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GRUPO PRESTIGE is a Service Provider which activity consists in the trade of merchandises (Import-Export) coming from faraway origins of both in-bulk and finished products executed through three Divisions:

PRESTIGE as a Full Service IMPORTERTROPIC BROKER acts as an AGENT and TECHNITROPIC as Technical ADVISER performing multiple services including advising, controlling and developing products and productions in existing and new producer countries.

PRESTIGE (PGM) · IMPORTER

PRESTIGE is the IMPORT Division providing a whole, full import service to its Customers, delivering the products to them through various steps, ranging from:

SELECTION

Product and producer selection, audit, follow-up and control

INSPECTION

Pre-shipment quality inspection and sealing of the approved barrels at Producer premises

SHIPMENT

Shipment of the merchandise to Europe

IMPORTATION

All steps for merchandise clearance from Customs

CUSTOMER DELIVERY

Final goods delivery at customer factory or warehouse

QUALITY CONTROL

Quality control Reports issued by Prestige technicians

TRACKING

Traceability data for proper tracking of the goods

LISTING

Monthly follow-up Listings to track all sales and deliveries

CLAIM

handling/managing any eventual claim which could arise

TROPIC BROKER · AGENTS

TROPIC BROKER is the AGENTS Division. The brokerage activity includes:

SEARCH

The search and selection of products and producers (audit and control), negotiating selling prices

SALES

Submission of offers to its customers at CIF Spanish port price basis (or eventually on FOB origin if so required)

HELP ON IMPORTS

Provision of help to Customers (and advice if necessary) for their own import of goods, customs clearance, transport to factory, etc.

PRODUCER INVOICE

Customer directly receives and settles the producer’s invoice at net price (CIF price agreed less Broker commission)

COMMISSION

Tropic Broker bills to Customer the Agents’ commissions

INSPECTION IN-SITU

Performance, upon request, of quality random pre-shipment inspection of merchandise and barrel sealing inspection at Producer premises

CUSTOMER IMPORTS

All importation steps are directly performed by the Customer

REPORTS

Preparation and mailing to the Customer of the quality reports, if inspection made by Grupo Prestige upon request

LISTING

Preparation and mailing to the Customer of monthly follow-up Listings tracking all sales and deliveries

CLAIM

Handling/managing any eventual claim which could arise (cost invoiced apart)

OUR SPECS

All products for Grupo Prestige produced under its own Technical Specifications

CIF AND FOB

As said, the sale can be made also on FOB port of origin basis. In that case the Customer itself hires the freight with a Liner of his choice and takes care also of all importation steps

TECHNITROPIC · ADVISTORY

TECHNITROPIC is the ADVISORY Division of Grupo Prestige (Advisory, Quality Control and Product Developments), in charge of the selection and development of new producer countries, allowing Grupo Prestige customers to develop long term sustainable supplies of merchandise through:

DIVERSIFICATION

Climatic risk diversification

PRICE CONTROL

Keeping production prices under control to ensure its continuity for their portfolio of products

QUALITY CONTROL

Quality Control inspections

TECHNICAL CONTROL

Writing of Product Technical Specifications requested for supplies to Grupo Prestige

CLAIMS

Handling eventual claims which could arise

To summarize, Technical Division TECHNITROPIC (Advice, Quality Control, and New Product Development) specialises in providing advice and technical help in agricultural and production matters. It identifies new producer countries and helps product development (cultivation and production) amongst potential countries, aiming to diversify climate-related risks and keeping prices under control to ensure its continuity. It also performs Quality Control assessments of purchased merchandises prior to its shipment to Europe and develop and writes its own Technical Specifications which must be matched for the products handled by Grupo Prestige.