NGIP AGMARK GROUP OF COMPANIES
NGIP Agmark is a diversified agri-business based in Papua New Guinea operating plantations, coastal shipping, hardware, machinery, trucking, agricultural supply businesses.
NGIP Agmark is Papua New Guinea’s leading cocoa company, the country’s largest cocoa grower, trader and exporter. It is headquartered in Kokopo, East New Britain Province a part of the world unique for its peaceful, tropical vibrancy and diverse environments (active volcanos, magnificent diving, luxuriant rainforest, pristine rivers).
From this exotic base the company trades more than 60% of PNG’s cocoa into Asia, China, the USA and Europe shipping directly to the world’s largest chocolate manufacturers. It is also involved with the marketing and trading of a range of other agricultural commodities including vanilla, copra, essential oils, chillies,Read More ...
COCOA AS THE CORE BUSINESS
NEW GUINEA ISLANDS PRODUCE COMPANY LIMITED
New Guinea Islands Produce Company Limited (NGIP) originated from the Tolai Cocoa Project (TCP), which was established in 1955 at the behest of four Tolai Local Government Councils.
The company was set up as a co-operative buying venture to by small holder cocoa on East New Britain.
It was a large venture operating 18 fermentries and processing 1510 tonnes of dry cocoa in 1965.