Definition of fair trade in English:

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fair trade


Trade in which fair prices are paid to producers in developing countries.
Example sentences
  • As Third World fair trade producers compete with one another for these markets, prices may be driven down.
  • There's a real need to push much further, most importantly on fair trade, to enable developing countries to actually develop and become independent of aid.
  • He said buying fair trade products is a ‘simple and straightforward’ way for consumers to help producers in less developed countries.

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