Breathtaking range of spices for every palate

A sensory delight that transforms dishes from ordinary to mouthwatering

A family run business, rich in history and taste

The Atlas Trading Company is a family-owned and run business with a colourful history and product range. Our heritage lies within the spice that we sell – the tradition and flair of our vibrant community is expressed and can be tasted in the spices we produce.


Established in 1946, Atlas Trading Company is a purveyor of fine spices, rice and rare products from across the world. Located in the heart of Bo Kaap in Cape Town, Atlas Trading Company is a family owned business managed by brothers Wahab and Shouket Ahmed.