• FCBL signs distributorship agreement with Koufuku International Limited

    The CEO of Koufuku International Limited (KIL), a DHI owned company based in Chenary in Trashigang and the Director of Department of Corporate Business (DoCB) of Food Corporation of Bhutan limited (FCBL) signed a distributorship agreement on 15 July | 17th July, 2019..More

    • FCBL Launches its Annual Report

      The Hon'ble Chairman along with the Board of Directors and the Chief Executive Officer (CEO) launched the Annual Report 2018 of Food Corporation Bhutan Limited (FCBL) this morning at the FCBL's regional office in Thimphu. The Report attempts to offer | 15th July, 2019..More

      • Birth Anniversary of Her Majesty The Gyaltsuen Jetsun Pema Wangchuck

        The Family of Food Corporation of Bhutan Limited joins the Nation on this joyous occasion to wish Our Gyaltsuen, Her Majesty The Queen Jetsun Pema Wangchuck A Happy Birth Anniversary. May Your Majesty continue to be blessed with a Long, Healt | 4th July, 2019..More

        • Yab Dasho Ugyen Dorji Passes Away

          The Food Corporation of Bhutan Limited joins the Nation in mourning the loss of Yab Dasho Ugyen Dorji, the great figure who has made a significant contribution to the Nation. We offer our heartfelt condolences and prayers to His Majesty the Kings, Th | 15th May, 2019..More

          • FCBL Resumes Auction Season for 2019

            Following the exhaustive mobile service for cardamom procurement from the nine southern districts, FCBL resumed its auctioning service in their main Auction Yard in Phuntsholing from 8th May 2019 with a simple prayer ceremony. It is around this time | 9th May, 2019..More

            • Birth Anniversary of Third Druk Gyalpo

              The Board and the Management of Food Corporation of Bhutan Limited would like to join the Nation to pay tribute to the "Father of Modern Bhutan," His Late Majesty King Jigme Dorji Wangchuck and also thank all the Teachers for their selfless contribut | 1st May, 2019..More

              • FCB's Entry Into Cardamom Market Creates Competitive Prices

                The initiative has helped farmers gain access to the nearest market and they do not have to travel longer distances now

                The entry of Food Corporation of Bhutan's (FCB) into cardamom trade is set to provide competition with local traders in the | 17th April, 2019..More

                • FCBL Provides Mobile Cardamom Procurement Service

                  Following the directives and financial assistance from the Royal Government Bhutan, Food Corporation of Bhutan Limited (FCBL) has recently started buying cardamom from the Bhutanese farmers at the rate being prescribed by the government. Our buy-back | 15th April, 2019..More

                  • Birth Anniversary of His Majesty The King

                    The Board and the Management of Food Corporation of Bhutan Limited would like to join the Nation in offering our deepest respect and heartfelt gratitude to His Majesty The Fifth Druk Gyalpo and humbly offer our prayers for His Majesty's good health | 20th Feb, 2019..More

                    • The Annual Depot Meet

                      The Annual Depot Co-ordination meeting was held from 31st January to 1st February 2019 in Conference Hall, FCBL in Phuentsholing to assess the performance of 2018 and to coordinate various programmes and activities to be undertaken in 2019.

                      The m | 04th Feb, 2019..More

                      • A Letter of Appreciation to a Software Development Firm

                        FCBL presented a letter of appreciation to Mr. Karma Dhendup, the Chief Executive Officer of Athang Pvt. Ltd, yesterday for successfully developing and implementing the web-based Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) solution for FCBL.

                        Athang is a | 29th Nov, 2019..More

                        • M/s Karma Feed and M/s Bhutan Alpine renews MoU with FCBL

                          The Food Corporation of Bhutan Limited (FCBL) renewed Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with M/s Karma Feeds and M/s Bhutan Alpine Seeds (BAS) on 7th and 8th January 2019 respectively. The approach was with intent to keep the supply of farm inputs sp | 9th January, 2019..More

                          • His Excellency, Hon'ble Finance Minister's Visit to FCBL on 28th December, 2018

                            The Hon'ble Finance Minister, Mr. Namgey Tshering, accompanied by officials from the Ministry visited the Food Corporation of Bhutan Limited in Phuntsholing yesterday. His Excellency graced the reception by offering a butter lamp in the FCBL Choe-Sha | 29th Dec, 2018..More

                            • FCBL Closes Potato Auctioning for 2018

                              After catering potato and vegetable auctioning service for about eight months, FCBL had finally closed their service for this season. With a closure of a highly successful and busy auction season, it gives our auction team a big sigh of relief and a | 28th Dec, 2018..More

                              • Online potato trading picks up

                                The online auction yard at the Food Corporation of Bhutan Limited (FCBL) in Phuentsholing, which is also the first in the country, traded 1,443metric tons (MT) potatoes worth Nu 37.6 million (M) this year.

