About LCA

The Lao Coffee Association (LCA) was established in 1994 by the Ministry of Commerce (MoC) as indicated in Agreement letter No. 305/MoC, dated 14/06/1994. Initially, the Association was named `Lao Coffee Export Association`. After the fourth Summit Conference of the Association on September 23 2005, the provincial lead committee agreed to change the name to `Lao Coffee Association`. Under the Decree 115/PM for the Establishment of the Association approved from the Prime Minister Office on April 29, 2009, the new Agreement No. 252/PACSA for the approval for the establishment of the Lao Coffee Association was made on June 17, 2011.

LCA is a member of the Champasak Provincial Chamber of Commerce and Industry.

The Association has fully implemented its roles according to the Government of Lao P.D.R. and internal regulations that have been approved by the Lao National Chamber of Commerce and Industry.