This video, produced by the Fair Trade Foundation, presents a portrait of Fair Trade that we want to be the truth. There are rumors, however, that Fair Trade is not all that it claims to be.

After viewing this, read our article Is Fair Trade tea really fair? You decide.


Peter Davenport is one of the founders of Tea Trade. In addition to building, enhancing and supporting Tea Trade and its members, he studies Business Administration and Management at American Public University with a focus on Entrepreneurial Studies and Enterprises.