Established in 1988
 

About Us


History

In 1988 Oscar Bupo, CEO of Bedson Africa (Pty) Ltd. identified great opportunities between Argentina and South Africa. The challenge was to cross the "language" and "ignorance" barriers and the resulting rewards were immense at business and personal levels.

June 1988
Started trading in the RSA in Veterinary products.
January 1992
The CEO's office was 12 sq meters and the rented warehouse 50 sq meters with no employees.
December 1995
Two employees, one truck and we took the first effort to market and export to Egypt.
2003
We have grown to 20,000 sq meters of warehouses situated in a prime industrial area in Pretoria, South Africa and 30,000 sq meters in Parque Ind. Gchu, Entre Rios, Argentina.
2005
Actively selling in 20 African countries and trading in more than 30 countries. Manage and own 2000 hectares of forestry land in Paysandu, Uruguay.
2006
Annual sales increased substantially and fifty people were employed. Warehousing extended to Cape Town and Durban.
2009
Inauguratation of new business premises in Pretoria.
2010
Opening of subsidairies in Egypt, Mozambique, Kenya and Morocco.
2013
Opened a company based in Hong Kong dealing in procurement and selling of new materials and finished products in Timber, Pharmaceutical and Feed Additives industries.