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1

what is fair trade?

a social movemetn

2

what is fair trades goal?

to help producers in developing countries achieve better trading conditions and promote sustainability

3

what industry do they focus on?

agricultural

4

what is the main issue they are tackling?

they argue that these producers do not get a fair deal in trade and are exploited by larger companies such as TNCs

5

why are developing nations exploited?

due to little market influence
they are extremely reliant off the income they get from their goods