APQUISA - ASOCIACION DE PRODUCTORES DE QUINUA SALINAS
Calle Gualberto Villarroel No.
100 Esq. Av Circunvalación
Salinas de Garci Mendoza
Bolivia, Plurinational State of
Phone: +591.72053620, +59171292538
APQUISA is an association of farmers of Organic Royal Quinoa, born to the institutional life on August 23, 2007, with a social base of 400 members, distributed in the communities that are in the inter salares of Uyuni and Coipasa.
The farmers partners are millenarians in the production of royal quinoa in Salinas de Garci Mendoza (South Altiplano of Bolivia - Oruro), declared by the government of Bolivia as "Capital of the Royal Quinoa of Bolivia, by law No. 2141 of October 25 Of 2010 "http://www.silep.gob.bo/silep/masterley/115562.
Our activities are based on work, based on harmony with the environment, in that sense the annual agricultural production capacity is 1400 ton. and a capacity of 1250 t of organic real quinoa marketable, of which are sales in grain, flakes, Flour and puffeds.
The experience of exports dates back to 2008, sending importers from Germany, Italy, Switzerland and the USA. Products such as: organic royal quinoa in grain of the three varieties (white, red and black), derivatives such as flakes, flours and puffed. Currently our products have the following certifications:
Organic production (CE 834/07, Bio-suisse, NOP and Law Bolivia No. 2535),
Certification Fairtrade, FLOCERT and
The Management Systems and Certifications in process of implementation are: ISO 9001: 2015, ISO 22000: 2005 and Gluten Free