fair trade

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trade that satisfies certain criteria on the supply chain of the goods involved, usually including fair payment for producers

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trade that is conducted legally

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In 1975 federal legislation eliminated the remaining fair-trade laws.
The WTO ruling has not been formally announced, but Mexican trade officials confirmed that the international trade body has declared that Mexico's 20% consumption tax on HFCS runs counter to global fair-trade laws.
A spokesperson said that there is no way to exclude sports from national or European fair-trade laws.
In suits filed in 1993 and this year, Vesta alleges violation of federal and state antitrust and fair-trade laws and rescission of gas transportation and sales contracts.
Even if differences are based on volume, state or federal fair-trade laws may be violated.