Sustainable development



OLVEA is committed in promoting sustainable development, not only environmentally, but also by adding real social and economic values to the actors of our eco-responsible supply chains.


OLVEA’s management carries out its commitments through its collaborators, whether they concern ethical business, compliance with regulations or responsible procurement.

Local development

OLVEA is committed to being a major and sustainable player in the local development of the regions where the Group operates.



OLVEA is committed to improving its environmental impact through an effective environmental management, from which regular protective and preventive actions result.


Thanks to the daily involvement of its collaborators, OLVEA guarantees to its clients listening, transparency and reactivity.


Economic performance

OLVEA invests continuously and sustainably in order to offer products that always suits the needs of its customers and the market.


Social, relationships & working conditions

OLVEA is committed to having happy and fulfilled collaborators, and focuses on working conditions allowing the personal and professional development of everyone.


Our commitments


OLVEA has achieved the Silver level of CSR performance (Corporate Social Responsibility) following its evaluation on the EcoVadis platform, thus ranking among the thop 30% of the top-rated companies.

This score confirms the daily work of OLVEA in terms of sustainable development and responsible sourcing.

CSR Rating 2018

OLVEA Vegetable Oils and its subsidiary OLVEA Burkina Faso are approved as Responsible Company according to the ESR standard (Fairness, Solidarity, Responsibility) by Ecocert.

UN Global Compact

With the signature of the UN Global Compact, OLVEA is committed to integrating and promoting several principles relating to Human rights, international labour standards and the fight against discrimination.

UEBT membership

With its UEBT (Union for the Ethical BioTrade) membership, OLVEA Burkina Faso is committed to strengthening its positive environmental and social impact, to setting long-term sustainable development goals, and to getting even more involved with women’s cooperatives of its supply chains.


Eco actions

OLVEA made the choice to make an electric car, ecocups and recycling bins available to its collaborators. In addition, a brochure of simple and daily eco-actions to be adopted in company is distributed to each new employee. With these actions, the Group is further anchoring its environmental commitment.

Associations et mecenat

Associations & philanthropic fund

Philanthropic fund of the OLVEA Group
OLVEA Fonds de Mécénat

In order to support social, environmental and cultural actions in the regions where it is located, the OLVEA Group has created a Philanthropic fund, which carries out actions in France and Africa.


In order to be an active participant in sustainable development in Morocco, OLVEA Morocco’s co-workers have set up a charitable organization called Marocavie to support projects that aim to protect the Argan forest and improve the socio-economic development of the rural populations. Marocavie has financed, among other projects, the equipment of wells, school infrastructures, medical campaigns and the reforestation of the Argan forest.