BANASA was described by the Agriculture Ministry as the banana company with better safety practices and food handling.

BANASA FUE CALIFICADA POR EL MINISTERIO DE AGRICULTURA COMO LA EMPRESA BANANERA CON MEJORES PRÁCTICAS DE INOCUIDAD Y MANEJO DE ALIMENTOS.

Guatemala, June 2013. The Ministry of Agriculture, Cattle and Food -MAGA- carried out an audit to award health licenses for adequate management of food of plant origin for exporting and Importing. BANASA was certified as the corporation with best practices in food management and safety in Guatemala.

The Ministry of Agriculture -MAGA-, inspecting engineer Hector Solórzano, stated: “BANASA is the Banana Corporation that has obtained the highest score in the audit process carried out.”

During the inspection of BANASA’s farms, it was noted that the company implements good practices in fresh fruit handling ahead of other banana producers in the country. Upon completion of audit, Mr. Solórzano congratulated BANASA?S team for this important achievement.
The company’s Production Manager indicated: “We are very pleased to know that BANASA obtained the highest score in the audit of best practices in food management and safety in the production of bananas. This obliges us to continue working hard towards continuously raise our standards and become more efficient every day.”
After a number of inspections, the audit process was completed approving BANASA’S operation for another year.