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Olam began operations in Uganda in 1997 and has since diversified into 6 products, these include cotton, cocoa, sesame and coffee which are all procured through our farmer networks and processed in country. In addition, we import and distribute sugar and edible oils.

Our head office is in the capital Kampala, supported by a strong regional presence in Hoima, Kibuuku, Bundibugyo, Lira, Arua, Kitgum, Pakwach and Mayuge. We have over 70 permanent employees and more than 400 seasonal workers across our broad operations which extend along the value chain from origination and processing, to logistics and distribution.

Coffee, cocoa and sesame are all processed in Kampala, supported by a well-equipped laboratory to maintain excellent quality and flavours. By operating Olam’s oldest gin, cotton processing is also quality assured to maintain fibre properties, spinning medium-to-fine counts using 28-30mm. Our products are delivered to customers worldwide but have increased appeal in certain regions based on flavour profiles and consumer demand.

Olam Uganda

Olam (Uganda) Limited
PO Box 23436
Plot No. 2162, Old Jinja Road
Kampala Industrial and Business Park - Namanve
Kampala I Uganda
T: (+256) 414 2714 40 F: (+256) 392 2510 13