COTECNA provides a network of accredited laboratories, strategically located to cover the most important centers of grain trading; Specialized inspection, sampling, testing fertility map, recommendation and consulting;

Professional and experienced technicians provide accurate, unbiased & timely reports, while providing the competitive rates.


Inland Services provided

  • Crop and harvest monitoring
  • On-site grading, weighing and testing
  • Traceability programs
  • Silos and warehouse in-outtake
  • Stock Monitoring
  • Quality Maps
  • Warehouse / Storage Units Suitability Conditions
  • Grading of Trucks
  • Barge Sealing

Port Services provided

  • Vessels Cleanliness and lock tight check
  • Sampling grading and weight verification
  • Loading and discharge supervision
  • Draft Survey
  • Full Outturn Guarantees (FOG)
  • Hatch Sealing
  • ON/OFF Hire Condition Surveys
  • Verification of Scales
  • Gross weight, tare weight and net weight determination
  • Weighing, Tallying, Measuring Supervision
  • Testing, Completing Physical and Chemical Analysis

Laboratory Analysis capabilities

  • Complete physical and chemical analysis
  • Standard specific capabilities
  • Grading
  • Heavy metals
  • Pesticide residue and contamination analysis
  • Mycotoxins
  • Microbiology
  • Chemical

COTECNA is an analyst and superintendent member of the Grain and Feed Trade Association (GAFTA)


To discuss or request any of our services, please contact us using the details below.


Send us a message using the contact form below.


New Orleans
40 Veterans Memorial Boulevard
Kenner, LA 70062

1.833.COTECNA (1.833.268.3262)