About Afritimsu Group

Afritimsu Group Transacts Wood And Wood Products On A Global Scale. We Are Dynamic, Responsible, Financially Sound And Growing.

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About Afritimsu group

The shareholding structure of Afritimsu Group covers six companies, including African Timber Suppliers (Afritimsu Co.LTD) the Group's parent company in Cameroon

African Timber Suppliers (Afritimsu) Group, Centered And Licensed In The Congo Basin And West African Countries And Headquartered In North West Region, Cameroon And Represented Germany, Holland, Thailand Is The Cameroonian Arm Of An International Group Of Investments With A Strong Presence In Europe, Middle East, East Africa, Asia Markets

The Group Is A Prominent Supplier Of Woods And Wood Based Products. The Company Has Witnessed Unprecedented Growth In The Domain, Under His Expert Tutelage. We Offer Exotic African Wood In Finished And Unfinished Form And Ensure Complete Customer Satisfaction To The Esteemed Clientele.

Our Sophisticated Sawmills And Conventional Kiln Dryers Are Set To The Highest Standards To Provide The Clients With The Flexibility And Quality, Which They Require In High Quality Eco-Friendly Packing. Our Quality Control Experts Conduct Quality Checks Before Disposing The Woods To The Market.

We Employ A Highly Qualified Team Of Professionals, Who Hold A Vast Experience In Their Respective Domains. The Team Works Hard Relentlessly To Cater To The Client Specific Demands And Ensure Complete Customer Satisfaction.

Today With More Than 20 Years Of Experience In The African/Tropical Hardwood Products, Afritimsu Group Is Proud To Be One Of The Biggest Wood Exporters Based In The Congo Basin West African Countries And Such As Cameroon, Congo, Ghana Africa. We Specialize In The Production, Management, Trading And Brokerage Of All Types Of Tropical Hardwood Products Generally Working From Logs To Finished Wood Products... We Also Specialize And Excel In The Trading And Brokerage Of Wood Products. Our Branch Of Activity Concerns Raw Materials And Semi-Finished And Finished Products. Timber Is Our Specialty. Afritimsu Group Proudly Supplies The Local And International Market With A

African Timber Suppliers (Afritimsu) Group With Seven (07) Subsidiaries Wood Supplying Companies ( Belle Bois S.A., Forestry Co Of Kribi - Fck, Cafeco Wood, Yonde Plantation Sarl, Nguti Five Star Sawmil, Dyd Wooders Cmr. Camtec Marketing Group) And Representatives Companies Under It's Control. Today It Is One Of Africa's Largest Hardwood Sawn Timber Manufacturer, Distributor And Exporter Via Its Huge Manufacture And Distribution Network Spread Across The Heartland Of African Hardwood Growing Territories (Central And West Africa) And The Congo Basin. Afritimsu Is A Provider Of Saw Logs, Peeled Logs, Square Edged Timber, Round Edged Timber, Flooring Boards, Finishing Boards, Unedged Boards, Square Logs, Decking Boards, Parquet Floors, Floor Planks, Wall Coverings, Veneer Sheets, Wood Laths, Roof Coverings, Rattan, Sleepers, Polls And Proprietary Grade Hardwood Products Of Both Finish And Unfinished.

Our Wide Variety Of Tropical Hardwood Species, Including, But Not Limited To: Afromosia, Aiélé, Azobé, Dabema, Limba, Fraké, Ayous, Tali, Iroko, Padouk, Sapelli, Wenge, Doussie, Okoumé, Acajou, Ako, Aningeria, Aningré Blanc, Ekki, Bongossi, Bété, Mansonia, Mevivi African Ebony, Essingang, Bubinga, Timbi, Teak, Niové, Zingana, Blinga,Teak, Kosso, Blackwood, Snakewood Etc.

Afritimsu's History

In 1996/7, Alfred Mbama And His Father Mbama Ramson Were In Asia And Europe Exploring New Business Opportunities After Haven Established A Small Sawmill Company In Cameroon (Goodwood And Timber Co Ltd) That Processed Logs Into Planks For The Domestic Market. While In Europe And Asia, Their Attention Was Stolen When They Noticed The High Demand Of African Hardwoods. They Immediately Taught Of The Diverse Beauty And Uniqueness Of The Natural Elegance Of Abundant African Timber Species Available Back Home (Africa) That Were Of Very Less Demand In African Markets Due To Market Saturation.

