Barkev is a well-established 30 year old Durban based company with branches in Cape Town and Johannesburg.  We represent a host of manufacturer who specialise in print consumables for the graphics industry, which are imported and distributed throughout South Africa and Southern Africa. These graphic consumables are mainly for the print and packaging industry and specifically for gravure, flexography, lithography, corrugated, label and silkscreen printing processes.  However, Barkev also has products suited to a host of other industries such as textile, non-woven, extrusion, paper mills and plastics operations.

Some of our main Principals include Scapa mounting tapes, Swedev metal doctor blades, Flexo Concepts plastic doctor blades, Recyl anilox cleaners, Mario Cotta slitting systems, Mozart slitting blades, RK Print Coat proofing systems and Dyne treatment pens to name a few.

To complement our product range we also have an Engineering division based at our head office in Pinetown where we manufacture and sharpen a wide range of products used within and outside the print packaging industry.