• “In this ever-changing time, we are prepared to handle any upcoming challenges and we are committed to taking responsibility.”

    Ding Shizhong, Chairman and CEO of ANTA Sports Products Limited

    During the year, we do not only focus on restructuring the internal procedures for improving the logistic efficiency, but we also cooperate with external organizations to develop material and technology research, addressing the risk brought by the environmental changes in practical actions. Also, we would like to response to the “17 Sustainable Development Goals” suggested in the United Nations. We are designing better solutions and strategies to answer the society needs and contribute to solving environmental and social problems.

    Read the latest 《Environmental, Social and Governance Report》

    Read the past 《Environmental, Social and Governance Report》

In 2019, ANTA Sports officially become a member of the Better Cotton Initiative (BCI), in accordance with the execution of our sustainable development philosophy, becoming the first sportswear company in China to join BCI.

“We feel honored to see ANTA Sports joining BCI and becoming the first sportswear company in China to join the organization. Being a leading sportswear company in China, ANTA Sports fully understands the importance of cotton production to the sustainable development of our company. We have a close relationship with the planting environment of cotton, and the market environment of cotton farmers. Therefore, applying to enter BCI is an indication of our dedication to blending sustainable development with our daily business operations. It is because we believe that only by facilitating the industry’s sustainable development quality and standards, we can create a positive environment that favors the Company’s stable development. In the future, we will continue to maintain and develop excellent environmental, social and corporate governance standards, building a healthier and greener textile ecosystem with our upstream and downstream partners”

Ding Shizhong, Chairman and CEO of ANTA Sports Products Limited

What's Better Cotton(BCI)?

The Better Cotton Initiative (BCI) is a global not-for-profit organization and the largest cotton sustainability program in the world.

BCI 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. Through BCI and its Partners, farmers receive training on how to use water efficiently, care for the health of the soil and natural habitats, reduce use of the most harmful chemicals and apply decent work principles. For more information, please visit https://bettercotton.org


We partners with the Better Cotton Initiative to improve cotton farming globally.

Better Cotton is sourced via a system of Mass Balance.

We are committed to sourcing 10% of our cotton as 'more sustainable cotton' by 2021. ('More sustainable cotton' includes Better Cotton, recycled cotton and Organic Cotton).