The Mpumalanga International Fresh Produce Market (MIFPM), established by the Mpumalanga Economic Growth Agency is a significant project that will enhance food security, create jobs and improve nutritional standards for underprivileged communities.

The market aims to link small scale black farmers with local, regional and international buyers, thereby driving economic growth at both provincial and national levels.

The MIFPM features Open trading halls for fruits and vegetables, A meat, fish and flower market, Cold storage, ripening facilities and pallet handling, Processing and export facilities, Bulk breaking facilities for retail outlets, Links with statutory organisations like Customs and EuroGap, Logistics enterprises and shared collation and packhouse facilities for SMMEs, Commercial services like banks and restaurant and a food bank for NGOs.

Additionally, the MIFPM will comply with international best practices in food safety, traceability and infrastructure.