Welcome to the TCB

Tanzania Cotton Board is a statutory organization that was formed by the Act of Parliament No.2 of 2001, and entrusted with the functions of overseeing the growth and sustainability of the cotton sub-sector. Specifically TCB deals with regulatory functions within the cotton sub-sector on behalf of the government which includes ensuring adherence to cotton farming procedures and regulations, ensuringe steady supply of agro-inputs, maintaining a level playing ground for the cotton business companies and collecting, refining and disseminating information to the stakeholders.
 TCB Vision
A pioneering institution in promoting a highly competitive Tanzanian cotton industry in quality, production and productivity.
TCB Mission
To improve the production, productivity and profitability of cotton by maximizing the compliance to rules and regulations that safeguard the quality of cotton sold both locally and internationally; by providing effective and efficient services to cotton stakeholders; by enhancing strong stakeholder relationships in order to boost self-regulation and promote the production, processing and consumption of cotton.
Core Values
  • Wealth creation
  • Creation of industrial linkages
  • Sustainability
  • Professionalism
  • Innovation and creativity

Director's Message

The financial year of 2011 / 2012 which began on 1st July 2011 and ended up on 30th June 2012, have seen an increase of 38% ...