First fair trade bananas on sale
BRITAINS first “fair trade” bananas go on sale in some supermarkets today.
They have been imported from a co-operative in Costa Rica. The fair trade rules are designed to protect Third World producers from multinationals.
- Supermarkets snub fair trade scheme, FWi, 30 September, 1999
- Government minister in fair trading row, FWi, 01 September, 1998
- The Independent 17/01/2000 page 4