The Balobi Story
FROM HUMBLE BEGINNINGS TO INTERNATIONAL ACCLAIM
Our story began in the 70’s. Back then our founder, Anton Viljoen started a small fishing business on the back of ski and deck boats.
Today the group comprises of 15 Commercial fishing vessels and 2 processing, ice plant and cold storage facilities which is collectively known as the Balobi Group. Balobi operates out of St. Francis Bay Harbour in the South Eastern part of South Africa.
The Balobi Way
Balobi is committed to the best local and international fishing practices to sustainably manage marine resources
Balobi employs over 500 members of the local community, contributing to job creation resulting in community upliftment
Balobi is committed to improving energy efficiency and reducing its carbon footprint
Balobi has an exceptionally high regard for the safety, hygiene and overall quality of its products