Infographic: Growing Organic Food & Beverage Sales

Infographic: Growing Organic Food & Beverage Sales

According to the Organic Trade Association’s 2012 survey, the U.S. organic industry grew by 9.5 percent overall in 2011 to reach $31.5 billion in sales. The biggest piece of this was the organic food and beverage sector which was valued at $29.22 billion, which the organic non-food sector reached $2.2 billion.

This news is positive as this means it can continue to fuel our economy with new jobs as the industry grows, while consumers are making conscious choices about the environment and their health while shopping.

Findings via Organic Trade Association’s (OTA’s) 2012 Organic Industry Survey.