The Numbers: Twin

The figures behind the charity that helps farmers in developing countries get access to international markets

£9.47m - The charity's income for the year ending 31 March 2010, compared with £9.4m in the previous year

£8.14m - The charity's trading income. Trading expenditure was also £8.14m

£180k - Free reserves at year end.

The charity's target was to hold reserves equal to three months' operating costs, or about £100,000. Unrestricted reserves were £1.08m but included a loan worth £896,000 to the charity's trading subsidiary

£60k - No employee was paid more than this

42.6% - The percentage of ordinary share capital in the fair trade producer Divine Chocolate owned by the charity

5 - The number of projects the charity is developing on behalf of Comic Relief to build markets for fair trade products.

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