Social Media
Log in

Register Subscribe

HAMBURG - Demand for sustainably grown cotton from Africa increased by more than 21 per cent last year, according to new figures from the Cotton Made in Africa (CMiA) initiative.

CMiA, which works to improve living conditions for cotton farmers in Sub-Saharan Africa, protect the environment and create transparency in the textile supply chain, says production also increased.

Nearly 900,000 smallholders in 11 African countries – Benin, Burkina Faso, Cameroon, Côte d'Ivoire, Ethiopia, Ghana, Mozambique, Nigeria, Tanzania, Uganda and Zambia – were growing cotton according to the CmiA standards in 2019, the report reveals.

BACK ISSUE ARCHIVE
OTHER PUBLICATIONS FROM MCL NEWS & MEDIA

Interested in advertising?

Simply give us a call

Sales: +44 1977 708488

Or if you prefer email, click on the button below and we'll get back to you asap