Certifications and Memberships
IN 2009, WE OBTAINED THE ISO 9001:2008 CERTIFICATION. THUS, WE BECAME ONE OF THE FIRST COMPANIES TO ACHIEVE THIS CERTIFICATE IN THIS FIELD.
The effort to keep high levels of transparency and efficiency translates Alea y Cia. S.A.’s commitment in relation to the whole productive chain and its processes whose function is to fulfill their clients’ needs.
Becoming a certified company under ISO 9001:2008 means:
• Committing ourselves to keep high standard of customer assistance and quality of our products;
• Working every day to optimize time and resources so that our clients can successfully fulfill their productive needs;
• Complying with quality and environment care standards to promote sustainable and responsible agricultural practices.
Moreover, in July 2013 we became members of Gafta (The Grain and Feed Association) to guarantee our international contracts. This association, with more than 1400 member companies distributed in 86 countries around the world, participate in the commercialization of grains, byproducts, pulses and other products in every step of the commercialization chain.
Promoting international trade and protecting its members’ interests are Gafta’s main aims.
A wide range of standard contracts for different types of goods under CIF and FOB basis are provided for. Their implementation is complemented with Arbitration and Mediation services.
THE BENEFITS OF BECOMING A GAFTA MEMBER ARE: REGULAR UP-DATING ON INTERNATIONAL POLITICAL ISSUES AND THE DIFFERENT FACTORS THAT INFLUENCE FOREIGN TRADE DINAMICS; UPDATED INFORMATION OF THEIR MEMBERS AND THEIR CONTINUING TRAINING, AMONG OTHERS.