Organic sales experienced more year-over-year growth in 2018, according to figures in the 2019 Organic Industry Survey released by the Organic Trade Association (OTA). OTA says figures for total organic sales hit $52.3 billion in 2018, up 6.3% from the previous year.Advertisement
According to the survey, organic food sales reached $47.9 billion in 2018, an increase of 5.9% over 2017 sales.
OTA says fruits and vegetables now account for 36.3% of all organic food sales. And, organic fruits and vegetables account for 14.6% of all produce sold in the U.S.
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