Uganda has probably one of the fastest growing organic certified lands in Africa . The products grown organically and sourced from Uganda include cotton (lint, yarn and finished garments), coffee (Arabic and Robusta), sesame (simsim), dried fruit (Pineapples, apple bananas, mangoes, jack-fruit), fresh fruits ( pineapple, apple bananas, passion fruits, avocadoes, papaya (pawpaw), ginger), jack-fruit, , vanilla, cocoa, fish, shea butter and shea nuts, bird eyed chilies, dried hibiscus, honey and bark cloth. These products are exported to Europe, USA, Asia and other part of Africa among others.

The number of organic exporters in Uganda has been growing and now totals 44. All projects are fully certified or in conversion, from internationally accredited certifying bodies operating in Uganda . The certifying bodies include: UgoCert, IMO, Ceres, Ecocert, Soil Association and BCS.

A list of the organic exporting companies can be viewed below:

Name Products Certification Status Certification Body
Ankole Coffee Producers Cooperative Union

 Robusta Coffee

 
certified organic Ceres
Bio Uganda Ltd

Fresh Fruits

Pineapples, Apple bananas, Passion fruits, Ginger

Dried Fruits

Pineapples and Apple bananas

 
Certified Organic IMO
Biofresh Limited

Fresh Fruit  (Pineapples, Apple Bananas, Papaya, Passion fruits, Avocado, Ginger)

Dried (Pineapples, apple bananas, jackfruit and mangoes)

 
certified organic IMO
Bufumbo Organic Farmers Association (BOFA)

Arabic Coffee and Vanilla

 
Certified Organic Ceres
Bukonzo Joint Co-operative union

Arabic coffee

 
certified organic UgoCert
Bukonzo Organics

Arabic Coffee

 
certified organic Ceres
Envalert

Dried:

Pineapple, Apple bananas, papaya, Jack Fruit, Mangoes

 
Organic Certified IMO
Esco Uganda Limited

 Cocoa Beans and Vanilla

 
certified organic IMO
Flona Commodities Ltd

 Dried pineapples,Apple Bananas,mango,bogoya,papaya, jack fruit

 
Certified Organic Ceres
Fruits of the Nile

Dried Pineapples, Apple bananas, Mangoes

 
Certified Organic IMO
Gourment Gardens

Vanilla,dried pineapples,apple bananas, mangoes

 
certified organic IMO
Gulu Agricultural Development Ltd

 Cotton Lint, Sesame, Bird's Eye chill

 
certified Organic Ecocert
Guru Nanak Oil Mills Inc

Shear Butter

 
certified organic Ecocert
Jali Organic Organic Assoiciation

Fresh  and Dired Pineapples

 
Certified Organic Soil Association
Kawacom (U) Ltd

 Arabic and Robusta Coffee

 
certified organic Ceres
KFP international

Shea butter and shea nuts

 
certified organic IMO
Nile Teas (Uganda)

Dried Hibiscus

 
in conversion IMO
Olam Uganda Limited

Cocoa

 
certified organic IMO
Outspan Enterprises Ltd

 sesame and red eye chillies

 
certified organic IMO
Phenix Logistics (Uganda) Ltd

organic garments and yarn

 
certified organic Ecocert
Reco Industries Ltd

Arabic coffee

 
in conversion IMO
Shares Uganda Limited

 Sesame and Red eye chillies

 
certified organic Ecocert
Sulma Foods Ltd

 

Fresh Fruits

Pineapples, Apple bananas, Passion fruits, Papaya, Mangoes, Avocados, Aubergines

Dried Fruits

Pineapples, Apple bananas, Mangoes

 

 
Certified Organic Ceres
Tamteco (U) Ltd

Lemon Grass, Herbal teas, Rosemary and Essencial oils

 
Certified Organic IMO
Tatgem (U) Ltd

Fresh Pineaples,Passion fruits and Papaya

 
Certified Organic Ceres
Tree Shed Organic Farm

 Arabic Coffee

 
certified organic IMO
Zigoti Coffee Works Limited

Robusta and Arabic  Coffee

 
certified organic Ceres