Sakata Vegetables Europe (SAKATA) is part of Sakata Seed Corporation, headquartered in Yokohama in Japan.


Sakata Vegetables Europe is focused on the Research, Production and Distribution of vegetable seeds, business to business. Its customers include growers, plant raisers, processing companies & distributors throughout Europe, the Middle East & Africa.  


A world-leader in the field of Broccoli, SAKATA is also a key player in the market for cabbages, cauliflowers, carrots, tomatoes, peppers, watermelons and melons, to name a few.


 It offers over 900 commercial varieties and turns over more than 30 million euros a year.   


SAKATA’s European headquarters are based in Uchaud, in the South of France. The French operation started with the opening of a research centre in 1998, mainly for peppers and melons while other crops are being researched across England, Spain and Jordan.