Sector: Agriculture Agriculture

Services provided by SNV’s Inclusive Business: Value chain development

Business description: VINA SAMEX JSC. was founded in 2012 with over 10 years of experience in the field of cinnamon and star anise production. VINA SAMEX JSC. is a leading company in Vietnam and has many prestige in the field of processing and exporting star anise and cinnamon. The company’s raw materials are mainly located in Yen Bai and Lang Son provinces, which is famous for high quality star anise and cinnamon in Vietnam.

VINASAMEX JSC. has established long-term cooperation with many customers in the world such as India, Germany, Netherlands, Italy, Russia, USA, Korea, Singapore, Taiwan, Pakistan, etc.

Inclusiveness: We involve low-income groups as producers in the business model.

Understanding the role of the value chain, the Company partners with the farmers of two areas of cinnamon and star anise to establish cooperatives to create a strong relationship between farmers and the enterprise. VINASAMEX supports farmers with planting, caring, harvesting and preliminarily processing for the products to meet high quality requirements of high-end markets, increase the value of products to increase income for farmers. At the same time, the company commits to purchase all products that meet the standards for cooperatives and value chain households.