Slide Background

We are a Colombian Agroindustrial Group with more than 100 years of experience in the national and international market, focused on the cultivation of cane and its derivatives: Production of sugar, fuel alcohol, electricity and crude palm oil.

Our
Mission

Agroindustrial company dedicated to the cultivation,
harvesting, processing and marketing
in different production chains, to
domestic and international markets of
food, industrial and energy consumption;
sustainably creating value
shared for all interest groups.

Vision
2025

Cultivating the field with
excellence and reaping
a sustainable future.

Our Principles

Riopaila Castilla SA is a company committed to respecting the environment through the continuous improvement of its processes, the implementation of practices aimed at the rational use of resources, the prevention of pollution and compliance with current environmental legislation.

Dr. Hernando Caicedo, founder of this great
company, dedicated more than half of his life to building
the legacy that is established today under the Group
Colombian Agroindustrial Riopaila Castilla, cultivating and
preserving a heritage that represents development,
and sustainable future.

Today, thanks to that legacy:

  • We generate more than 4,000 jobs
  • Presence in four departments of Colombia:
    Valley, Cauca, Meta and Vichada
  • We have a firm commitment to generate value
    in the territories where we operate

RIOPAILA IN FIGURES

VALUES

We operate sustainably

We operate by creating economic, social and environmental value by using resources efficiently, achieving effective agreements with our stakeholders and adopting practices aimed at generating shared value.

Are
respectful

We value the differences, interests and needs of the other through open communication, attending to the different points of view, achieving active and inclusive participation and building long-term relationships of trust.

We act with integrity

We behave in an ethical, honest and transparent manner, with loyalty towards the Riopaila Castilla Agroindustrial Group, taking care of its reputation and image at all times and places.

We cooperate to achieve excellence

We work together to achieve the best operational practices and the improvement of processes, products and services, to contribute to the fulfillment of our strategic objectives, guaranteeing sustainable profitability in the long term.

We are committed and disciplined

We contribute to the fulfillment of the objectives by empowering ourselves in our responsibilities, always exceeding expectations, acting with discipline and enthusiasm, consciously complying with the law, internal regulations and the standards to which we have adhered.

GEOGRAPHIC LOCATION

ROUTE MAP FROM CALI TO PLANTS RIOPAILA - CASTILLA

Our main Administrative and Commercial headquarters is located in the city of Cali, in the department of Valle del Cauca. We also have commercial offices in Medellín and Bogotá. Our agro-industrial plants are located in the departments of Valle (Riopaila and Castilla Plants), and Puerto López (Meta).

ROUTE MAP FROM CALI TO RIOPAILA PLANT