Grand South is an Ecuadorian export company whose workers devote their labor and effort to form collaborative partnerships with local cocoa producers, associations and traders. We aim to ensure the best agricultural and post harvest practices for our products, as well as being regional leaders maintaining high quality standards.
As a trading company we provide access to attractive export volumes, timely delivery and efficient bean processing. We seek long-term relationships with our customers.
The last century was characterized by a boom in Ecuador's fine aroma cocoa production, which was exported consequently according to the agro producer model of the time. This product gained great relevance globally because of its condition and superior nature.
Accordingly to the excellent reception of the Ecuadorian cocoa there was a great economic bonanza, therefore a prominent investment in farming communities living in the area occurred, this served as an engine for national development and economic growth in the province of Los Rios. Thanks to the rapid real estate growth inspired by the European architecture of the time this rural area came to be known as "Little Paris".
Thus it begins to forge, the history of “Gran Cacao”, for his great quality and the lavishness of its aroma. Today, we take upon this task and make it personal, to reposition the country as a world leader and resurface the legend of the Grand Cacao.