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Equatoria Teak Company

85% ownership South Sudan

ETC and sister company Green Environ Teak Company (50% ownership) are South Sudan’s leading sustainable plantation and Africa’s second largest teak grower with 2,000 ha of planted teak. We are the largest private tax payer in Western Equitoria State, which has seen devastating insurgent activity over the past two decades. With trees 12+ years from maturity, we are trialling a variety of other crops with our network of smallholder farmers and investigating prospects for harvesting naturally-occurring tropical hardwoods..

Equatoria Teak Products

85% ownership Kenya

Sourcing sustainable teak from Equitoria Teak Company, ETP offers a wide range of hardwood products such as outdoor and patio furniture, flooring, composite decking, wall cladding, windows and doors. We respect, cherish and invest in environmentally-friendly teak wood goods that meet international standards of quality.


Evergreen Herbs

100% ownership Kenya

In 2020 we started Evergreen Herbs Limited, a leading grower and exporter of fresh, cut herbs from East Africa. We specialise in providing a broad range of high-quality herbs, throughout the year from our 50 hectare farm in Athi River, near Nairobi.

Rungwe Avocado Company

92% ownership Tanzania

Rungwe Avocados, subsidiary of leading Tanzanian plantation company TATEPA, is the second largest producers of avocados in Tanzania. We have an extensive network of outgrower farmers, whom we support with training, extension services and links to the premium-priced export market.

Wakulima Tea Company

70% ownership

Wakulima is the tea business of leading Tanzanian plantation company TATEPA, Tanzania’s third largest tea producer in Tanzania and Maris’ biggest employer with 1000 employees. We operate a 308ha plantation but source the majority of our tea from a network of over 12,000 outgrower smallholder farmers, who own 30% of the business and are also provided with extensive technical, financial and community support.


Office FF01,

Endemika Business Park,

Petit Raffray, 30715 

+258 825 879 114


Blixen Court, Karen Road
Nairobi  PO Box 1925-00502
+254 729 111 114


Avenida 24 Julho
+258 825 879 114

United Kingdom

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London  W1W 7FA
+44  203  439 9448

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