                                This is an increase from 1,147MT of pota | December 13, 2018..More

                                • Dedicated Service Award Ceremony

                                  Dedicated Service Award Ceremony for the recipients of medals under the Food Corporation of Bhutan was held at the Corporate Head Office. The Chief Executive Officer awarded the medals and certificates to the recipients | 11th Dec, 2018..More

                                  • Good year for potato growers

                                    With both price and harvest improved, potato farmers from across the country who bring to auction the produce at Phuentsholing auction yard are happy this year.

                                    Food Corporation of Bhutan Limited (FCBL) auctioned double of what was auctioned la | 19th Nov, 2018..More

                                    • Birth Anniversary of His Majesty The Fourth Druk Gyelpo

                                      The Board and management of Food Corporation of Bhutan Limited dedicates heartfelt prayers and aspirations for His Majesty the Fourth King Jigme Singye Wangchuck on His 63rd Birth Anniversary for His Good Health and Long Life. | 10 Nov, 2018..More

                                      • Celebrating the 10th Coronation Day

                                        The Board and the Management of Food Corporation of Bhutan Ltd. would like to take this privilege to join the Nation in offering our heartfelt wishes to His Majesty the Druk Gyalpo on the 10th Coronation Anniversary. On this joyous occasion, FCBL fam | 01st Nov, 2018..More

                                        • FCBL Franchises Another Four Farm Shops

                                          As aspired at the beginning of this initiative to nurture our young minds to become more enterprising, FCBL is progressively beginning to see the outcome of it. Having successfully operated the Farm Shops for the last three years, the Sales Executive | 16th Oct, 2018..More

                                          • FCBL Franchises Seven Farm Shops

                                            The Food Corporation of Bhutan Limited (FCBL) franchised seven Farm Shops in the country with the signing the franchise agreement with the interested Sales Executives on 29th September 2018. The franchised farm shops are: Tingtibi, Gesarling, Khoma, | 2nd Oct, 2018..More

                                            • Dratshang Lhentshog to soon feel the taste of fortified rice

                                              Following the mass supply of fortified rice in 261 schools across the country, Food Corporation of Bhutan Limited (FCBL) is now exploring opportunities to supply the same to monasteries and institutions under Central Monastic Body. The first consulta | 26th Sept. 2018..More

                                              • Indian Laborers of FCBL Celebrates Vishwakarma at the Auction Yard

                                                As the Indian Laborers of FCBL celebrates Vishwakarma Puja today, the officials of FCBL from the Head Office joined their Hindu community to offer their prayers to Vishwakarma, a Hindu God who is popularly worshiped as the original creator and the c | 17th Sept, 2018..More

                                                • Potato farmers and truckers concerned over missing poll day

                                                  With only two days left for the poll day, truckers and potato farmers from various parts of country who are at the Phuentsholing auction yard for more than about four days are concerned that they may not make it home on time to cast their vote.

                                                  A | 13th Sept, 2018..More

                                                  • Press Release

                                                    To provide prompt delivery of the online Auction services to the potato growers, the Food Corporation of Bhutan Limited (FCBL) along with the Royal Securities Exchange of Bhutan with the funding support from Enhanced Integrated Framework (EIF) procur | 12th Sept, 2018..More

                                                    • FCBL Makes Initial Moves towards Franchising Farm Shops

                                                      In an attempt to contribute towards the national goal of rural entrepreneurship development, a day-long consultative meeting was held at the FCBL Corporate Head Office yesterday to discuss on the possibilities to franchise the farm shops. During the | 11th Sept, 2018..More

                                                      • Potatoes fetch good price this season

                                                        From May this year until yesterday, farmers, who auctioned their potatoes, fetched triple the price they fetched last year. Food Corporation of Bhutan Limited (FCBL) officials said the quantity of the produce auctioned also doubled this year.

                                                        | 20th Aug, 2018..More

                                                        • FCBL Observes the Foundation Day

                                                          The Food Corporation of Bhutan Limited (FCBL) observed its 44th Foundation Day on the 16th August 2018. It was a historic moment for the organization to celebrate its Foundation Day for the first time in the history of FCBL after 44 years of its oper | 23 August, 2018..More

                                                          • Three new Farm Shops in Samdrup Jongkhar Region.

                                                            Food Corporation of Bhutan Ltd. in collaboration with Ministry of Agriculture & Forest has opened three new Farm Shops in three Gewogs of Samdrupjongkhar recently. The Gewogs are Gomdar, Martshala and Pemathang. The shops are expected to benefit the | 15 August, 2018..More

                                                            • Wages increased for labourers at S/Jongkhar FCBL auction yard

                                                              The Food Corporation of Bhutan Limited's (FCBL) regional manager in Samdrupjongkhar, Pema Wangchuk, said the wage for loading and unloading of potatoes at the auction yard has increased to Nu 5 from Nu 3.5 a bag from August 1.

                                                              He said the wages | August 8, 2018..More

                                                              • Online auction helping farmers sell their produce

                                                                To create business advantage to farmers across the country, the Royal Securities Exchange of Bhutan (RSEB) and the Food Corporation of Bhutan Limited (FCBL) are bringing an online e-auction system called Bhutan Commodity Exchange (BCE) system.

                                                                August 12, 2016..More

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