Category:Fair trade

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ASrticles relating to fair trade, an institutional arrangement designed to help producers in developing countries achieve better trading conditions. Members of the fair trade movement advocate the payment of higher prices to exporters, as well as improved social and environmental standards. The movement focuses in particular on commodities, or products which are typically exported from developing countries to developed countries, but also consumed in domestic markets, most notably handicrafts, coffee, cocoa, wine, sugar, fresh fruit, chocolate, flowers and gold.