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The State of Sustainable Markets - Statistics and Emerging Trends 2015

Lernoud, Julia; Potts, Jason; Sampson, Gregory; Voora, Vivek; Willer, Helga and Wozniak, Joseph (2016) The State of Sustainable Markets - Statistics and Emerging Trends 2015. International Trade Centre, Geneva, Switzerland.

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This report is a product of a partnership funded by the Swiss State Secretariat for Economic Affairs (SECO) between the Research Institute of Organic Agriculture (FiBL), the International Institute of Sustainable Development (IISD) and the International Trade Centre (ITC). It offers a pathway for formalizing the reporting process with a view to making data on sustainable markets more accessible to all; and provides a market data survey on Voluntary Sustainability Standards (VSS). Section one gives an overview of the VSS surveyed with a short description and key data; section two includes the production related data for key global sustainability standards across nine commodity sectors, bananas, cocoa, coffee, cotton, forestry, palm oil, soybeans, cane sugar and tea.


EPrint Type:Report
Keywords:Department of Extension, Training and Communication, Statistics, Organic Market, Standards, data collection
Subjects:"Organics" in general
Knowledge management > Research methodology and philosophy > Specific methods > Surveys and statistics
Values, standards and certification
Values, standards and certification > Consumer issues
Research affiliation: Switzerland > FiBL - Research Institute of Organic Agriculture Switzerland > Statistics & Country Info > World
International Organizations > International Trade Centre ITC
International Organizations > Other organizations
Deposited By: Julia, Lernoud
ID Code:29694
Deposited On:14 Mar 2016 10:38
Last Modified:14 Mar 2016 10:38
Document Language:English
Status:Published
Refereed:Not peer-reviewed

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