Certifications and Acknowledgments

At Pronaca we look for continuous quality improvement in our processes and products.




20 Green Points

Certification granted by the Ministry of Environment for the application of good environmental practices in our plants and operation centers.


Good Poultry Industry Practices

Agrocalidad. Certificate issued by the authority with regulatory bases similar to other countries, for chickens and turkeys.


Good Manufacturing Practices

Certification for ARCSA Register, acknowledged nationally, similar to the International Regulations requested in other countries.


Good Pork Industry Practices

Primary production. Granted by the International Certification Center. Institution based in Chile for a primary production certification.




Eco Efficient Enterprise 2016

Acknowledgment given by the Ministry of Environment for obtaining 4 green points at the Poultry Plant of Valle Hermoso.


Donor Founder of the Food Bank

Diakonia food bank acknowledges the active participation of PRONACA as donor-founder and its important contribution to the implementation of this project.


Eco Efficient Enterprise 2017

Acknowledgment given by the Ministry of Environment for obtaining 4 green points at the Avelasso Reproduction Plant.


Community Responsible Enterprise

Acknowledgment granted by the Municipality of Duran for the support of PRONACA in the local economic development of the region.

Acknowledgments by the Media


  • 2004: “Lideres” magazine – “El Comercio” Newspaper as the most respected Ecuadorian Enterprise.
  • 2004: “Vistazo” magazine – Biggest generator of employment within the country and recognition amongst the 10 largest Ecuadorian enterprises.
  • 2005: “Lideres” magazine – Our founder Luis Bakker Guerra is designated as one of the most respected businessmen in Ecuador.
  • 2005: “Ekos” magazine – First Prize in the poultry industry.
  • 2006: Pronaca enters the Hall of Fame of worldwide brands – Marketing Hall of Fame.
  • 2006: “Ekos” magazine – First prize in the food industry.
  • 2007: “Vistazo” Magazine – First Enterprise from the food industry in its special edition of the “Largest Ecuadorian Enterprises”
  • 2007: “America Economia” Magazine awards Luis Bakker Guerra within the ranking of “Most Prominent Regional Entrepreneurs”.
  • 2008: PRONACA receives the First Place in the economic category of the General Ruminahui Award for Social Responsibility.
  • 2008: “Superbrands” awards 3 of our brands.
  • 2008: Pronaca is denoted as a model enterprise in Latin America by the Mexican Center of Philanthropy (CEMEFI)
  • 2009: “Vistazo” Magazine distinguishes Luis Bakker Jr. as the most socially responsible person for the actions carried out by Pronaca.
  • 2011: “America Economia” Magazine awards Pronaca as a Sustainable Responsible Enterprise, Regional Model.
  • 2013: Award granted to PRONACA by Ecuavisa for its business reputation.
  • 2013: “EKOS” Magazine places Pronaca as one of the 7 largest Ecuadorian enterprises.