Timowize, signed the lease of the Crayfish Factory.
This company, called Timowize, specifically operates in the crayfish sector with the mandate to interact with small scale fisherman. Timowize acts as a reef between their quotas and getting fish into the international market.
Timowize is offering a management system to the communities of Ocean View, Masiphumelele, Red Hill and more, fisherman where they will assist with finances, logistics, vehicles and repairs of vehicles,
the factory will provide the infrastructure which these fisherman will have access to fill the tanks with their lobsters, take care and market them, in house marketing.
- The fisherman will get complete transparency:
- utilising the infrastructure,
- use the tanks,
- view the value of their lobsters and market it.
The Crayfish Factory was opened for the people of the above mentioned communities and even more to be able to process line fish as well. The purpose of the factory is more to create an business hub for the communities surrounding us. Meaning for business hub is that Small Scale Fishers involved will reap the benefit of various things like being able to learn how to market their own fish and get equipped to process/pack their own crayfish/line fish for the international and local market.
“EDUCATION AND TRAINING IS THE STARTING POINT OF EVERYTHING, WITHOUT IT THERE IS NO FUTURE.” – SHAWN