World Coffee Research (WCR) have announced the release of an arabica coffee genetic fingerprint database that will make variety authentication cheaper and simpler.
On 14 & 15 September 2023, PRF will return to the Plaza Mayor venue in Medellín, Colombia. The event will host three coffee competitions: the Cold Brew Championship, the Global Coffee Roasting Contest, and the Olla Coffee Championship.
The final workshop for the joint project “Improving working and living conditions for coffee smallholders in Colombia” by 4C Services and Melitta Europa – Division Coffee was held on 25 April 2023 in Santa Marta, Colombia.
In its latest report, the ICO stated that the I-CIP expanded to 178.57 US cents/lb in April 2023, supported by decreasing exports.
Brazil, the Coffee Nation with 29 producers showcasing their finest samples of specialty coffee has secured US$ 20 million in sales at Specialty Coffee Expo in Portland, Oregon.
Cimbria is expanding its activities in South America, which is expected to be one of its most promising markets.
Equator Coffees is celebrating Earth Month and the beginnings of spring with new product launches and café.
With global green bean exports falling 20.23% to 7.94 million bags in February, the ICO sees another year of supply deficit, with a shortfall of 7.3 million bags for CY 2022/23.
After extensive debate, the National Committee of Coffee Growers have selected the final shortlist of three candidates for the position of CEO of the Colombian Coffee Growers Federation (FNC).
Reduced exports for current coffee year drive the ICO’s I-CIP up 11.4% in February 2023.
Smallholder coffee farmers in the Junín region of Peru will benefit from a US$8.1 million fund to raise productivity and livelihoods.
Amid fluctuations and a slight price drop, the I-CIP picked up in January.