Uganda tops Africa in organic products export

December 15, 2014 0 Comments

Publish Date: Dec 13, 2014

By Francis Emorut

Uganda tops African countries in the production and exportation of organic products. This is according to International Federation for Organic Movement (IFOAM) based in Germany.

The value of organic products export rose from $4m (about sh11b ) in 2003 to $44m (about sh121b) in 2013 in the latest released data.

“This is impressive growth,” Chariton Namuwoza, the chief of value chains and programme with National Organic Agriculture Movement of Uganda said.