Over the year, PT. Sumatran Organic Spice (SOS) has developed an extensive network of important stakeholders in the spice trade, in Indonesia as well as North America, Europe and other countries. It is driven by an interest to develop the high quality of the agro commodities from Indonesia and to improve the livehood of the producers at the origin. PT. SOS is commited to the organic spice business as a way of empowering local farmers implementing sustainable growing methods from its main source area such as Sumatra and Java to name just a few origins.
PT. SOS has grown steadly into a trustworthy company with (business and community based) activities from its base in Jakarta (Indonesia) downstream to the grass root level of farmers, processors and farmers co – operative. Its presence as a lean organization has been preceived as a secure and reliable business partner. As it has been our main role to market agro commodities from Indonesia, SOS provide assistance to farmers Co-operatives and Processors to develop a high standard of quality products for the international spice market, also to promote soil conservation and erosion contraol methods, including contour planting, selective harvesting, terracing and reforestion, without losing sight of the origin of this spice trade: its history, its culture and its people.