The association of producers Cacao VRAE, is constituted on March 25th, 2006 at the initiative of the farmers themselves, as a need to defend the fair prices of cocoa and thus avoid the levels of intermediation in marketing. We are located in the Central-Eastern High Forest of the Andes, 430 km southeast of Lima-Peru. Our objective is to improve the quality of life of our associates and their families, through organized work with gender equity. Contributing to economic, social and environmental sustainability. We also direct our efforts to raise the educational, economic, social, technical and cultural levels of the 350 cocoa producers.
To facilitate the collection and processing of cocoa, aimed at obtaining a high quality product have been established along the Valley of the Apurímac, Ene and Mantaro Rivers (VRAEM), 07 production areas duly organized into zonal committees that have low his administration the production farms, centers of collection and cocoa benefit, operated by technicians with vast experience.