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Cardava buyer Hijo trains farmers

(From SunStar Davao, June 30, 2020 by Jojie Alcantara) CARDAVA supply and pricing have been a long-standing problem for the farmers over the decades, even though it is one of the most popular banana varieties in the country with a growing demand for its various...

Hijo celebrates partnership with DBP and PEZA

On September 15, 2020, Hijo Resources Corporation (HRC) makes history with its partnership with the Development Bank of the Philippines (DBP) and the declaration of the Hijo Industrial Estate (HIE) as Mindanao’s Food Terminal Hub by the Philippine Economic Zone...

Turnover of isolation facility by TDFI to Davao del Norte province

The Tuason Development Foundation Inc. (TDFI) turned over a Unity in Isolation (UnI) SafeTest Facility for COVID-19 patients to Davao del Norte District Hospital in the Municipality of Carmen last Sept. 12, 2020. The SafeTest Isolation Facility in Carmen is the 8th...

Indonesian delegates strengthens partnership with Hijo

Delegates from the Indonesian Consulate were warmly welcome by Hijo Resources Corporation's (HRC) Office Chief Executive Officer Rosanna T. Fores, together with HRC executives, on March 12, 2020 to explore potential collaborations between the two organizations. The...

Hijo Resorts Davao towards Zero Waste

In celebration of the 'National Zero Waste Month Awareness', guests and employees  of Hijo Resorts Davao gathered at Banana Beach last Jauary 26, for a pep talk on living towards 'Zero Waste', followed by a beach clean up and a brand audit among the trash collected....

FEATURE: Penong’s 5i50 to be held at exciting new venue Hijo Resorts Davao

After its debut on the national stage last year, with the holding of the 2019 Penong’s 5i50 Davao, Penong’s Barbecue Seafood & Grill holds its second race on February 23, 2020 this time at the Hijo Resorts Davao in Tagum City, Davao del Norte Penong’s owner Ma....


Friday, November 8, 2019, Hijo Resources Corporation delegation represented by all business units together with the Tuason Development Foundation Inc. (TDFI) visited the towns of North Cotabato in manifestation of the Company’s core value as steward of God’s creation...

PMAP Mindanao Summit 2019

  People Management Association of the Philippines (Davao Chapter) hosted the PMAP Mindanao Summit last October 10 and 11, 2019 with the theme, “HR Life is Here, HR on the Go!”. Hijo is one of the major sponsors. The plenary was held at the SMX Convention Center,...

Project to bring Mindanao $10B

(From Sunstar September 15, 2019 by Ace June Rell S. Perez) AROUND US$10 billion economic activity will be generated in Mindanao for the next 10 years following the launch of Hijo Central - a smart and sustainable master development project of Hijo Resources...

The HIJOStory

1959, in the Philippines, there was a group of Americans led by William Odell, who acquired and eventually sold their 2,200 hectare landholdings to four (4) companies: Hijo Plantation Inc., Twin Rivers Plantation Inc., Apo Fruits Corporation and Utley Plantation, Inc....


Property Development

Hijo’s newest and most succesful pursuits in the Property Development Industrial Estate and Plantation Villa.


Hijo is the Business of growing, processing, and distributing high quality Convendish Bananas and other Davao-grown fruits.

Port & Logistics

To take advantage of the increase in shipment to and from Davao, Hijo invested in a change designed to bring the company to the top of the country.

Leisure & Tourism

To take advantage of the increase in shipment to and from Davao, Hijo invested in a change designed to bring the company to the top of the country.


Hijo Resources Corporation (HRC) is a Davao-based diverstified corporation with business interests in Leisure & Tourism, Agribusiness, Property Development, and Port Operations.

Based in Tagum City, Davao del Norte, HRC was established in 1959, together with sister corporations, Twin Rivers Economic and Development Co., Inc. (TREDCI) and and Apo Estates Corporation that pioneered the cultivation and exporting of Cavendish bananas to japan.

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