skip to Main Content

Potatoes South Africa

Potatoes South Africa is a non-profit company incorporated under the South African Companies Act No 71 of 2008 whose main objective is to serve, protect and promote the interests of the South African potato industry.

In terms of its role in the potato industry, Potatoes South Africa operates as an organisation and its structure represents a network of participating role players and individuals who have the development and competitiveness of the industry at heart.

Get In Touch

+27 (0)12 349 1906
6 De Havilland Crescent, Persequor Techno Park, Persequor, Park Pretoria

Daily Market Prices

Please find the top 4 fresh produce market's prices below.

wdt_ID Market 19 April 2021 (R/10kg) 16 April 2021 (R/10kg) Difference

For a full market report, please click the button below.

Full Report
+27 (0)12 349 1906 +27 (0)12 349 2647
Climate Change

Potato Climate Change

Potato production in a changing climate IV.

Regions where current planting dates will remain optimal in future*

Excerpt from the final report “Impact of different climate change scenarios on future potato
production in South Africa: study II” by J M Steyn (

During 2014 three articles were published in CHIPS
as to how climate change is expected to affect future
potato production in Limpopo (May/June), Sandveld
(July/August) and Eastern Free State (September/
October). In this follow-up series of three articles,
regions with similar adaptation possibilities to future
temperature conditions are grouped together. This first
article will discuss the adaptation possibilities of the
Eastern Cape, Southern Cape, North-Eastern Cape
and KwaZulu-Natal production regions.

View Full article PDF

Back To Top