All SONAC citrus farms are EurepGap certified by SGS.
In the south of the Mediterranean, one of the big spots of citrus production in the world; there is Egypt.
In Egypt, SONAC located its Orchards in the most suitable and productive areas like Wadi EL Molak & Salheya (east of the Nile Delta).
Where the shining sun and moderate weather forms a vinous nature for Egyptian citrus.
Our area is 4000 Fdns. cultivated with (Navel, Sweet, Valencia, Baladi and Lemons).
In our farms we follow the latest techniques in cultivation, irrigation, treatment bearing in mind all good agriculture practice.
We operate with a very good tractability coded system.
It's all in a simple label on every carton SONAC delivers.
SONAC is reclaiming at the moment new lands with new varieties (citrus & easy peelers).
We always keep our eyes on the latest regulations in our clients' markets.
SONAC now operates three packing lines in the company's complex near Alexandria for selecting, waxing, sizing and packing citrus fruits with a total capacity of 100 tons/hr combined.
Thanks to the Spanish and Italian technique in our packing lines, ensuring for every single Orange a delicate and soft handling till it's loaded.
SONAC installed the latest automatic palletizes in every packing line and self glue cartons machines for automatic forming of machines.
A full maintenance plan is designed for every packing line separately, EU experts are involved and updating year after year with their latest innovation in the industry.
Being a market driven company, SONAC installed its first two degreening rooms in 2002, now after its success, we have four degreening rooms in our packing houses.
We carefully adapted all our operations to fully comply and to keep our environment, along with a hygiene plan that is strictly followed by all company's management and labors.