About Us

Our History

Uwafen Seeds is a Chilean Company specialized in non GMO (Genetically Modified) sweet corn seed multiplication and in the provision of non GMO sweet corn seed related services. Uwafen was created as a sister Company of Antufen Seeds,  the leader company in vegetable seed multiplication in Chile since 1984.

The related services provided by Uwafen include among others: nursery, basic seed increases, commercial productions, and purity grow outs.

We are proud not only of the high standards achieved in seeds production but also of  the excellence in quality and condition accomplished in our final products offered to the most strict domestic and international corn seed market

The core principles of our business is to grant confidentiality, privacy and respect to all information related with corn seed material provided by our customers for seed multiplication. This honest and confident service attitude has permitted Uwafen Seeds to build a strong and long lasting relationship with its customers.

Mission

To provide a service of excellence in the multiplication of sweet and dent corn seed free of GMO to the most important worldwide leading companies engaged in seed business production. Striving to achieve this aim, we have formed up a team joined by specialized professionals who grants high level technical assistance to a network of expert farmers who are strategically located in the best agriculture areas for corn seed multiplication throughout Chile.

Vision

To become a world-known company with relevant and strong presence in the southern hemisphere and to stand up as a leader in quality, production and service within specialist seed production companies around the world. To be recognized as a company with a sustained profitability which along with its own growth and development, contributes to the development and prosperity of our clients, employees and related farmers.

The highest standards in quality, confidence in complying order volume and due date delivery, as well as, a timely, clear and proper communication with our counterparts; the strict and absolute confidentiality and protection of the genetic material commended to us  are among the satisfaction commitment engagements with our customers.

 

Our Commitment

 

Uwafen is comprehensively committed with the effects and impacts of each and any of the actions carried out on the occasion of the development of our business.

We related with our commercial partners and with the members of our organization under moral codes of sincerity, loyalty, consistence and good faith, and always  keeping special attention on the business social liability. We are particularly engaged with:

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QUALITY

Striving for  granting products and services of  the highest quality  within the domestic and international market.

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TRANSPARENCY

Interacting with unhindered honesty with our customers, related farmers, suppliers, employees and social environment.

RESPECT

Providing an atmosphere of mutual respect and acceptance, emphasizing the importance of  personal dignity and self-esteem in our employees, accepting the existence of religious and cultural differences and acknowledging the contribution of our human resource to the company`s development and success.

ENVIRONMENTAL POLICY

Taking special care in complying with environmental policies, existing mandatory laws and best practices. We perform all our business operations under secure processes and with clean technologies in pursuit of long term sustainability and  a pollution free environment.

 

LABOR RISK PREVENTION

Strict compliance of existing laws on occupational risk prevention, health and safety. Our devoting attitude towards full compliance of labor issues mainly obeys to achieve our employees’  wellness.

ETHICS

Encouraging an ethical behavior in each and every action carried out, preserving full accomplishment of  any legal regulation enacted if applied.

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