The Cape Town Market is a commission fresh produce market regulated by statute. The commission is set at 12½% for all produce except potatoes, which attract a lower commission. Cape Town Market has many competitors, none of which are regulated. Find out more.
RSA Market Agents has grown considerably from its humble beginnings in 1974. With majority interest now also held in a number of smaller market agencies, their company successfully trades at five of the primary fresh produce markets in South Africa, namely Cape Town, Durban, Johannesburg, Tshwane and Bloemfontein and as well as regional markets in Mooketsi and Polokwane.
RSA Market Agents operate several divisions at the Cape Town Market, each headed by a section manager and specialised sales team. They specialise in:
Their operations at Cape Town Market are managed 24 hours a day, with the help of a formidable support team who provide a professional sales service to the producers and marketers of fresh produce.
On 1 March 2015 Fox and Brink Market Agency, Western Province Market Agency and Boeremark Market Agency were incorporated into the RSA Market Agency Cape Town, these agencies including the incumbent RSA Market Agency in Cape Town are now collectively known as RSA Cape Town.
RSA Market Agents’ business is shaped on truth, honesty and trust. While price is important, open communication and integrity play a major role in their business. The loyalty of their producers and customers contributes to their strength and stability.