OTA brings the North American organic industry to developing markets around the world. We create new opportunities for U.S. and Canadian organic products through international promotions, exporter education, business to business connections, and trade negotiations.
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Trade and Equivalency Agreements
Equivalency is a mutual recognition in the form of bilateral arrangements between key trading partners that allows for successful trade by reducing trade barriers and supporting the strengthening of the supply chain. Learn More.
U.S. Export Program
OTA receives funding from the United States Department of Agriculture Market Access Program to grow the market for U.S. organic products. Learn More.
Canadian Export Program
OTA in Canada has partnered with the Canadian Government to develop a long-term international marketing strategy to expand Canadaís organic sector. Learn More.
International OrganizationsThe Organic Trade Association does not discriminate on the basis of age, disability, national origin or ancestry, race, gender, religion, sexual orientation, marital status, political affiliation or military status. Persons with disabilities who require alternate means for communication of program information can contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
OTA is a proud member of the International Federation of Organic Agriculture Movements (IFOAM) and supporter of the Codex Alimentarius Commission. Learn More.