The mango’s characteristics
The mango, from the Latin, mangifera indica has a beautiful orange flesh, an exquisite scent and is packed with nutrients.
Rich in mineral salts and fiber, the mango also has a high levels of vitamins C, B and A and contains provitamins.
There are several hundred varieties of mango including:
Georges Helfer SA (Switzerland) specializes in the import of exotic fruit such as mangoes and has strong links with countries of production. The company has a comprehensive and carefully controlled traceability system so produce is tracked until it reaches the end consumer.
Georges Helfer SA (Switzerland) also has well established arrangements for shipping mangoes by sea and air from all countries of origin.