.076 948 0797 or 078 619 8563