Cassava Export Business

Export business is becoming in demand due to its profitable returns. If you want to engage in this business, you can pick cassava as your main export product.

This product is heavily used around the globe and thus, you will never find it hard in selling this root crop.

Putting up your own cassava export business requires enough knowledge about the product and its daily transaction. Before you begin this type of business, you should start understanding the regulations of the exporting business. For further information about this business opportunity, here are the following step-by-step procedures you shouldn’t miss to consider.

How to Set-up?

Whether local or exporting business, you need to secure a business permit and license. To get this permit, you have to ask the list of requirements from the authorized agency. Some of these requirements include identification cards, local permits and other essential documents. Upon securing these permits and licenses, you have to decide on the exact location of your company. Make sure that it is accessible to all your possible customers and business partners. Another thing that you need to consider is the availability of your funds. Like other business opportunities, you have to secure your capital to establish your desired company.

Know Your Competitors and Possible Customers

Before you begin to operate, it is best to research about your potential clients and competitors. Take time to recognize the different services and products your competitors offer. Upon identifying these details, it would be easy for you to make a plan. Since you are engaging in an export business, you should always communicate with your possible customers in various places. This is one way of getting their attention.

Marketing Your Cassava Export Business

To make your business more visible to the public, the best thing that you can do is to have perfect marketing plans. Your advertising scheme depends on the availability of your funds. If you have enough money, you can produce various tarpaulins, brochures and other marketing paraphernalia. Those who want to save money can deal with online strategies. The typical examples of these are email-marketing, using social networking sites and many more.

Rendering Quality Services and Products for Business Success

Your cassava export business can easily get more profitable returns if you render quality services and products. If your customers are satisfied with your services, they will never look for another company to provide their needs. They will patronize your product, and that will surely lead to great sales. Therefore, you should always treat your customers very well to get their trust. If you did, your export business will achieve great success. So, make your own move now and learn how this business works.


  • Joseph muigai said on February 21, 2013
    Am located in Nakuru county, solai location, arutani sub location, rongai district, kenya. I have just started cassava growing for local markets and commercial markets
  • manitta p. intong said on March 6, 2013
    hi, i'm from 7212 dipolog city, philippines. pls send me details how to start casavva business from my location. thank you
  • Akinlagun Rahaman Akinola said on April 12, 2013
    I am Akinola from Lagos Nigeria, I have cassava farm and I want to know those permits and license required for exportation of cassava and the processing required before exporting. Thanks
  • Prince said on June 24, 2013
    I am Prince from Tamilnadu India . Planning to start export . Pl advice
  • Joseph Kiwanuka said on December 4, 2013
    If you need cassava or Guyabano fruit please contact me
  • Saida Omar said on April 23, 2014
    My name is Saida i want to start cassava and fish farming for export. The farm will be based in Tana River District kenya, how do i go about it?
  • Abiose Mutalib said on July 22, 2015
    I have cassava plantation that is up to over 20,000 sq meters, which the expected tubers in tons will be 20 tons approximately. I need a buyers. What is the stipulated purchase price per kg or per ton. please contact me through my e-mail address: Waiting for any prospect. Thanks.


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