They Immediately Returned Home And Began Setting Up Meetings With The Local Government Officials To Learn About The Harvesting Laws And Export Requirements Of The Country And Later These Meetings Expanded To Nearby Countries Within The Central And West African Territories. They Toured Over A Dozen Sawmills And Hand Selected The Choice Few To Conduct Business Of Which They Hard Noticed Were Of Huge Demand In The Asian And European Markets. Local Ownership, Staffing, And Forestation Practices Were All A Part Of The Extensive Selection Process.

The Camsuns' Wanted To Do So Much More Than Just Provide Unprocessed Wood. They Wanted To Be Able To Offer The End Consumer A Vehicle Through Which They Could Express Their Own Individual Style. This Vision Was Achieved With The Creation Of Afritimsu Co LTD. Only The Finest Genuine Species Were Selected. Trees Where Hand Picked With The Goal Of Bringing Excellence To The End Consumer.

African Timber Suppliers Co.LTD Was Finally Established In 1998 By The Mbama's Creating It First Administrative Office In Douala, Cameroon. Afritimsu Co Ltd Grew From A Regional Supplier Of Domestic Hardwoods To An International Hardwood Manufacturer That Could Ship Hardwood In Logs And Customized Form To Any Part Of The World. Then Two (02) Years Later, Africwood Was Expanded Into A Group Of Wood Dealers Who Saw The Reason To Come Together And Serve A Common Goal. African Timber Suppliers Group Of Companies LTD With It Marketing And Sales Department Outsourced To Be Handled By Marketing And Sales Experts. This Department Now Called Afritimsu Group, Handles All Management, Sales And Marketing Services Of All Parties Within This Group.

Group's Mission

African Timber Suppliers (Afritimsu) Group's Is A Quality, Customer And Environmental ORIENTED Organization, Our Mission Is To Provide The Best Quality Forest Products At The Most Competitive Market Prices To Our Esteem Customers While Positively Serving Our Environment. Quality, Customer And Environmental Care Is What We Stand For. With A Promise To ‘Walk The Talk’ African Timber Suppliers (Afritimsu) Group Gives A Listening Hear To All Areas Of Quality Optimization Thus Exporting Only The Best Quality Wood As Specified By Our Customers.

Group's Vision

African Timber Suppliers (Afritimsu) Group's Vision Is To Be The Best Wood Supplying Company (In Terms Of Quality, Price And Environmental Care) In 3 Years Time. To Be The Most Profitable, Respected And Renounced Company In Its Field. Enriching Long Term Relationship With Our Buyers, Local Suppliers And Board Members.

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our best skills

  • Logistic efficiency - Our significant warehousing, transportation, and terminal access across all major origins creates executional efficiency and control. Our deep understanding of logistics issues provides opportunities for differentiated supplier and customer solutions.
  • Quality management - Supply chain visibility from Wood mill to final shipment destination plus alignment with Quality & Food Safety Management programs allows for quality differentiation: You can be confident in your supply.
  • Flexibility of supply - Multiple origin access, global presence and deep logistics expertise allows flexibility in supply. We provide flexible solutions for when there is an urgent need or if plans change.
  • Execution expertise & experience - Deep Wood execution and expertise combined with a strong focus on our customers’ and suppliers’ needs helps ensure timely and efficient execution.
  • Insight - Our customers and suppliers benefit from the deep market insights our global footprint offers to help them make smart pricing, purchasing, and sales decisions.

OUR PROMISES

Reliability: Our talented team and their commitment to deliver on what we promise aligned with our customer with high expectations.

Efficiency and flexibility: Strong logistics, ability to respond and adjust to specific needs, and outstanding customer service.

Advisory: Extensive trading and risk management expertise, experience across commodities, proximity to producers, and strong analytics to support our business partners.

Higher product quality: Our access to the world best-in-class Wood producers to provide a full range of Wood qualities with privileged access to very high quality Wood.

Global access: A global footprint, an international team, and on-the-ground presence.

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