Under the MOU, the brand will import and distribute pre-packaged durians into Singapore from Malaysia and Thailand on behalf of Global Agricapital, and from the suppliers of the group. It will ensure the consistent supply, quality and authenticity of the pre-packaged durians from its suppliers.
The parties expect to start the first shipment by June 1, 2021.
Established as an e-commerce company in Singapore since 2013, the brand is a leading distributor of fresh produce in Singapore, including daily fresh vegetables and fruits, to food service providers, retailers, restaurants and hotels. It has 13 refrigerated warehouses in 3 locations with 16 trucks.
Since December 2020, The company has reported various agreements to sell a total of 1,480 containers of fresh durians from Thailand to major Chinese fruit importers. The total contract value of these agreements is estimated at approximately RMB 962.0 million as announced on February 13, 2021.
The company would like to refer to the announcements on December 28, 2020 and January 8, 18, 29, 2021, and February 5, 2021, in respect of the wholesale trading of fruits through the group. The affected risks involved under this MOU are substantially less than that of the contracts disclosed under the previous announcements, and are not anticipated to be significant.
The company is intending to seek shareholders’ approval for a proposed diversification of the group’s core business in view of the Group’s intention to build these capabilities. The company has submitted the circular for SGX approval on February 16, 2021 and is intending to convene a general meeting to seek shareholders’ approval as soon as practicable