Namoi Cotton is an active part of the Australian cotton industry. As leaders in the cotton industry, we participate in and work closely with several other agricultural groups and cotton industry organisations. Some of these groups are listed below or you can visit their sites by clicking on the links on the right hand side of this page.
- Cotton Australia
- Australian Cotton Shippers Association
- Australian Cotton Ginners Association
- Regional Cotton Growers Association’s
- Moree Trade Show
- Water Users Groups
- Australian Cotton Conference
- Border Rivers Food & Fibre
Cotton Australia is the peak representative body for the Australian cotton growing industry, led by a Board of 10 cotton growers and ginners. The organisation’s role is to drive the Australian cotton industry to be world competitive, sustainable and valued by the community. Namoi Cotton are a member and have a nominate representative to attend the company’s General Meetings.
Australian Cotton Shippers Association
Australia Cotton Shippers Association represents the interests of the cotton industry specifically in relation to the procurement and marketing of the Australian cotton crop. Namoi Cotton are merchant members of the association.
Cotton Seed Distributors
The aim of Cotton Seed Distributors Ltd. is to provide to every cotton grower the highest net return potential from the cotton varieties CSD produces. Namoi Cotton are a member of this organisation.
‘myBMP’ is a voluntary farm and environmental management system which provides self-assessment mechanisms, practical tools and auditing processes to ensure that Australian cotton is produced according to best practice.
Better Cotton Initiative
The Better Cotton Initiative exists to make global cotton production better for the people who produce it, better for the environment it grows in and better for the sector’s future. BCI aims to transform cotton production worldwide by developing Better Cotton as a sustainable mainstream commodity. Namoi Cotton are members of the BCI Initiative.
The Cotton LEADS™ program connects textile manufacturers, brands and retailers with a variety of ways to advance sustainable cotton production.
Australian Peak Shippers Association (APSA)
APSA is an industry association and the designated peak shipper body granted status by the Federal Minister for Infrastructure and Transport under Part X of the Consumer & Competition Act to represent the interests of Australian exporters generally in relation to outwards liner cargo shipping services.
TSBE & FLA Membership
Food Leaders Australia (FLA) is a collaborative membership-based group created specifically to assist the food and agricultural sector.
Its influence stretches far beyond the Toowoomba and Surat Basin region and now incorporates lucrative air freight catchments in Australia and overseas.
The aim of the group is to assist members by bringing investment and export opportunities into the Agri sector, as well as work with existing food producers, processors and exporters to capitalise on local and export markets.
Border Rivers Food & Fibre
Border Rivers Food & Fibre's (BRFF) role is to promote the sustainable development of our agricultural resources in the Border Rivers.
BRFF's mission is to promote a healthy environment, prosperous community and productive irrigation sector in the Border Rivers through responsible and credible advocacy.