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South African natural ingredients export strategy launch

ProFound is proud to have been part of the launch of the South African natural ingredients export strategy 16-17 October 2018. The natural ingredients sector is a key segment of the government's re-industrialisation drive, with vital links to key economic policies such as the National Development Plan, Industrial Policy Action [...]

October 25th, 2018|

2 ethical organic buyers, 8 suppliers, 3 countries; Buying mission shows Biotrade potential in South East Asia

ProFound senior consultant Robbie Hogervorst joined the Helvetas buyer mission to South East Asia to identify business opportunities and look at actions needed to make business happen. Traditional Medicinals met with companies from Vietnam, Laos, whereas Organic Herb Trading Company visited all three countries, including Myanmar. The main focus of the mission was indigenous spices and [...]

October 23rd, 2018|

Re-enforcing Jatamansi trade in Napal

To address the sustainability and legality of the international trade of the medicinal plant species Nardostachys Grandiflora commonly known as Jatamansi,  a new innovative project formally launched supported by the UK Government’s Darwin Initiative in Kathmandu, Nepal. ProFound consultant Jolanda van Hal attended the event to kickstart the project: Great to [...]

October 18th, 2018|