Press release

Bureau Veritas Safeguards the Export of Medical and Protective Materials During the Global Pandemic

2021 Jan 6

CAM Négoce is a leading supplier of agricultural commodities throughout Asia, Africa and Middle East since 1919. In an effort to save lives in Europe against Covid 19, CAM Négoce set up DoviLab, a Medical Equipment subsidiary in early 2020, and became a leading supplier of Medical Masks to European Countries. CAM Négoce entrusted Bureau Veritas to inspect several hundred millions pieces of medical masks in four cities for a total of 582 manday prior to export from China. 

As a high-quality product supplier with strong corporate social responsibility, CAM Négoce /DoviLab also imported tens of millions pieces of nitrile gloves from Malaysia & Vietnam with Bureau Veritas’ inspection. To be prepared for COVID-19 vaccination, CAM Négoce /DoviLab engaged Bureau Veritas China to inspect 40 million pieces of syringes and needles in December 2020.

As a Business to Business to Society company, Bureau Veritas is committed to supporting our customers around the world to meet the high safety, health, and hygiene needs in the combat against the global pandemic and preparation for the New Realities. This is how we Shape a World of Trust.

About CAM Négoce

CAM Négoce is a family-owned company, specialized in Agricultural Commodities Physical Trading and Exports. It was founded in 1919 and based in Paris, France. CAM Négoce operates more than 2 million tons of agricultural commodities every year, of which 1.5 million tons are grains. Over the last ten years, CAM Négoce has expanded the scope of business to Vegetable Oil, Coffee and Cotton Divisions. The main destinations of CAM Négoce are Middle-East and North-African countries for grains and coffee and Asia for cotton. We are constantly ranked among Top 3 exporters of grains to Morocco and Algeria.

Over the years, the company has built up great supply partnerships all over the world (South America, Canada, USA, Black Sea, France, and Germany) and developed long lasting relationships with our customers.

DoviLab was set up in 2020 as a Medical Equipment subsidiary of CAM Négoce, with a clear objective to supply European Governments with urgently needed, high volume medical products (Masks, Gloves, Syringes, Tests, etc.).

Using CAM Négoce’s expertise in managing risks, logistics and quality of big volume, time sensitive goods, DoviLab successfully supplied various States of strategic medical products with the help of Bureau Veritas teams throughout Asia.

About Bureau Veritas

Bureau Veritas is a world-leading provider in testing, inspection and certification. Created in 1828 and headquartered in Paris, France, the Group has more than 78,000 employees located in more than 1,500 offices and laboratories and 140 countries around the globe. Bureau Veritas helps its clients to improve their performance by offering services and innovative solutions to ensure that their assets, products, infrastructure and processes meet standards and regulations in terms of quality, health and safety, environmental protection and social responsibility.