The Difference Between Free Trade & Fair Trade

Originally posted on Fair Trade World:
Free Trade Vs. Fair Trade – Not The Same! Many people confuse the terms “Free Trade”, which has played a major role in countries’ trade policies in the past few decades, with “Fair Trade“. The table below will help clarify the key differences between the two terms. Free Trade Fair…

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