TitleThe state of sustainable markets 2019 : statistics and emerging trends
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Sustainability standards continue their growth across the world. This fourth global report provides new insights into the evolution of certified agriculture and forestry. ITC has teamed up once again with the Research Institute of Organic Agriculture and the International Institute for Sustainable Development to provide data about 14 major sustainability standards for bananas, cocoa, coffee, cotton, oil palm, soybeans, sugarcane, tea and forestry products. This report helps shape decisions of policymakers, producers and businesses, working to address systemic labour and environmental challenges through certified sustainable production. Chapter 1. Sustainability standards: in the mainstream -- Chapter 2. Getting to know standard-setters -- Chapter 3. State of sustainable markets online -- Chapter 4. Methodology -- Appendix 1. Key data, area and production -- Appendix 2. References and further reading.