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Investment analysis

See how Summerfruit Fund investments are tracking against the industry’s Strategic Investment Plan

 

As seen on the Fund management page, investments specific to the Hort Innovation Summerfruit Fund are guided by the summerfruit Strategic Investment Plan (SIP). The SIP features priority outcome areas that have been identified and agreed upon by the industry, and Hort Innovation works to invest in R&D and marketing initiatives that are aligned to these.

In the below interactive chart, you can see the most up-to-date information on how project investment expenditure in the Summerfruit Fund is aligned to the SIP outcomes. This currently reflects project investment across the life of the SIP to date, from July 2016 to June 2019.

 

How investment expenditure aligns to Strategic Investment Plan outcomes

Click or hover over the chart below to learn more about Summerfruit Fund investment by SIP outcome

How specific projects align to Strategic Investment Plan outcomes

Click on the below panels to see which projects in the Summerfruit Fund align to which SIP outcomes. Because some projects address more than one SIP outcome, they may be listed more than once.

Industry has developed a diversified export market portfolio to absorb growing production volumes

Ongoing and completed investments

The Hort Innovation Summerfruit Fund contributes to marketing-related projects and activities in this outcome. For information and updates on marketing visit the fund's grower pages.

The value of fruit sold on the domestic market is increased to restore grower margins

Ongoing and completed investments

The Hort Innovation Summerfruit Fund contributes to marketing-related projects and activities in this outcome. For information and updates on marketing visit the fund's grower pages.

Costs have reduced at every level of the supply chain to grow industry profitability

Ongoing and completed investments

 

An industry culture of continuous improvement has been embedded to support long-term economic sustainability

Ongoing and completed investments

Expenditure on projects classified as 'enabler' support the broader delivery of the industry’s project investments. Examples of enabler projects include annual reporting and monitoring and evaluation capacity.

More information

The Summerfruit Fund has a dedicated Relationship Manager, details below, who would be more than happy to answer your questions or discuss in more detail the information presented on this page, investments in the Summerfruit Fund and how the investments align with the SIP.

Hort Innovation
Dumisani Mhlanga
Dumisani Mhlanga
Industry Strategic Partner
Contact details
0447 091 186 Send an email

Strategic Investment Plan

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