Who We Are
Background/History of SPEGSea-freight Pineapple Exporters of Ghana (SPEG) was formed in 1994 as a spin-off from the Horticultural Association of Ghana. With initial membership of 5 exporting companies, SPEG now has 30 active members. See the SPEG Members»
SPEG is a professional organized body with specialization in the export of high quality pineapples produced under good agricultural practice. Our reputation has long been established. We believe in stringent standards of hygiene and process control which allow us to provide a consistent and reliable selection of high quality products. We are committed to using up to date technology in the export of produce for sales.
Vision of SPEGTo be nationally and globally recognized as a premier center for unifying pineapple and other fruit exporters for shipment, shaping policy and providing relevant services to the fruit industry.
Mission of SPEGTo bring together operations in the pineapple and the larger fruit industry and promote good agricultural practices and provide effective and economic logistics services.
Aims and Objectives of SPEGThe aims and objectives of the organization are as follows:
- To bring together exporters and producers/exporters of pineapples and other fruits.
- To arrange for and purchase sea-freight space and other inputs for pineapple producers and exporters.
- To ensure that only pineapples of the highest quality are exported from Ghana by maintaining on farm pre-shipment inspection at various locations.
- To get its members to co-operate in the marketing of their produce, both locally and overseas.