BULA ISLAND FOOD SUPPLIES LIMITED, a business of export and import of fresh, frozen items and dry goods. BIFS  is a 100 % locally owned agribusiness involving in buying, processing, packing and exporting since 1986. The company has being exporting Fiji fruits, vegetables and root crops from Fiji to Australia and have maintained the high quality products over the years.

Increasing its market Bifs have extended markets in New Zealand via air freight and to United States of America via sea freight.

With the consumers in mind, the company makes sure that it exports only the best quality products. the company have not only maintained the quality of its 38 product lines over the years but further improved it to delight the discriminating taste of the consumers. To date the export processing is now in a HACCP compliant factory with the state of the art facilities manned by well trained and dedicated workforce and management.

With the knowledge, background and exposure in the industry we have now identified a number of opportunities for processed and value added agricultural products in the market. The company has provided employment to many men and women from the rural communities in the western division.

The Fiji based company sources, negotiates, buys, grades, processes and sells the products to the Australian company. This is to ensure continuity and consistency in supply of goods. BIFS also operates as a distribution centre in Sydney supplying to other Indian shops in Melbourne, Sydney and Brisbane. The company is buying produce from all over Fiji. We are currently farmers in the Ba province and the west to the centre as supply base farms so that the centre is able to meet its export demand. A processing center of this magnitude provides direct employment opportunities to about 113 as new staffs and open up many new farms as supply base farms. The current export volume is 600t and it is working towards to venture into new products thus increasing the number of type of products exported.


Vision:

To be the best Fijian company in the export market.

Mission:

To promote Fiji in the international markets by offering to its consumers and array if fresh and frozen agricultural food commodities of the highest quality processed in a world class facility using only the best Fijian raw materials.


The benefiting parties of BIFSL are:

The farmers and their families

The suppliers of goods and services to the farmers.

The land owners

Transport companies

Motor vehicle and motor part companies

The fuel companies

Manufacturers of packaging companies

Telecom companies

Printing companies

The business community

The airline and shipping companies

The cargo/ freight/ airline/ handling agents

Government agencies - FIRCA, and Customs

Bio security authority of Fiji

Ministry of Agriculture

The Government - Vat, PAYE, Foreign exchange earnings, Investment

BIFS  -  LIST OF FOLLOWING ITEMS EXPORTED:

1. FRESH / FROZEN TARO

2. FRESH / FROZEN CASSAVA

3. FRESH / FROZEN DRUMSTICK LEAVES

4. PAAN AND BELL LEAVES

5. FRESH COCONUTS

6. FRESH AND FROZEN CASSAVA LEAVES

7. FROZEN GRATED CASSAVA LEAVES

8. FROZEN DURUKA

9. FRESH / FROZEN YAMS

10. FRESH PAPAYA

11. TARO NI TANA / KUKU YAMS

12. FROZEN COW PEAS

13. FROZEN BREADFRUIT

14. FISH

15. FROZEN CHILLIES


AND MANY MORE...................................................