Red coffee cherries in bucket

The size of Brazil's 2016/17 coffee crop is still "anybody's guess" but there seems to be agreement that it will be significantly higher than in the two previous seasons. The government's statistics institute IBGE and local exporter Terra Forte were the last t...

Brazil - Coffee production to rise to 49.7 mln bags in 2016/17 - IBGE

Brazil's 2016/17 coffee harvest, which is expected to start harvest in May, is forecast to rise by 12.7% from last year to 49.7 mln bags with the return of normal rainfall after two years of drought, the countr...

Colombia - Coffee production rises only modestly in January 2016

Colombia produced 1.136 mln 60-kg bags of coffee in January 2016, down from 1.454 mln in December and only up modestly from 1.088 mln produced in the same month last year, data from the National Coffee Growers ...

Brazil - Cooxupe projects 12.5% growth in 2016/17 coffee exports

Coffee cooperative Cooxupe expects coffee exports to rise by 12.5% on the year to 4.6 mln 60-kg bags from the crop that will begin harvesting in May, the co-op's commercial director, Lucio Dias, told Reuters. T...

Brazil - Coffee exports fall 8.8% y-o-y in January 2016

Green coffee exports in January 2016 amounted to 2,485,113 60-kg bags, down from 2,976,728 a month earlier and also below 2,724,754 bags in the same month last year, according to preliminary data from the Trade...

Honduras - Coffee exports rise silghtly in January 2016 despite heavy smuggling

Coffee exports in January 2016 amounted to 535,628 60-kg bags, up 2% on 525,670 bags one year earlier, the National Coffee Institute (IHCAFE) reported. The increase comes despite reports of smuggling of beans t...

ICO - World coffee exports remained up on the year in December

Members of the International Coffee Organisation (ICO) exported 9.307 mln 60-kg bags of coffee in December 2015, up 1.3% from 9.184 mln bags one year earlier. This brought cumulative exports in the first thre...

Rampant coffee smuggling across Central American borders has fuelled an increase in physical premiums to record highs and starved the US market of the...

Cameroon - Deal signed to export cocoa, coffee to Germany

A visiting German delegation of parliamentarians and economic operators have officially requested the export of Cameroonian cocoa and coffee to German...

Brazil - Terra Forte sees 2016/17 coffee crop at 54.17 mln bags

Coffee exporter Terra Forte is forecasting the country's 2016/17 coffee output at 54.17 mln 60-kg bags, up from 47.28 mln bags last season.Of the tota...

Indonesia - January 2016 coffee exports down sharply on the year

Robusta coffee bean exports from Sumatra in January 2016 amounted to around 8,419 tonnes (140,317 60-kg bags), Reuters reported. This translates into ...

Costa Rica - January 2016 coffee exports down 20% on the year

Coffee exports in January 2016 amounted to 74,753 60-kg bags, down 20% from 93,144 in the same month a year ago, the National Coffee Institute (ICAFE)...

Kenya - AgMin seeks to increase new areas for coffee production

Kenya's government has kicked off plans to open up new areas for coffee production as part of efforts to boost output, officials said, according to Ch...

United States - Coffee Holding sees JAB's Keurig buyout as potential risk

Coffee Holding Co Inc, a New York-based coffee merchant and roaster, said major customer Keurig Green Mountain's plans to go private could put the two...

 

United States - Sale of coffee unit contributed $6.8 bln in 2015 pre-tax profit

Mondelez International's net revenues in 2015 were $29.6 bln, down 13.5%, including a negative 12.6 percentage point impact from currency and a negative 5.4 per...

Nicaragua - Coffee sector to get loan boost

The Ministry of Finance has announced that $20 mln will be made available for lending to the coffee sector, with priority being given in the first stage to prod...

Cameroon - Coffee production down 27% in 2015

Coffee production dropped 27% last year as the number of coffee cuttings fell short, but exports rose, the National Cocoa and Coffee Board (NCCB) said. Product...

Indonesia - January coffee exports ex Lampung almost halve y/y

Coffee exports from the province of Lampung on Sumatra island in January totalled 8,418 tonnes ($14 mln), down from 17,653 ($36 mln) one year earlier, said the ...

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International - Certified arabica stocks rise as of February 9

ICE certified arabica stocks rose by 1,940 60-kg bags to 1,591,658 bags as of February 9, exchange data show. There were 7,760 bags graded, of which 3,710 passe...

Roasted coffee beans decorated on wood

International - Certified arabica stocks rise as of February 8

CE certified arabica stocks rose by 941 60-kg bags to 1,589,718 bags as of February 8, exchange data show. There were 6,910 bags graded of which 1,806 passed ex...

Coffee cherries on tree

Second estimate of the world coffee balance 2014/15

New York arabica futures touched a 19-month low of 119.85 cents on July 27 as general market sentiment turned bearish. This follows a long period of significant...