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We’re in this together. The Fairtrade America team is here to help you think through the costs, benefits and impacts you could experience by getting your products Fairtrade certified.

Your investment benefits farmers in big ways

By becoming Fairtrade certified you are paying into a system of nearly two million farmers and workers.

Safety Net

Producers know that regardless of what is happening with the market, they can sustainably cover their costs of production because you'll at least pay the Fairtrade Minimum Price.

Community Investment

By providing flexible dollars (Fairtrade Premium) that producers democratically use on critical projects in their communities, you'll be fueling an engine of business growth.

Sharing Best Practices

Be part of a support network committed to researching and sharing best practices in farming and workers' rights both locally and internationally.

Grocery basket filled with Fairtrade products.

Increasing Demand

You are supporting work in the US to grow the market for fair trade certified products like yours.

Cost Calculator

The cost of certification depends on the product. Our team will work with you to determine what is best for your business. Whether it is certifying one product or your entire line, we are here to support you through the process.

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With certification and the Fairtrade label on our products, customers trust you and listen to your story. As we enter different markets, that label helps us open that conversation—it's a way to communicate our values.

Adrina Bigelow, Fran's Chocolates