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The Canada Organic Trade Association is a membership-based organization for Canada’s organic sector. We ensure that all parts along the organic value chain have a strong voice with government and the public. We bring farmers, processors, distributors, retailers and others together to promote and protect Canada’s growing organic sector. 
COTA represents its members to government on sector needs, market development, and strong organic standards and regulations. Members also receive the latest information and quick answers on organic regulations and standards in Canada and around the world.

COTA also provides these benefits

  • Expert guidance on the Organic Product Regulations
  • Advice on regulatory issues or problems relating to your business
  • Facilitates networking with others in the organic value chain and business community
  • Offers exclusive marketing tools and directory listings
  • Supplies vital information on Canada’s Organic Standards and Permitted Substances List
  • Issues timely intelligence bulletins on domestic, US, and international markets
  • Offers access to the latest data and market intelligence on Canada’s organic market
  • Administers export-funding programs and coordinates trade missions
Canadian members are affiliated with the Organic Trade Association but pay their dues in Canadian Dollars to the Canadian office at the address below. To become a member, download the membership form here or sign up online or call our office:  (613) 482-1717


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