We proactively support the socio-economic transformation of the communities in which we operate.

The group provides permanent employment for 1 066 people and contracts a further 1 450 seasonal employees. Rural communities in close proximity to our farming operations are the main beneficiaries of the wages and benefits received.

OPERATING COUNTRY FULL-TIME (permanent) SEASONAL WORKERS TOTAL
South Africa 787 889 1676
Mozambique 48 322 370
Swaziland 184 141 325
Zambia 47 98 145
Total 1 066 1 450 2 516

Contractors providing essential services to the group, including cutting and transportation of cane, provide additional employment for approximately 800 people mainly seasonal workers.