What does fair-trade mean?

Definitions for fair-trade

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word fair-trade.

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Francis M. Faber Jr.:

    Are there any Fair Trade Laws applicable in the exchange of 'An Eye for an Eye' and a 'Tooth for a Tooth'?

  2. Hugh Jackman:

    I don't think I knew how going to Ethiopia would affect my life, through a very simple choice of buying fair-trade coffee, we can take part in change.

  3. Aditya Mittal:

    That will be good for the global steel industry, we are working actively with other peers to make sure there's a fair trade environment in the markets in which we operate.

  4. Hillary Clinton:

    This TPP sets the gold standard in trade agreements to open free, transparent, fair trade, the kind of environment that has the rule of law and a level playing field, and when negotiated, this agreement will cover 40 percent of the world's total trade and build in strong protections for workers and the environment.

  5. Jennifer Earle:

    I lead hundreds of people on chocolate tours, and on every tour someone asks me about ‘fair-trade,’ big businesses especially want to be seen as doing good, as having a ‘likable personality,’ because they face greater competition from smaller businesses who often do have a face and personality behind their brand.

Images & Illustrations of fair-trade


Find a translation for the fair-trade definition in other languages:

Select another language:

Discuss these fair-trade definitions with the community:

Word of the Day

Would you like us to send you a FREE new word definition delivered to your inbox daily?

Please enter your email address:     


Use the citation below to add this definition to your bibliography:


"fair-trade." Definitions.net. STANDS4 LLC, 2017. Web. 20 Sep. 2017. <http://www.definitions.net/definition/fair-trade>.

Are we missing a good definition for fair-trade? Don't keep it to yourself...

Nearby & related entries:

Alternative searches for fair-trade:

Thanks for your vote! We truly appreciate your support.