• Tagaloa Eddie Wilson’s work in the kava industry has received global recognition.

    As the Chair of the international Kava Executive Council and President of the Pacific Kava Association, Tagaloa has been honoured for leading the lifting of the 2001 ban on Pacific kava and restoring regional kava exports globally.

    The award from the University of Hawaii and the Global Breadfruit Organisation was presented during the 2018 Breadfruit Summit at the Pacific Cultural Centre in Oahu, Hawaii.

  • ‘He creates all things beautiful in his time’ is a verse for Mailelani, whose 20-year business journey was recognized at the Samoa Exports Award on Friday evening.

    Held at the Taumeasina Island Resort, the skincare company from Vailima won the Best in Innovation award and also the Woman Exporter of the year award.

  • Krissy Company Ltd scooped the Overall Exporter of the Year Award at the 2018 Samoa Exports Award.

    Held at the Taumeasina Island Resort, the event was attended by Prime Minister Tuilaepa Sa’ilele Malielegaoi and Minister of Commerce Industry and Labour Lautafi Fio Purcell, who were the patrons of the event.

    General Manager of Krissy Company, Asiata Alex Brunt told the Sunday Samoan he is proud of the work his team has done over the years.

  • The President of the Samoa Association of Manufacturers and Exporters (S.A.M.E.), Tautaituasivi Tagaloa Wilson, has announced the commencement of the S.A.M.E.-Samoa Export Awards 2018.

    The project is an initiative of S.A.M.E. and supported by M.C.I.L. and their Private Public Sector partners.

    The Awards administration and coordination of the judging will be carried out by M.C.I.L.

    Read More at:‘s-Exports-awards-announced.htm

  • SAME-Samoa Export Awards 2017

    MCIL Conference Room

    Wednesday 9th August 2017 at 9.30am


    The President of the Samoa Association of Manufacturers & Exporters (SAME) Tautaituasivi Tagaloa Eddie Wilson and the Chief Executive Officer of the Ministry of Commerce,Industry and Labour (MCIL) -Pulotu Lyndon Chu Ling proudly announce this soft/media launch of the SAME-Samoa Export Awards 2017. The project is an initiative of SAME and is a collaborative effort with the Government of Samoa and other Private Sector Partners.