TFO Canada confronts the challenge of global poverty by promoting sustainable economic development through export information, advice and contact. TFO Canada facilitates access to the Canadian marketplace and shares Canadian trade expertise for the benefit of smaller exporters in developing countries. Founded in 1980, TFO Canada is a non-governmental, non-profit organisation.
Sourcing Shea Butter: A Buyer’s Perspective (Burkina Faso Project)
Maiga Shea Butter is a Canadian company with African roots. Operated by Saidou Maigo, the company have been in business for over 8 years providing organic skincare products with shea butter as the base ingredient. Saidou participated in TFO Canada’s Buyer’s Mission to Burkina Faso in February of 2014, which resulted in the enhancement of his shea butter supply chain. 1. How did you hear about the TFO Canada project in Burkina Faso? How was your experience working with TFO Canada?I have been aware of TFO Canada and its services for over four years through one of the organization’s associates Bertrand Walle, the head of the mission to Burkina Faso. When this mission was...
Canadian Association of Importers and Exporters (I.E. Canada) is a national, non-profit organization committed to providing services to develop and enhance the international trade activity and profitability of importers and exporters. I.E. Canada's mission is to be the leading voice, domestically and globally, for the Canadian trade and customs community.