This stunning Teak Samrin Bowl is a fair trade product, hand crafted in Java, Indonesia. The stunning grain in the wood is beautifully highlighted by its shape. This is a unique item and would make a great gift.
Please note: Photo is of a general stock item and due to the hand crafted nature, shape and size will vary on item sent. Sizes are to be used as a rough guide only..
What is Fair Trade
The international Fairtrade system represents the world’s largest, and also most recognised fair-trade system. This is a global movement with a strong and active presence in the UK. Fairtrade is a movement for change that works directly with businesses, consumers and campaigners.
Fairtrade is about better prices, but also decent working conditions, local sustainability, and fair terms of trade for farmers and workers in the developing world. Workers who make items such as this Teak Samrin Bowl.
By requiring companies to pay sustainable prices for items such as for this Teak Samrin Bowl (which must never fall lower than the market price), Fairtrade looks at the injustices of conventional trade, which traditionally discriminates against the poorest, weakest producers. It enables them to improve their position and have more control over their lives.
With Fairtrade you have the power to change the world every day. With simple shopping choices you can get farmers a better deal. And that means they can make their own decisions, control their future and lead the dignified life everyone deserves. There are over 1.66 million farmers and workers in 1,411 producer organisations across the Fairtrade system. Buying Fairtrade is easy. There are over 6,000 Fairtrade products such as coffee, tea, flowers and furniture.