12,488mt 10,033ha 3,840 3 -4%
organic cotton fiber organic certified organic farmers countries growing production year- land organic cotton on- year change 2015-16
After seeing a 10 percent rise in production of organic cotton last year, 2015/16 saw a slight downturn of 3.8 percent. However, production looks set to increase again in 2017/18 when a number of in-conversion programs in India reaching certification. In total there are currently 3 countries growing organic cotton in our supply chain.
Mecilla Manufacturing 2017
18 3 2%
Mecilla facilities Mecilla certified OCS & GOTS countries facilities growth 2015-16
We are also seeing an increase of organic cotton through manufacturing. More factories are complying to organic standards than ever before.
Mecilla Brands 2017
56% 35% 42% Up 12% stable
brands with organic brands reporting on brands using market value (USD) market value cotton targets* organic cotton KPIs* certified label on year-on-year final products* change 2015-16