|Buiga Farm Industries Limited (BFIL) is an
export-oriented phyto-products business with a
principal place of business at Banda-Kyandaaza,
Nakisunga sub-county in Mukono district. The company
exports cured vanilla and various essential oils to
France and the USA.
The company purchases green vanilla beans
from outgrower farmers and processes the beans over a period
of three to four months by cooking, sun drying, shade drying,
maturing, and packing under inert gas for export.
The company also has nurseries to propagate its
own geranium and peppermint cuttings, has
significant acreage of both these crops, and
extracts essential oils by steam distillation. The
oils are exported in aluminum bottles.
BFIL began active trading in 2001, and was granted
Uganda Investment Authority (UIA) License
SSD/940/43120 on April 10, 2003.
BFIL’s vision is to develop profitable, high value added
export opportunities of phyto-products, ensuring sustainable
local employment prospects, by closely linking our low cost,
high quality production capabilities with the needs of global