For the Welfare of Customers, Not farmers
The company gets their ingredients from all over the world. One country is India. The company only has one line of fair trade tea. The rest of the tea is free trade. In one of the videos researched, the working conditions are mal. Many tea workers have died from lack of healthcare and food. Another article states that the workers get paid less than $2 for picking 20 kilograms of tea leaves. Celestial tea claims to help the welfare of their customers, but what about their workers?