Fair Trade Standards Development and Revision

In accordance with ISEAL, Fair Trade USA™ standards are reviewed at least every five years. We also regularly review Price and Premium rates to identify externalities that may affect our producer and industry partners and to ensure fair trade products deliver positive impact on the ground. Read our Standards Development and Revision Procedure to see how it works. To propose revisions or clarifications to a standard, please email us.


Agricultural Production Standard Revision

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Standards Work Program 2022


Factory Production Standard Revision

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Fair Trade Minimum Price Adjustment Value in Côte d’Ivoire — October 2021


Premium Announcement: Revised Premium for Five Species of Wild-Caught Pacific Salmon — August 2021


Updated Agricultural Production Standard (APS) effective January 01, 2022


Factory Standard Major Revision Project Plan


Capture Fisheries Standard Revision

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