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1

What type of trade is used?

fair trade

2

What type of trade is used?

fairtrade

3

What is their primary product?

Bananas

4

What is a social premium?

a pile of money($1.75)

5

What is the social premium used for?

-has to be spent on something that benefits the community e.g. sanitation, schools, housing

6

What is Dole?

A multinational banana brand

7

What does Dole do to produce their bananas?

-mass produced
-low wages
-exploitation
-chemical fertiliser

8

When did the Windward islands gain independence from Britain

1960

9

What type of employers do Fair trade let join?

who treat their employees fairly

10

Who agree with the 'favourable trade agreement with Windward islands'?

World Trade Organisation (WTO)

11

What is the term that the WTO agree with and describes the trade with Windward Islands?

favourable trade agreement

12

What would happen to the islands if the trade was broken?

-loss of market
-prostitution
-crime/drugs/violence
-unemployment