Downloads/ Additional Information
More detailed data and materials are available for download here, including the list of Cotton Companies, Chain of Custody Guidelines and communication guidelines for marketing.
Whether for fashion collections, clothes, workwear, or home textiles, the Cotton made in Africa label is suitable for all types of products. Integration takes five simple steps.
Once you have decided to integrate CmiA cotton into your supply chain, please contact ATAKORA Fördergesellschaft GmbH via email: firstname.lastname@example.org. ATAKORA markets the sustainable cotton from the Cotton made in Africa initiative for the Aid by Trade Foundation.
Conclude a licensing agreement with ATAKORA that stipulates the terms regulating:
Choose one of the two systems below to precisely define the degree of transparency and integration of Cotton made in Africa cotton within your supply chain:
You inform your suppliers and partners in the supply chain about your decision to join Cotton made in Africa and about your chosen implementation system (Mass Balance or Hard Identity Preserved). When fulfilling orders, CmiA requirements must be communicated throughout the entire supply chain (generally comprising the importer, supplier, fabric producer, and spinning mill) and must be reflected in all documentation.
In addition, your company is obligated to regularly provide CmiA’s SCOT Tracking System with data on CmiA orders, including information about suppliers, product items, and order quantities.
Cotton made in Africa smooths the way into using sustainable raw material in mass markets by providing advice and support for their integration into existing procurement structures, offering:
Current news and information about cotton prices and planned workshops are available on our CmiA supply chain App .
Cotton made in Africa smooths the way for using sustainable raw materials in the mass market by providing you with advice and support for integration into existing procurement structures. Feel free to contact us by email:
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