PFTA Products and Export
Small landowner farmers joined together in cooperatives produce a number of fair trade certified products/crops for PFTA. In addition, several cooperatives have been formed by women who prepare traditional products by hand. All products are certified annually for social accountability through a third party, institute of market ecology (IMO), Switzerland. Additionally, some products are certified fair trade by the Fairrade Labeling Organization (FLO), Germany. Most PFTA products are available in both certified organic and conventional qualities.
All products are certified Organic / Fair Trade through a joint certification program between PFTA and CANAAN PALESTINE. The Internal Control System (ICS) which is formed by the two organizations (PFTA and CANAAN) is responsible on qualifying farmers for Organic and Fair Trade certification.
PFTA currently produce the following products/crops and sell them to CANAAN PALESTINE, CANAAN PALESTINE finishs, brands and exports high end food products and market them in more than 20 countries worldwide.
PFTA farmers and women coops produce the following products/crops:
- Olive oil.
- Sun-dried tomatoes.
- Freekeh (flame roasted green wheat).
- Maftoul (Palestinian Couscous).
- Jojoba Oil.
- Carob Syrup.
- Capers (wild collection)
- Fennel (wild collection)