Since its founding, on the 3rd of November 1965, ADEC has since grown to thirty-three members.
ADEC is committed to improving the efficiency, quality and competitiveness of the
coffee exporting sector by providing:
On-going advocacy to improve export regulation, procedures and transparency
Training sessions on efficiency, logistics, transportation and security
Information on leading-edge milling and sorting technology
Promotion and marketing support
All of which ensure that our members provide a professional, dependable exporting service.
In addition to our active members, ADEC has named some of its distinguished associates as “honorary members” in recognition of their work in the Guatemalan coffee industry.
• Manuel Isidoro Oliva Chacón
• Julio Flores Toledo
• Jesús Ybarra Gutierrez
• Oscar Fernando Escobar García
• Pablo Brose
• Ricardo Rodríguez Paul
• Albino Jimenez Estrada
• Jens Bornholt
• Klaus Obrock
• Claus Ressel
• Klaus Monkenmuller
• Ramón Parellada
• José Colom Argueta