The ICO Composite Indicator Price (I-CIP) was down 5.7% from June to July 2022, averaging 190.82 US cents/lb for the latter.
Starbucks Coffee Company and the Colombian Coffee Growers Federation (FNC) have announced an expansion of their programme to support Colombian coffee growers in the Starbucks C.A.F.E. Practices network.
A new partnership between the International Coffee Organization and IDH – the Sustainable Trade Initiative has been formed to lay the groundwork for living and prosperous incomes for coffee farmers.
Colcafé, Colombian roaster and grinder of coffee blends and manufacturer of instant coffee, has been awarded with a National Exports Award in recognition as an innovative global partner in coffee solutions.
FNC, the first large coffee exporter in Colombia, is accredited as Authorized Economic Operator.
A group of businesses operating within the Colombian specialty coffee industry have announced the launch of Impact, an incubator and collective aimed at helping Medellín become a hub for specialty coffee.
According to the company, every bag of the new coffee prioritises the planet and indigenous Colombian communities through funding local education and increasing farmer productivity.
Lavazza is reaffirming its commitment to sustainable production and coffee farmer welfare with the relaunch of its premium range of sustainable, quality blends for coffee professionals.
The International Coffee Organisation announced that in February 2021, the ICO composite indicator continued its upward trend.
Dunkin’ has shared some of the latest ways it is continuing its commitment to coffee sustainability in 2021, furthering ongoing efforts to make a meaningful difference in the lives and livelihoods of coffee farmers and producers.