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Membership No.





Supply Chain Associate


South Africa

Member since

3 August 2014


Southern Oil Pty Ltd


We are a manufacturing company of Canola seed oil, situated in the Western Cape of South Africa. Southern Oil is the only pressing & refining plant in South Africa. We also press maize germ and deal in the following oils: Sunflower, Grape seed, Extra Virgin Olive, Palm Olein, and blends thereof. We have been in business since 1996. We currently employ about 200 employees. We ran operation 24 hours, 7 days per week. We obtained our FSSC 22000 certification in April 2014 and are committed to the production of consistent high quality product safe for human consumption. Also deal in both canola and maize germ oilcake for the feed industry.

ACOP Report Submissions

2017 southern oil pty ltd-ACOP2017.pdf 28.8 KB
2016 southern oil pty ltd-ACOP2016.pdf 25.9 KB

Organisation's Commitments Toward Sustainability

  • How will your organisation promote the RSPO internally and to other stakeholders?
    Focus will be to move all Palm business within company to RSPO, starting with mass balance and moving to segregation
  • Where relevant, what processes is the organisation establishing to engage with interested parties, for example to resolve conflict or to use sustainably produced palm oil?
    Working with National Retail chain to convert Private label brands that use palm oil in their manufacturing process to RSPO
  • Where relevant, how will your organisation work towards implementing the RSPO Principles and Criteria or assessing supplier performance against these criteria?
    Switching the full supply chain to RSPO
  • Any other information that would support the application such as what your organisation hopes to gain from joining RSPO and how it would support RSPO?
    Looking to gain the relevant international knowledge and best practices to implement within local market.
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