Company Profile

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About Us

Incorporated in the year 2001, Ghana Nuts Limited is one of the leading agro processors in Ghana. We manufacture and export a huge range of edible oils, in the shea and soya value chains as well as animal feed meals. Our range of high quality products is manufactured using the finest quality raw materials available.

We commenced operations as a premier commodity trader in soya, groundnuts, cashew, sheanuts and sesame seeds, exporting over 30,000 tons of these commodities per annum to Europe, UK, India and Japan.

Our high-tech infrastructure including a state-of-the-art solvent extraction, oil mill and refinery plant is controlled by our efficient team of professionals, who have in-depth knowledge in their respective fields. Every process of production is carefully inspected as per the set standards to produce the highest quality products.

Our Vision

Our vision is to become the agro-processing centre of excellence within the sub-region. We hold the future needs of our customers very dear. They are as important to us as their everyday requirements, so we constantly strive to improve our quality and customize our products and our services

Our Mission

Our mission is to become number one Fats and Oils Company in the sub-region. With a strong drive for excellence, setting aggressive goals, empowering individuals to make decisions, seeking efficiency and innovation and viewing change as an opportunity.


Recognizing innovation and adapting to change are key features of our marketing programmes. This approach enables us to serve our customers more efficiently, as the approach takes advantage of improvements in product quality, production process changes.

Executive Profile

Mr. Obed Asante

Mr. Obed Asante, the CEO of Ghana Nuts Ltd and the brain behind the business, has over 20 years’ experience in agro-industry. His brainchild GNL is the first Solvent Extraction Plant and Shea Butter/Olein Refinery plant in West Africa. Being the first entrepreneur to have successfully achieved this, it has afforded him a vast amount of experience in the industry and has made him a well-respected authority in his trade.

He is an astute business man; and fully understands the short and long term impacts his decisions regarding the business will have on the environment, his workers’ well-being, profitability and the hard-won relationships he has nurtured over the years with his customers and clients.

Mr. Asante is a philanthropist who engages in varied philanthropic activities ranging from scholarships, health provision, small scale business, entrepreneurial enterprise, start-up capital, apprenticeship in various disciplines, vocational training, farming projects, church enterprise, community development activities, group support activities etc.

Mr. Asante’s GNL and its reputation as a competitive employer in agro-industry alongside moguls such as UniLever and the like, have always made it a big player in the employment of national and international specialists from finance, agro-processing, engineering, marketing etc.

GNL’s unsurpassed reputation has won it several Awards including the Ghana Business Quality Awards’ Best Business Icon for Brong Ahafo Region, Ghana in 2017.


Business Development Office ,
P. O. Box 825,
Techiman - Brong Ahafo Region.

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+233 (0) 3520 91112
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