Over 520,000 coffee farmers and workers benefit from the UTZ program in 25 countries. In 2016, more than 38 billion cups of UTZ certified coffee were enjoyed in 89 countries.
UTZ is the benchmark for the sustainable production of coffee, tea (including rooibos and herbal teas) and cocoa. Our years of experience in these sectors means consumers can be sure that UTZ certified products have been sourced in a way that is fair to producers, suppliers and the environment.
More than 610,000 cocoa farmers benefit from the UTZ program in 20 countries. In 2016, enough UTZ certified cocoa was sold to make 15 billion milk 100 gr. chocolate bars.
More than 115,000 tea farmers and workers benefit from UTZ certification in 12 countries. In 2016, more than 3 billion cups of UTZ certified tea were enjoyed in 42 countries.
The UTZ hazelnut program includes over 3,500 farmers belonging to eleven producer groups in Turkey. In 2015 the first batch of certified hazelnuts was produced and are now on the market.