The origins of HVC Ltd date back to 1952, when JVC Ltd was founded by Mr. Jean Vaulbert de Chantilly. JVC Ltd was one of the pioneers of commercial goods trade in Mauritius and has carried on its development throughout the years. It is now known as HVC Ltd, and is led by a 3rd generation member of the family, Mr. Henri Vaulbert de Chantilly.

H. Vaulbert de Chantilly Ltd

JVC Ltd Founded in Mauritius by Mr.Jean Vaulbert de Chantilly1952

Launch of the first brand of canned fish in Mauritius 1970

Reconstruction and consolidation of its 4 operation centres into one location2004

JVC is renamed as HVC, symbolising the introduction of a new generation2007

Expansion of portfoilio into multiple categories: Food, Households, Cosmetics, Beverages and Alcohol 2008

HVC Ltd diversifies its operations with investments into its own manufacturing and bottling plant2017


HVC Ltd takes over the activities of SAFFRA Ltd and Mango Trade and Services Ltd. HVC Ltd also takes over the distribution of rum products from Litchquor Ltd on the Mauritian market.