Our Products

UFM’s main products are fishing nets and twines. UFM manufactures fishing nets under the popular brand name, Simba, with the popular tag name, “nguvu sana” while the “Simba net” is a registered trade mark, an indication of high quality, authenticity and consistency.

Gill nets: These are made from pure nylon and come in various types;
a) Thickness/plies of 3, 4, 6, 8, 9, 12, 15, 18, 21 and 24;
b) Various mesh sizes; and
c) Various colours – colours have been found to attract fish to the nets.

Cage nets: Cages varying in sizes are made for fish farmers for growing fish.

Seine nets: These are especially used by pond fish farmers:

a) When handling young fish in ponds for sampling, separation, or transfers between ponds; and
b) For harvesting mature fish from the pond.

Predator Nets: These are large sheets of netting designed to prevent birds from preying on the young fish/fingerlings in ponds. The net is reinforced with ropes to enhance ease of handling.