Textile World Increased Global Organic Cotton Production

According to a new report released by the Lubbock, Texas-based Textile Exchange — a nonprofit organization, formerly known as the Organic Exchange, that facilitates expansion of the global organic cotton and sustainable fiber marketplace — global organic cotton production steadily increased in 2009-2010. …..

According to Textile Exchange, some $4.3 billion worth of organic cotton and home textiles products were sold globally in 2009. “Manufacturers, retailers and consumers, and most importantly, farmers, all signaled their continued interest in supporting organic cotton production and the risks that came with it despite the recession,” said LaRhea Pepper, senior director, Textile Exchange.

Read the full report @ Textile World – Textile Exchange Report Shows Increased Global Organic Cotton Production.


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