Tanned in South Africa

A vertically integrated enterprise responsible for the processing and commercialisation of luxurious ostriches hides sold throughout the world.

"Ostriches have been roaming the plains of the Southern Cape of South Africa for centuries."

- Cape Karoo


"Cape Karoo International is proud to be an international pioneer in the continuous creation of new dyeing and finishing techniques for ostrich leather. Our dedicated team strives to keep pace with modern trends and the latest preferences of international fashion houses."


"Current production capacity allows the group to process 200 000 ostrich skins annually at its two South African Tanneries. The tanneries are based in Oudtshoorn in the Klein Karoo and Mossel Bay in the Southern Cape, making Cape Karoo International the largest ostrich leather producer in the world."