Mzuzu Coffee Planters Cooperative Union LTD has been Fairtrade certified since 2009. 5 Cooperatives were included in the initial audit.
In July 2015 Ntchisi cooperative was added to the 5 cooperatives. This means Mzuzu has 6 cooperatives with the Fairtrade certificate.
Mzuzu Coffee has been selling upto 70% of its coffee as fairtrade on the market.
In July 2015 Mzuzu Coffee was audited and the certificate was granted in December 2015 and will be reviewd on 23rd December 2019.