GLOBALG.A.P. – Global Good Agricultural Practice
GLOBALGAP is a private sector body that sets voluntary standards for the certification of agricultural products around the globe. The aim is to establish one standard for Good Agricultural Practice with different product applications capable of fitting to the whole of global agriculture. For more information visit

Country of Operation Product % Certified
Colombia Bananas 100
Costa Rica Bananas 100
Costa Rica Pineapples 100
Costa Rica Melons 100
Ecuador Bananas 100
Ecuador Organic Bananas 90
Guatemala Bananas 86
Guatemala Plantains 15
Guatemala Melons 100

Sustainably Grown
These certifications were issued by SCS Global Services (SCS) in accordance with the producer and handler requirements of its internationally recognized Sustainably Grown Standards.

Country of Operation Product % Certified
Costa Rica Bananas 100
Costa Rica Pineapples 92
Guatemala Bananas 53

Carbon Neutrality
The Carbon Neutrality certifications obtained by SCS Global Services (SCS). Del Monte Fresh Produce is continuously working with Reforestation/Conservation Programs in all its farming operations worldwide to achieve such certifications.

Country of Operation Product
Costa Rica Bananas

Rainforest Alliance
The Standard encompasses all three pillars of sustainability—social, economic, and environmental. Rainforest Alliance Certified™ farms are audited regularly to verify that farmers are complying with the Standard’s comprehensive requirements, which require continual improvement on the journey to sustainable agriculture. The Standard is built on these important principles of sustainable farming:
•Biodiversity conservation
•Improved livelihoods and human well-being
•Natural resource conservation
•Effective planning and farm management systems

For more information on the Sustainable Agriculture Standard and how Rainforest Alliance certification benefits communities, forests, and wildlife, read the SAN/Rainforest Alliance Impacts Report. Visit our business website for more information about what it means to be a Rainforest Alliance Certified farm.

Country of Operation Product % Certified
Colombia Bananas 11
Ecuador Bananas 64
Guatemala Bananas 6