Facts:

  • 1,21,400 farmers and workers are a part of Fairtrade in India
  • 72 Fairtrade certified producer organisations are active in India
  • Rs. 19.40 crore/Euro 2.40 million reported Fairtrade Premium received by producer organisations in 2011/12

The Fairtrade movement has a long history in India, In the start Indian producers worked with Fairtrade to access international markets on better terms of trade. Fairtrade India aims to build on the success of the export market in key products, including coffee, tea, rice, spices and cotton, and directly reach the growing ethical consumer market here in India.