PMA Australia-New Zealand Limited (PMA A-NZ) is the first stand-alone global affiliate of the Produce Marketing Association (PMA Global) - the leading global fresh produce trade association serving member companies around the world, from Salinas (USA) to Sydney (Australia), and every segment of the fresh fruit, vegetable, and floral supply chain.
By working across the whole supply chain, PMA A-NZ strives to assist businesses to increase their sales of fresh and safe produce to regional and global consumers and develop their internal business capabilities through motivated and skilled employees.
As a platinum sponsor, CHEP supports a number of industry engagements with PMA A-NZ including its flagship event Hort Connections. CHEP works closely with members of the PMA A-NZ to unlock efficiencies within the supply chain, is actively involved in the PMA A-NZ Innovation Taskforce and supports the Mark Blue Scholarship, which is designed to help further young people's careers in the fresh produce and floral industries. In 2017 CHEP was a Finalist for 2017 AUSVEG National Awards for Excellence in the categories: Community Stewardship and Innovation Partner announced at Hort Connections.