Vinacas Golden Cashew Rendezvous in Vietnam

November 29th, 2017

Last September, Bolloré Logistics organized a conference gathering approximately 50 members from Vinacas – Vietnam Cashew Association – in its Ho Chi Minh Head Office, to share about the upcoming Cashew Campaign 2017 in Tanzania.

Picture: Bolloré Logistics Vietnam alongside Ivory Coast delegates.

Then, and in order to reinforce its partnership with Vinacas members in Vietnam and promote its expertise in Cashew Nut supply chain worldwide, Bolloré Logistics Vietnam attended the 9th Vinacas Golden Cashew Rendezvous on November 13-15, 2017, in Phu Quoc, Vietnam.

This event is held every year to promote the international cashew trade. On average, 400 domestic and international delegates are present from over 40 countries.

As a leader with the largest integrated logistics network in Africa, Bolloré Logistics seized this opportunity to promote its logistics services in Africa to all cashew-related companies in Vietnam and globally. The B2B networking events, conversations and the conference allowed us to refine our knowledge on what can be done for raw cashew importers and cashew kernel exporters in Vietnam in terms of logistics services such as warehousing & fobbing at the country of origin, sea freight from Africa to Vietnam or from Vietnam towards the USA, Europe, and Middle East-South Asia.

"This was the perfect occasion to gather more information about the soft commodity market trends – especially regarding food safety and regulations, and to further develop our trade lanes to create new opportunities," mentioned Marc MOESCHLIN, Managing Director at Bolloré Logistics Vietnam.

Bolloré Logistics' team consisted of Marc MOESCHLIN, Managing Director at Bolloré Logistics Vietnam; Astrid VANIER, General Manager – Sales and Development at Bolloré Logistics Vietnam and Nhat-Minh NGUYEN, Africa Route Manager at Bolloré Logistics Vietnam. Those mentioned also act as points of contact in Vietnam.

 

About Vietnam Cashew Association (VINACAS)

Founded in 1990 by the Ministry of Agriculture & Rural Development of Vietnam (MARD), Vietnam Cashew Association (VINACAS) is a socio-professional organization of all economic sectors and individual who are operating in fields of producing, growing, processing, importing, exporting, trading, consuming of cashew nuts and by-products of cashew trees in Vietnam. VINACAS is established to gather, unite and support its members in production and business activities. VINACAS tries its best to protect the legitimate legal rights of its members and to recommend  its  members  to  follow  the  guidelines,  policies  and  laws  of  the  State  and  the international  commitments  aimed  at  improvement  of  Vietnam  cashew  product  quality, protection of brand and reputation of Vietnam cashew nut, and preservation of the sustainable development of Vietnam cashew industry and contributing to the country's socio-economic development.

www.vinacas.com.vn

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