Baron Foods makes first shipment to Cuba
MAY 3RD, 2017
Saint Lucia's leading manufacturing company, Baron Foods (St. Lucia)
Limited, has finally achieved its goal of exporting its world class
products to Cuba.
The first shipment of condiments left Saint Lucia yesterday for the
Baron Foods CEO Ronald Ramjattan observed that Cuba is a new and
emerging market with over 12 million inhabitants sharing a similar
culture and food preference with the rest of the Caribbean.
" Baron Foods is creating an export path to Cuba where other St. Lucian
companies can follow," Ramjattan asserted.
Over the last five years Baron Foods (St. Lucia Limited) has attended
several trade shows facilitated by Caribbean Export and the Saint Lucia
Trade Export Promotion Agency (TEPA).
Within the last two years, the company has been selected by TEPA and
assisted by that organisation and the Cuban Embassy here in pursuing the
goal of entering the Cuban market.
To date, Baron Foods has secured a business relationship with TRD
Caribe, which is one of the largest food and beverage Distributors in Cuba.
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