AgroAmerica was given the “Best Sustainable Oil Supplier ” award which is presented by a renowned company with over 100 years of experience, and considered to be the best global manufacturer of top brand personal care products in the market.
AgroAmerica was recognized as “Best Sustainable Oil Supplier of the Year” for its implementation of social, environmental and economic criteria that ensure the adoption of sustainable agricultural practices through the Rainforest Alliance Certification.
AgroAmerica received the award from the CEO of the soap company. “We are the only company to receive the Best Sustainable Oil Supplier Award for the second consecutive year,” stated Cristina Samayoa, AgroAmerica’s oil sales manager.
In 2010, one of the AgroAmerica companies became the first oil palm company in the world to obtain the Rainforest Alliance certification. Recently, it also became the first company in the world to receive the “Level A” certification of the “Rainforest Alliance Certified” Program.
AgroAmerica is a sustainable growing, shipping and distributing company of sustainable bananas and vegetable oils. It employs over 13,000 persons in Guatemala, Ecuador, Peru, the United States and Europe. For more information please visit www.agroamerica.com