International Track 200

This Edinburgh company trades in dried fruit, nuts and seeds, which it sources through its subsidiary in China and partnerships in Turkey, South America and California. It also offers free-trade and organic produce and says it buys more than 20% of the world’s crop of Brazil nuts. Customers include packaging companies that stock supermarkets in Germany, France and Scandinavia. Under chairman Sanjoy Das, 58, exports grew to £28m in 2013.

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Company details
Year2014
Rank114
CompanyFreeworld Trading
ActivityDried fruit and nut wholesaler
LocationEdinburgh
2-yr av intl sales growth pa34.16%
International sales £000s28,039
Total sales £000s71,397
Staff19
Founded1991
Websitewww.freeworld-trading.co.uk

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