The story of Ben Coly Ismaila and his cashew

The story of Ben Coly Ismaila and his cashew nut trade is a story of a family business that started in Senegal  and has developed in Italy thanks to the B.I.T.E. project.

Now Ben Ismaila Coly’s business is finally ready to be launched because  the certification body approved the compliance of his cashew nut trade to the EU organic regulation. ‘We reached our 2020 goals’, Ben Coly Ismaila says. ‘We are going through hard times because of the pandemic, but we are eventually able to import our cashews to Italy’