Services and support provided by the Cluster to their members

Cluster Huiles Essentielles Madagascar consists of teams of experts and skilled professionals with more than 15 years’ experiences in essential oils in Madagascar. Thus, we offer the following support services:

Training and capacity building

  • Strengthening the capacity of companies, MSMEs, SMEs, associations wishing to professionalize in the essential oils sector
  • Accompaniment to the establishment of production (planting, distillation)
  • Capacity building on the production of organic essential oils
  • Capacity building on the management (operational, economic) of the production of essential oils
  • Training on transformations of essential oils into derived products and other uses of HE (aromatherapy, massage therapy, phytotherapy, etc.)

Marketing and Market Access

  • Trade support through market research and prospecting by international trade fair attendencee
  • Promotion and marketing
  • Trade survey and market studies on essential oils and derived products as cosmetics, fragrances or others

Certifications procedures and supports

  • Support for certification and support for certification processes with certifying bodies
  • Upgrading to production standards (planting, distilling, packaging) according to international standards (organic and fair trade certification, social responsability commitment and certification) by training, coaching and support all step of certification procedures
    Technological Innovation and Research-Development
  • Support for research and the establishment of sustainable production (economic, social and environmental)
  • Support and advice on new technologies for the production of oil seed, distillation and extraction plants