COATO held last night the General Assembly of Delegates of the OPFH (Fruit and Vegetable Producers Organization) Section, which represents more than 90% of the members and the activity of COATO, with the main purpose of approving the content of the actions to be developed in the Operational Program of the OPFH for 2018, which would have been prepared and proposed in advance by the Commissions of the different products hortofrutícolas.
The delegates attending the meeting last night of the OPFH Section directly represent about 40% of COATO's billing and votes and adopted all resolutions unanimously.
COATO Manager, Víctor Hernando, informed the participants in detail of the data related to the conflict that arose with a group of members about their disagreement with the liquidation of the last almond season, noting that, although this group of partners is defending that the almond is not delivered this campaign, according to the latest data, had entered more almond this campaign than that of 2016 on this same date.
He also read the COATO Manager, several reports that accredited the creditworthiness of COATO despite not having any other financing;
as well as on the permanent control and audit of inventories and investments in operational programs and other activities carried out by the audit firm of the cooperative.
Víctor Hernando also explained that the data being offered by a group of partners about the difference between COATO's almond liquidation prices and other entities and the amount being handled are totally adulterated and distorted with respect to what is adjusts to reality.
On the proposal of several delegates attending the meeting, the Board of Directors and Management of Coato were required to initiate immediately possible disciplinary actions and even prosecute judicial actions in the face of demonstrations by some partners and people in their neighborhood. are producing in social networks, in the media, that they consider slanderous and injurious to the image and reputation of COATO and its management team, so that it can be determined if they could constitute a crime.