Neelkanth Saltworks, the pride of Tanzania, is a privately owned company which by its diligence and farsightedness has firmly place Tanzania on the Global map as a major producer of salt in the East African region.

The company has its salt fields and manufacturing operations strategically located in Mukuranga in Tanzania. The business has a low cost base and is the largest salt producer to serve the healthy salt needs not only of the people of Tanzania but further up to the East Africa region. Tanzania can now be proud of being self-sufficient by make its own salt from the abundance of it natural resources which so far had remained a dream.

The company has significant established capacity in Mukaranga where climate and accessible logistics allow easy access and penetrative distribution to entire Tanzania economically. With the owners, directors and staff collectively having a wealth of experience in the domestic and African consumer markets it gives a sustainable competitive edge to its business motto: Transforming Lives, Transforming Africa.

Neelkanth Saltworks prides itself on maintaining the balance between commercialization and economic upliftment of the local people.

We value our employees and we ensure our business systems manage worker safety, the quality of our products and the environment in which we function. We have a lean structure and we make quick decisions.


We have been innovative as a group in every business. We listen to customers and make changes as required to deliver products that always meet their requirements. We assist customers in providing innovative solutions across the spectrum of our products, features and services. We know salt manufacturing technology better than anyone.


We manufacture high quality washed and refined solar salt products. Our range across food and industrial grade is extensive. Our Quality standards are certified and we follow very stringent procedures in absolutely controlled hygenic conditions. We understand our responsibility on health to our consumers.


We work hard to be a responsive and customer focused organization. We focus on processes, procedures and training to ensure high levels of standardization in manufacturing.


We believe in immediate actions and quick responses. We have a reputation for reliability and we take pride in handling issues directly by the senior management. No Call centres and hence no delays


As a group our journey has been just over a decade but we already consider it as heritage to emulate because every success has been built on the pillars of Hardwork, Commitment, Loyalty of our people and strong customer focus. We have been guided by our vision and every employee is on a mission to “make it happen”. We have built a culture of success across all our group companies. We are a young group but with an experience of growth that is a mirror for us to strive higher.