If you feel that the world of Fair Trade has its very own language – don’t fret! We’ll keep you in the know!


With this glossary we’ll guide you through the common technical terms used by FLOCERT, Fairtrade International and the World Fair Trade Organization (WFTO).


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2nd-grade organization

2nd-grade (producer) organization describes a small producer organization (SPO) whose legal members are exclusively 1st-grade organization affiliates.

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