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Itacitrus has been Brazil’s largest Tahiti lime exporter since 2004 and is present in four important lime producing areas in the country:

Itajobi - SP

Located in the Northwestern region at 400 km from the city of São Paulo. It is the largest lime producing region in Brazil (approximately 80% of the domestic production). Lime production in Itajobi is made up of a large number of small producers. Most of them own between 3 to 8 hectares of crop fields. All of our suppliers receive agricultural counseling and guidance from our agricultural engineers.

Export capacity: 2.000 m² Office and Packing House, equipped and prepared to process 12 containers per week (own building).

Direct jobs: 105 collaborators

Cruz das Almas - BA

Located at 150 km Western Salvador. It is the largest lemon producing region in the State of Bahia, with the possibility of growing above the national average. The region’s production model is similar to the one adopted in Itajobi, with small producers assisted by the company and selling their production at prices negotiated daily according to the market.

Export capacity:800 m² Office and Packing House, equipped and prepared to process 4 containers per week.

Direct jobs: 35 collaborators.

Inhambupe e Sátiro Dias - BA

Located at 150 km Northwestern Salvador. This is the region where Nossa Senhora do Bom Sucesso I and II farm is located, with own production of lime and papaya. The Company also encourages small producers in the region to plant lime.

Export capacity:1.000 m² Office and Packing House, equipped and prepared to process 4 containers per week.

Direct jobs: 151 collaborators.

Jaiba - MG

This region is located at 1.000 km from Salvador and 1.200 km from Santos, State of São Paulo. The company establishes a partnership with a cooperative of producers supplying the fruit and providing lime packing services for export, with capacity for 2 containers per week.