If you feel that the world of Fair Trade has its very own language – do not worry! With this glossary we would like to guide you through the specific technical terms used by FLOCERT, Fairtrade International and the World Fair Trade Organization (WFTO).
Food composite product/ingredient
A Food Composite Product (FCP) is a consumer ready product (e.g. chocolate) composed of more than one ingredient (e.g. cocoa, cane sugar).
A Food Composite Ingredient (FCI) is a semi-finished product (e.g. chocolate chips) composed of more than one ingredient (e.g. cocoa, cane sugar).