INVESTMENT IN CASHEW VALUE CHAIN: THE SOUHEIL FAKHRAN FOODS S.A.L COMPANY ON A PROSPECTING VISIT TO BENIN
The processing nuts component of the BeninCajù project deals, among other things, with the marketing of cashew produced in Benin as well as connecting foreign traders with cashew processing factories in Benin. It is by the springboard of this prerogative that the Lebanese Company Souheil Fakhran Foods S.A.L formerly known as Haj Souheil Fakhran Trading was canvassed to Benin. It is a wholesale business that imports, exports and distributes raw materials for oriental sweets, foreign pastries (baked confectionery), roast products, dates and many other catering needs. Covering Lebanon the Middle East and part of Europe, SFF has been a leader in providing the right product with optimal service.
They stayed in Benin from October 12 to 15, 2019 in order to:
- Visit cashew processing factories
- organize B to B meetings with local processors
- Identify the country's potential in terms of investment in the cashew value chain.
Souheil Fakhran Foods S.A.L also consulted the authorities of the BeninCajù project for an effective contact and solid follow-up with a view to providing an environment for the first negotiations carried out in the field.