Fairtrade Premium

  • Fairtrade farmers enjoy lift in sales and numbers

    THE TOTAL number of small-scale farmers involved in Fairtrade schemes has topped one million. By the end of 2011, sales revenues on Fairtrade terms were also 26% higher than the previous year.   The data comes rom a stretching new… Read More

  • Fairtrade hits 5 billion Euros

    CONSUMERS SPENT almost 5 billion euros (€4.9bn, US$6.6bn) on Fairtrade certified products last year, according to figures released today by Fairtrade International.     In Fairtrade’s biggest market, the UK, shoppers spent 12% more on Fairtrade certified products in 2011… Read More