SEOBI was started in April 2006 after receiving initial funding from the Seda Technology Programme (STP), a member of the Department of Trade & Industry (dti) group.
• Seobi is a section 21 company, a company not for gain
• Funded primarily by Seda Technology Programme
• Main goal is to establish and support sustainable SMMEs in the essential oils industry.
To become the catalyst to propel small enterprises into market leaders in the essential oils industry.
To provide comprehensive business development support through training, mentorship, market facilitation and commercialization of enterprises in the essential oils industry.