Agriculture & Commodities

The Fair Trade movement believes in the role of trade in agricultural commodities to lift marginalised producers and workers out of poverty, if done according to Fair Trade terms. However, regulatory, policies and business practices make it very difficult, in particular for the most disadvantaged.

The FTAO has worked on a number of commodities that exemplify the imbalances in global trade and made recommendations on how to address them. 

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