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Name:
Ricardo Bustos
If Other:
Business Name:

Central Cooperativa Indígena del Cauca (CENCOIC)

Location:

Colombia

Address:

Carrera 4 No. 2-01 Pasaje Vásquez Cobo

City:

Cauca

State/Province
Zip Code:
Country:

Colombia

Region:
South America
In Business Since:

2014

Phone:

+57 2 839 7651

Website:
Do you have experience exporting directly?

No

Describe yourself in 140 characters or less:

The Indigenous Central Cooperative is a coffee producer organization founded in 1980 as the commercial arm of the indigenous movement.

Bio:

The Indigenous Central Cooperative of Cauca (CENCOIC) is a coffee producer organization founded in 1980 as the commercial arm of the indigenous movement in Cauca, Colombia (Regional Indigenous Council of Cauca—CRIC). Marketing coffee in Fairtrade fairs has been its main activity, as well as the diversification of its revenues in other products. The continuous improvement of coffee quality is a constant process for the cooperative.

CENCOIC identifies coffee as its main line of action, with producer groups belonging to at least 24 indigenous reservations in the department of Cauca, and different indigenous groups located in the municipalities of Caldono, Piendamó, El Tambo, Santander de Quilichao, Toribio, Jambalo, Inza, Buenos Aires and Suarez.

Number of employees:

1-10

Size of business (annual sales in US$)

<US$50,000

What is your primary language?

English

Products of interest
Sector (check all that apply)

Food and beverage

Type

Manufacturer, marketer

Type (select all that apply)

Grower or harvester

Export to

United States

Sector ( check all that apply )

Food and beverage

Type ( check all that apply )

Standards or Certification Body

Markets (Select all that apply)

Afghanistan

Type ( check all that apply )
Business - First/Last Name

Ricardo Bustos

If other, please explain below
Do you export directly?
About Us
The Indigenous Central Cooperative of Cauca (CENCOIC) is a coffee producer organization founded in 1980 as the commercial arm of the indigenous movement in Cauca, Colombia (Regional Indigenous Council of Cauca—CRIC). Marketing coffee in Fairtrade fairs has been its main activity, as well as the diversification of its revenues in other products. The continuous improvement of coffee quality is a constant process for the cooperative.

CENCOIC identifies coffee as its main line of action, with producer groups belonging to at least 24 indigenous reservations in the department of Cauca, and different indigenous groups located in the municipalities of Caldono, Piendamó, El Tambo, Santander de Quilichao, Toribio, Jambalo, Inza, Buenos Aires and Suarez.