In starting egg supply business in Nigeria, you can start small and grow your capital slowly. Buying and selling eggs might look strange to you but concentrate on how profitable it is. Don’t underestimate the place of personal relationship and referrals to the success of the business. Keep yourself busy and be productive.
Marketing eggs come with lots of investment benefits because the egg is consumed on a daily basis. Many poultry farmers who produce eggs on their farms do not have the time to market in a bid to reach out to potential buyers because of the task of managing the farm.
This burden is taken off by egg distributors who come into poultry farms to buy crates of eggs at a reduced price and sell to market women, who retail to end consumers with a profit in mind.
Below are the steps to take:
1. Gather your capital
Although some farms may give you a certain amount of crates on credit after you have been tested over time, nevertheless you will need to have your capital with you when starting egg distribution business.
You should decide on how much crates of egg you want to start supplying based on how much capital you have raised and how large how the market is. Also note that on most farms, you would get a better price when you buy more.