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Welcome to Bedson Timbers

Headquartered in Pretoria, South Africa, Bedson has regional offices and warehousing in Cape Town and Durban. From our South African base, Bedson’s reach extends throughout Africa and the Indian Ocean islands.

Bedson’s company-owned forests in Uruguay give us the flexibility and reliability of having access to established strategic resources to consistently supply our markets. This assists an increasing demand for our products and the investment forms part of a 300-year sustainable project. The planting was done in strict accordance with FSC principles to preserve the bio-diversity and ensure sustainability.

With two wood processing plants - strategically located in Argentina and South Africa - Bedson Timbers supplies rough sawn timber, decking and flooring products worldwide.

In the Animal Health division, Bedson is part of the multinational Bedson Group of Companies. Founded in May 1971, Bedson today has a presence in 65 countries worldwide. Since beginning production of its biological and pharmaceutical products in 1979 – mainly for use in the veterinary industry - Bedson has become the leading Argentinean exporter of pharmaceuticals. Bedson South Africa started trading in 1988. From our warehouses across South Africa, Bedson supplies and services the entire African continent. Our products, all manufactured to the highest international standards in Argentina, have received numerous global awards for excellence in innovation by institutions such as the United Nations.

Bedson’s Natural and Herbal Health division – Sonora Pharmaceuticals – was launched in 2003 and is currently servicing the growing natural medicines sector in both South Africa and the African continent. The company is in the process of constantly registering new natural products from around the world to serve both the South African and international markets.

At Bedson Business Group we believe in a cleaner, safer and more environmentally friendly world. Bedson’s Environmental and Industrial division specialises in the distribution of world-class products with industrial uses such as bleaching clays for edible oils, disinfectants and fungicides.


We look forward to being more than just a preferred supplier to your company - but also a long-term business partner.

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