Are you a Ghanaian looking for something to do as business or you just graduated from the college and you are still waiting for that white collar jobs in Ghana where you can knot tie and put on that corporate suit and jacket everyday? Well let us
introduce you to a business that is fast yielding profit, not just a little one but profit that you can conveniently rely on. This business we are talking about is eggs supply business in Ghana.
Eggs supply business is very lucrative and you can determine what you want your profit to look like. Before we analyze the potential profit of this business, let us know the advantages and uses of eggs to see the reason the business of eggs supply is booming.
Egg is high in cholesterol and this makes it a perfect diet for growing children. It can reduce risk of many diseases, it supplies quality protein to the body, it is rich in vitamin A and this helps healthy eyesight, it contains chlorine and this is used to build cell membranes which helps in producing molecules in the human brain.
The uses of eggs are numerous, we use eggs in baking different types of confectioneries like bread, cakes, meat-pie and so on. It is used as cosmetics like shampoo, conditioners, soaps, cholesterol, face mask and lots more. It is also used as glue,
the sticky quality of egg white clean some certain surfaces like leather. To make it clear, the demand for eggs in the Ghanaian market is so high right now and will continue to be so.
For you to make success in buying and selling eggs there are some tips to put into consideration and here are some of the tips you need for your eggs supply business in Ghana.
1. Have Your Own Vehicle:
Egg business is more profitable in Ghana when you make it a mobile business. Purpose of this is to make you distribute your eggs conveniently to your customers.
Most shop owners usually feel too comfortable once they are seated in their shops, and so they feel reluctant to go to the farms in order to pick eggs and also they consider the number of cracked eggs they will realize picking eggs directly from farm on their own. This is why being mobile is important in egg business.
2. Locate Your Target Market:
Picking up eggs from farms is not a problem, your target market is what matters to you. Your target should be the highly populated environment. It could be markets any where, the mobility aspect makes you spread your distribution process all around.
Once you know where and whom to distribute your eggs to, you will only need to go there directly. To start buying and selling eggs, you must locate two or more farms depending on what capacity you want to work on, a poultry farm is where you can pick up eggs for sale. Before you can start picking eggs from farms, you must be a registered customer with the farm, and you must be consistent there, meaning you have to always pick up eggs weekly.
3. Other Working Tools:
The basic tool needed for this business is empty crates, it could be paper crates or plastic crates. The total number you will need to run your business now depends on you. Note that the paper crates are more protective to your eggs, it reduces the number of cracks you will realize from transferring your eggs, and it is cheaper as well but damages more quickly than the plastic ones.
Cost of acquiring a used vehicle constitutes almost 90% of your capital needed in this business. Once you are mobile, the only cost you will need to run this business for a start is 300 Ghc, with this amount you can buy more than 100 crates of eggs or less from farm depending on the size you choose to buy, any balance left will be incurred on fueling your vehicle and other road expenses.
What Are The Potential Profit In Eggs Supply Business In Ghana
In this business, you are your own boss and you will decide how much profit you want to make in a week. Depending on any size of egg you choose to buy, you will gain profit of 3 ghc on a crate of egg if you sell as a whole seller but if you choose to sell as retailer you can have profit of 5 Ghc on a crate. If you restrict yourself to selling just 100 crates of eggs weekly, that means you will realize profit of 100 Ghc weekly and this is just Ghc 500 monthly.
This is how you determine your profit. Setting a target to sell 1,000 crates of egg per week will mean you will realize 5 x 1,000 = Ghc 5000 weekly, multiply this per month, that is a whooping sum of Ghc 20000 profit monthly. If you deduct your monthly expenses from this amount we are very sure you will still have a reasonable amount to save.
Please Note: This Estimate might not be correct. It is a rough Estimate.
Buying and selling eggs might look odd to you but concentrate on how profitable it is and stop waiting for gainful employment in that oil and gas company that may not come until when your responsibilities are enormous. Keep yourself busy and be productive. .
Egg supply business in Ghana is very lucrative. Try and startup this business.