Citrus Research International is a research and technical services organisation based in South Africa that focusses primarily on citrus.  CRI coordinates and funds research conducted by the CRI Group which includes close collaboration between CRI and a wide range of partners.  There is a strong focus on the southern African citrus industry’s needs as they relate to the industry’s heavy reliance on export of fresh fruit to global markets.

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Mission and Vision Statements

MISSION
To maximise the long-term global competitiveness of the southern African citrus growers through the development, support, co-ordination and provision of Research and Technical services by combining strengths of all CRI Group partners.

VISION
To be the organisation that fully meets the technical and research requirements of the southern African citrus grower fraternity, thereby ensuring the global competitiveness of the industry.