In the UK, people are being urged to buy more fair trade products to make the world better. Things are going well so far when looking at the numbers. As always there is room for improvement.
According to the latest data meanwhile, sales of Fairtrade tea increased by 50 percent in Britain last year, while coffee and banana sales each grew by 39 percent.
The variety of Fairtrade products surged also, with more than 2,500 retail and catering products now available from over 260 companies across Britain.
The amount of raw material used to make Fairtrade products rose by more than 60 percent in 2006 from the year before.