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East-West Seed

East-West Seed Company Ltd (East-West Seed) was founded in 1982 in the Philippines with a mission to improve the income of farmers through access to high-quality vegetable seeds. Smallholder farmers are its main clientele and the company’s portfolio contains a wide variety of hybrids and OPVs. Headquartered in Thailand, East-West Seed has about 3,000 employees. In 2015, the company set up Knowledge Transfer, a foundation that seeks to increase the income of smallholder vegetable farmers by sharing the knowledge and skills needed to improve their productivity.

Ranking position
#2/32
Total score
56.9/100
Measurement area Score Rank (0-32)

Governance and strategy

8.3 / 10 #1

Genetic resources and intellectual property management

8.1 / 15 #5

Research and development

15.0 / 20 #1

Seed production

0.0 / 15 #16

Marketing and sales

16.4 / 25 #2

Capacity building

9.0 / 15 #4

Leading practices

Risks and opportunities

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See results for

  1. 2016
  2. 2019

More about the company

Headquarters
Nonthaburi, Thailand
Ownership structure
Private
Group revenue USD
185,000,000
Seed revenue USD
184,000,000
Website
http://www.eastwestseed.com/

Locations

  • Title: East-West Seed (Western and Central Africa)
    Place: Benin
    Description: Breeding station
  • Title: East-West Seed (Eastern and Southern Africa)
    Place: South Africa
    Description: Seed production location
  • Title: East-West Seed (Eastern and Southern Africa)
    Place: Tanzania
    Description: Seed production location
  • Title: East-West Seed (Eastern and Southern Africa)
    Place: Tanzania
    Description: Breeding station
  • Title: East-West Seed (South and South-East Asia)
    Place: India
    Description: Seed production location
  • Title: East-West Seed (South and South-East Asia)
    Place: Indonesia
    Description: Seed production location
  • Title: East-West Seed (South and South-East Asia)
    Place: Laos
    Description: Seed production location
  • Title: East-West Seed (South and South-East Asia)
    Place: Myanmar
    Description: Seed production location
  • Title: East-West Seed (South and South-East Asia)
    Place: Philippines
    Description: Seed production location
  • Title: East-West Seed (South and South-East Asia)
    Place: Thailand
    Description: Seed production location
  • Title: East-West Seed (South and South-East Asia)
    Place: Vietnam
    Description: Seed production location
  • Title: East-West Seed (South and South-East Asia)
    Place: India
    Description: Breeding station
  • Title: East-West Seed (South and South-East Asia)
    Place: Indonesia
    Description: Breeding station
  • Title: East-West Seed (South and South-East Asia)
    Place: Philippines
    Description: Breeding station
  • Title: East-West Seed (South and South-East Asia)
    Place: Thailand
    Description: Breeding station