Maison l’Oasis (house of the oasis) is a joint venture between two family companies from Holland and Tunisia. The company is established in El Hamma, a Tunisian agricultural region close to Gabès. Dutch experience in tomato growing and Tunisian knowledge about doing business is combined in Maison l’Oasis.
Maison l’Oasis is a vegetable growing company, for now specialized in tomato growing, in the future different vegetables. The main reason for founding this company is to supply the European and African / Middle East market with tomatoes the year round. The tomatoes will be exported from Tunisia to Europe and the Middle East. In Europe, the tomatoes will be distributed to all major supermarket concerns.
The greenhouse that will be built is high-tech and will satisfy European standards. In the greenhouse will work local people supervised by experienced Dutch managers. The greenhouse will be heated by geothermal water, what makes the greenhouse very sustainable. The water which is used in the greenhouse won’t be thrown away, but will be used for irrigation in the region.
Gout (Taste), Quality and food safety and grown under the sun are very, very important.