The company was formed in 1991 and incorporated in 1995. Our sales are international now, with strength through Europe, USA, Russia, India, Korea, Australia and China. We stand apart from our competitors by the vast range of product we distribute, and our commitment to quality control and food safety, we are BRC certified. We sell just about every kind nut kernel, seed kernel, dried tree fruit and vine fruit there is, in conventional, organic and even with some Fairtrade FLO lines. We are a small but efficient structure, with 20 people in a large open plan office in the wonderful city of Edinburgh. Welcome to our world.

The Value we add

We supply not only food commodities but also bespoke ingredients, quality control paperwork, logistic expertise, chilled distribution and storage. We generally hold £12m of stock. We offer very complete information about the products we sell and the factories where they are produced.  You can trade with us in English, Spanish, German, Mandarin, Hindi, Japanese or Taiwanese. We offer market information and weekly general trading conditions updates in video form in our News section below.

Experience and Innovation

As a company we have a good track record of success. In 2013 we were selected for Invertec’s top 100 fastest growing companies in the UK, as well as in the top 30 for growth in International sales by the Sunday Times and HSBC’s Fast Track Ranking. We were the company who introduced Goji berries from China to the mainstream European market. We are interested in working on new product development and contribute to the development of the products we sell.


  • California Almond July 2018 Shipment report

    California Almond July 2018 Shipment report

    The July 2018 Californian almond shipment report was released today (10/08/2018.)  The main figures from the report show –   July 2018 shipments at 143.8M down from last years figure of 153.9m Committed shipments at 170M, down 15.65% Uncommitted inventory at 192m, down 5.05% Forecast carryover is at 403.7m   Sales have been slow over […]

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  • Freeworld Trading Heads Up 16/07/2018

    Freeworld Trading Heads Up 16/07/2018

    CURRENCY EURUSD 1.17 GBPUSD 1.3260 GBPEUR 1.133  10.26 am A relatively quiet week . Wednesday sees the release of a number of UK GDP growth type figures including the June GDP figure. This, in turn, will impact on the possibility of the UK rate hike at the next BOE. In this context it is interesting […]

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  • Freeworld Heads up 09/07/2018

    Freeworld Heads up 09/07/2018

    The 2018 objective report for Californian Almonds was released on the evening of 5/7/2018. That can be found here: Of course, this is an estimate and we will not know the true size of this crop till January. Therefore, what is important is what the growers make of this report. Their initial reaction seems […]

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  • Freeworld Heads Up 02/07/2018

    Freeworld Heads Up 02/07/2018

    Sanjoy and Adam are back discussing the currency and dried fruit & nut markets

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  • Freeworld Heads Up 22/06/2018

    Freeworld Heads Up 22/06/2018

    Sanjoy and Adam discuss the currency and various nut and seed markets

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  • Freeworld report – almonds – 16/06/2018

    Freeworld report – almonds – 16/06/2018

    Sanjoy and Michael discuss the almond crop and market along with the potential of increased tariffs for import into the EU

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  • Freeworld Heads Up 04/06/2018

    Freeworld Heads Up 04/06/2018

    Sanjoy and Adam are back discussing the chat from INC and the potential fallout from the ‘Trade War’ between the USA and Europe

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  • 2018 California Almond Forecast

    2018 California Almond Forecast

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  • Freeworld Heads Up 08/05/2018

    Freeworld Heads Up 08/05/2018

    Sanjoy and Adam are back discussing the currency and the latest market movements

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  • Freeworld Heads Up 16/04/2018

    Freeworld Heads Up 16/04/2018

    Sanjoy and Adam discuss all the latest news from the world of dried fruits, nuts and seeds

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  • Freeworld Heads Up 05/03/2018

    Freeworld Heads Up 05/03/2018

    Sanjoy and Adam discuss the effects of the frost on the almond market, dips in the brazil and cashew markets and increased pine nut pricing

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  • Freeworld Heads Up 19/02/2018

    Freeworld Heads Up 19/02/2018

    Sanjoy and Adam are back discussing the ups and downs of the dried fruit and nut industry

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