Mercasid, a Grupo SID company, was recognized by the Dominican Association of Exporters (Adoexpo) as “Great Dominican Exporter”, the highest award of the XXXVII edition of the Export Excellence Awards 2023.
The award ceremony, which exalts companies that carry the seal of national quality around the world and strive to ensure that the country, its products and services are valued as the engine of economic development and social progress, took place on Wednesday at the Embajador hotel, and was headed by Raquel Peña, vice president of the Republic and Karel Castillo, president of the board of directors of Adoexpo.
“This award is the result of the hard work of an exceptional team and MercaSID. We strive day after day to take our Dominican products to every corner of the world” expressed Roberto Bonetti Pastoriza, Corporate Vice President of Investments and Exports at Grupo SID. He also thanked all the members of the Exporters Association and especially all the co-nominees in all categories for their tireless work to promote and support the export industry in the Dominican Republic.
Bonetti Pastoriza added “This recognition is not only a reflection of our success as a company, but also of our commitment to sustainability. In these times of constant challenges we have taken the firm determination to lead not only in exports but also in the adoption of sustainable business practices. Sustainability is a fundamental part of our business philosophy that aims to generate a positive impact on our communities and the environment.
With these awards, the Dominican Association of Exporters (ADOEXPO), distinguishes those companies that have played a leading role in this sector in recent years.
MercaSID was founded in 1999. Today it is the leading company in the production and distribution of oils, edible fats and cereals, as well as in the distribution of leading brands worldwide in the categories of family care, groceries and beverages.
Present in the 17 countries to which we export with our local brands with sustainable growth and a solid presence.
ABOUT SID GROUP
It is one of the largest Dominican conglomerates of manufacturing and marketing companies of mass consumption products in the Dominican Republic with more than 2,000 products under its umbrella and presence in 17 countries. Focused on creating well-being for its employees, business partners, consumers and society in general, Grupo SID is considered one of the best Dominican organizations to work for, with the highest industrial quality standards and commercial alliances with international brands and companies of worldwide prestige.
Committed to improving the welfare of society by providing products and services of the highest quality, through a sustainable business model aligned with the principles that encompass the United Nations Global Compact.
Asociación Dominicana de Exportadores, Inc. (ADOEXPO), created by Decree No. 2374 of 1972, is an institution dedicated to the defense of the export sector, promoting the necessary strategies to promote and develop Dominican exports.