Orbia Netafim & E20 MoU for sustainable agriculture

Netafim, the global leader in smart irrigation solutions and sustainable productivity and part of Orbia, has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with UAE-based E20 Investment to pave the way for a future joint venture.This partnership aims to drive sustainable agriculture practices and advance precision irrigation solutions both in the UAE and globally that address food security challenges. ​The future JV is intended to leverage the strengths and expertise of Orbia Netafim and E20 Investment through its subsidiary Agritek, a leading agricultural project developer. The venture will focus on mitigating intensifying global desertification through the efficient use of precision irrigation, the integration of digital tools in agriculture and landscaping projects and initiatives. Additionally, the businesses will explore opportunities across the Middle East, North Africa and Asia to address food security.

Orbia Precision Agriculture Senior Vice President of APAC Mr. Elad Levi said that “Building on Netafim’s strong presence in the region, the partnership will also contribute to the advancement of sustainable agriculture practices across the Middle East and North Africa. By co-developing large-scale farming projects that address food security and mitigate desertification, our work together represents a significant step towards creating a more sustainable future, locally and globally.”