Lazy Spade charcoal is owned and managed by Maans and Agnes Steenkamp. Both Maans and Agnes grew up in Outjo, Namibia and this is also the base for Lazy Spade charcoal.
Lazy Spade produces charcoal in a 100km radius around Outjo, as well as in
the Kamanjab and Damaraland areas of Namibia. Lazy Spade utilize between 400 and 700 charcoal workers, who harvest
between 1500ton and 2000ton Namibian hardwood per month depending
on environmental factors.
Lazy Spade has two major distributors namely: Jumbo Charcoal and Namchar. They distribute and sell respectively
in Europe and South Africa.
Lazy Spade proud itself in it's commitment to finding more efficient methods of harvesting and production of
charcoal and numerous exiting methods are being investigated and tested. We foresee a revolution that will up production
and minimize the effect of rain within the next year. These methods will be a huge improvement on the carbon footprint
and environmental risk associated with the industry.