Deremi Shittu Investments are major exporters of sesame seeds from Nigeria. This seed has a wide variety of relative spread in Africa. As a result of the drought-resistant nature of the plant, it thrives well in the Northern part of Nigeria and some parts in the West. It can also be grown in some part of the South East and South South. It has been successfully grown it in Ebonyi and Northern part of Cross River States.Widely naturalized in tropical regions around the world and dating as old as man’s existence, it is the oldest known oil seed to man. It is highly tolerant to drought and can grow where other crops fail.
Nigeria currently produces about 300,000 tonnes of Sesame Seed with the largest producing states being Jigawa, Nassarawa, Benue and Taraba. About a total of 26 States grow sesame presently and the production is expected to increase given the good prices obtained by farmers and increased demand worldwide.
Max 1%, Admixture < 1%, Oil content > 52%, FFA < 1.5%, Moisture < 6%
Free from water damage, free from infestation and live weevils, in sound merchantable quality, of
natural taste and smell, fit for human consumption
US$2,500.00 per mt, C&F any seaport in Europe, America, Asia and Middle East
1) 100% non-transferable, irrevocable L/C at sight, confirmed
2) Documents against Payment (D/P):
70% payment in advance by T/T, 30% against bill of lading at sight
Shipping and Packaging options:
50 kg bags loaded in container 20″ FCL (19 mt)
Latest Shipping Time:
25 days after confirmation of L/C or advance payment
We are flexible and open to negotiations.