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Fairtrade Foods – Market Prospects for the Ethical Option

  • ID: 70430
  • September 2003
  • Leatherhead Research Ltd.
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Much press attention has been paid of late to the subject of fairtrade food and drinks. These products are increasingly finding favour among today’s more sophisticated and informed consumers, and some analysts are suggesting that they could be the ‘new organics’. Although it is perhaps unlikely that fairtrade will emulate the success of organic foods to the same scale, confidence for the future of this market is still high and, with growing consumer interest in ethical issues, strong growth is expected to continue. Leatherhead Food International forecasts that the market for officially certified fairtrade foods will show 20-25% volume and value growth over the next 4-5 years to hit a level of 150,000 tonnes, worth almost USD1bn by 2007. Faced with these optimistic projections, research has been done into the subject of fairtrade foods and a report has been published entitled Fairtrade Foods – Market Prospects for the Ethical Option. The report assesses the current state of the market and analyses some of the factors set to impact on sales in the future in order to gauge whether the market could actually emulate organic foods. The report includes a quick-read READ MORE >

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