Granos La Macarena
S.A. de C.V. Quintana Roo y Ferrocarril
1930, our founder, D. Avelino Fernandez (1904-1991), saw
the opportunity to plant chickpeas in the valley of southern
Sonora. He exported chickpeas to Cuba, Spain and United
States since 1930. Promoted the variety "Macarena"
which revolutionized the chickpeas exportation.
began the cultivation of chickpeas in the coast of Hermosillo
Sonora in the 1970's at the time, this became the most important
region of production. A few years later, he initiated the
cultivation in Ciudad Constitucion, Baja California which
in the 1980's became an important region of production as
then, Avelino Fernandez and his successors have focused
their attention on quality and service, aiming to consolidate
the leadership and reputation of their company in the worldwide
market of Mexican chickpeas.
brand, La Macarena, was the first in its class. Registering
in 1966 was soon accredited as the leading brand for its quality
and numerous exports.
process of development is carefully supervised from the
moment the seed is planted, by members of our personnel
specially trained in this field.
we commercialize an average of 70,000 tons of chickpeas
per year in a total of more than 50 countries. This is possible
due to five processing plants in all main areas of production
in Mexico: Hermosillo and Navojoa in Sonora, Caimanero and
Guamuchil in Sinaloa, and Constitucion in Baja California.
Number : 52 (642) 422-7771 al 4
Fax Number52 (642) 422-5492