Ostrich leather processing at Cape Karoo has advanced tremendously since ostrich skins were first processed here in 1970. Since 1945 Cape Karoo has accumulated a wealth of knowledge about ostriches. Technological advancements and on-going research have enabled Cape Karoo to produce the very best exotic leather from farm-reared ostriches exclusively. Today, our leather is the choice of the most discerning buyers from around the world.
Cape Karoo represents more than 800 farmer members and is the biggest supplier of ostrich leather in the world. The Leather Marketing division is the only ostrich leather manufacturer which offers its products in 37 standard colours in its range of more than 300.