CADEFIHUILA was founded in 2001 as a result of the integration of smaller associations in South , west Huila and CAFIHUILA. Its main headquarter is in Neiva, as well as others warehouses in Pitalito and La Plata. Its focus area is in twenty-seven towns and small cities in Huila, with 35 points of attention in coffee purchases and fertilizers sales, as well as 18 stores of agricultural supply.
The good performance of Department Cooperative of Huila and the strength that gave the integration, allowed quickly, to improve business strategies in coffee market. The evolution has been evident especially in the coffee, not only in the purchase of dry threshing coffee, but also in the purchase of wet coffees so that modern dryers were started in response to this business opportunity. Today they count also with a coffee thresher owned by the cooperatives of Huila, CAFETRILLA LTDA, whose share belongs to Cadefihuila by 74.26%.