About

Group of companies “Tropic” performing import purchase, organization and management of import of fruits and vegetables (including citrus and bananas), including marine and truck deliveries from the CIS, transhipment of bulk cargo on trucks in ports of Saint-Petersburg and Novorossiysk, wholesale, preproduction, packaging and delivery to customers.

Group of companies “Tropic” was founded in 1994. For a 20 year corporate life the company won a solid reputation, approached contact with partners from all over the world and became one of the leading operators of Russian fruits and vegetables market. Group of companies “Tropic” ranks among fruits and vegetables suppliers TOP 5. The company focuses on direct program deliveries of fruits and vegetables from South Africa, Argentina, Chile, Peru, Egypt, Israel, Turkey, Pakistan, Saudi Arabia, India, Brazil, China, Mexico, Costa Rica, Uruguay, Côte d'Ivoire, Mozambique, Algeria and Iran arriving to Saint Petersburg and Novorossiysk ports as well as truck deliveries from the CIS.

Brand identity of Group of companies “Tropic” – delivery of citrus and tomatoes from Maroc. The company is the oldest importer of Moroccan citrus in Russia and approached close contacts with all the major suppliers of fruits and vegetables in Maroc. Favorable commercial terms offered by Group of Companies “Tropic” – deferred payment, door-to-door shipping, readiness to discuss conditions of discounting – every season brings in new customers.

Retail orders

The company delivers to the following retail chains: X5 Retail Group, Tander, Billa, Lenta, Linia, Avos’ka, Monetka, etc. Special attention is drawn to regional sales: particular efforts aimed at client service in regard of goods quality and in-time communication on their availability. At the moment deliveries to numerous regional retailers on the territory of Russian Federation are maintained.

Logistics

Applied logistics allows to make shipment of goods directly from Saint Petersburg and Novorossiysk ports by trucks, railroad and air transport to all regions of the Russian Federation. Partners of the company obtain advance information about goods arrival resulting in reasonable goods order planning. High quality of the goods, promptness of cargo delivery, favorable payment terms allow to constantly bring in new customers. The company was the first importer to let the wholesalers to obtain timely information on goods arrival to ports of Saint Petersburg and Novorossiysk by sea transport and truck shipments to the company warehouse.

Warehouse logistics

Group of companies “Tropic” has several specialized warehouse complexes in Tula and Saint-Petersburg. Total area of warehouse is more than 50 000 sq.m. Convinient location near major transport junctions and highways allows fast delivery of goods both within the town and to regions of Russian Federation. Our warehouse complexes are equipped with modern refregirating and packing facilities as well as all the necessary equipment for maintanance of regularity of round-the-clock supplies, 2PL warehouse logistics is company development strategy allowing to dramatically reduce logistic costs.

50 000 м2

Total warehouse area In Tula and St. Petersburg

Social responsibilities

Tropic International LLD provides support for the development of hockey in the Tula Region.

In 2015, with the support of Tropic International LLD, the first indoor ice arena was built in Tula. The Arena provides an opportunity for ice hockey and figure skating training, establishes ice hockey tournaments, supports running of children's sports sections, as well as arranges mass sports, cultural and entertaining events.

Tropic International LLC gave an open air ice ring for the Central Park of Tula, as gift.

Created with the direct support of Tropic International LLD, ice hockey team "Tropic" has been an active participant of the tournaments of the Night Hockey League and Rostekh’s Corporate Hockey League for several years.

With the support of Tropic International LLD are organized, children's ice hockey tournaments "Golden Puck", several friendly matches for non-professional hockey teams in the Tula region with the team "Legends of USSR Hockey," are organized.