The Positive Impacts of Our Partnership

The impacts of the partnership between L’OCCITANE and the shea butter producers are significant in Burkina Faso:

• More than 500 tons of shea butter purchased: L’OCCITANE is the 1st importer of traditional shea butter from Burkina Faso
• More than US$1 billion in revenues generated in the rural
• 2% of the shea butter price is valued in a social fund financing community development initiatives
• Thanks to L’OCCITANE shea butter purchase, more than 200,000 people among producers’ family are positively impacted: bicycle purchase children’s education… and empowerment of the producers.