Significant and sustainable changes to people's lives and environment.
|1988||The first Fairtrade label is launched in the Netherlands. The first "Fairtrade" coffee in Mexico is sold in Dutch supermarkets, under the "Max Havelaar" brand.|
|1997||Foundation of the Fairtrade Labelling Organisations International (FLO)|
|2003||World sales of Fairtrade products reach a record level of 500 million $.|
|2005||Sales of products under the FLO label total 1’ 125 billion euros, a 37% increase in comparison with 2004.
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