About Sierk Ybema
Since 1981 Dr S G Ybema (PhD ) - Plant Physiology with focus on wheat
quality - has been involved in the South African grain industry. Over a
period of time, it had become apparent that his services were increasingly
required, subsequently resulting in the establishment of Sierk Ybema
Grain Services (SYGS) in 1999. Since then we have flourished in the industry
and will continue to do so in the future.
ClientsSYGS’ clients are mostly active in the grain industry, both nationally and
internationally and stretch beyond the South African borders, with business
having been conducted in various African countries, as well as international
countries, such as Argentina, China, Europe, North America, South America
Core values and growthSYGS plans to continue its growth through a guiding system of
core values, including:
in its conduct.
growing and contributing to the South African economy.
and development of diverse groups.
stakeholders in the offering of excellent service, professionalism,
and the maintenance of trust and confidentiality.
To provide, on a continuous basis, high quality products and services to the grain industry - nationally and internationally.
To promote and influence the grain industry to such an extent that optimum standards are achieved and maintained in the provision of products and services, and the continued successful development of the diverse South African grain industry workforce.
The company is a Level 4 contributor, as measured by the Action Verification Agency. The company is classified as an Exempted Micro Enterprise, with a B-BBEE Procurement Recognition level of 100%.