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Prices for All Coffee Groups Decreased in June

The International Coffee Organization announced that prices for all coffee groups fell in June 2018, though the largest month-on-month decrease occurred for Brazilian Naturals, which declined by 3.7% to 115.10 US cents/lb.

Finding a Voice for Specialty Tea

In my previous blog I mentioned I was heading to the World Tea Expo in Las Vegas, Nevada, and as it was my first show in two years, I was eager to see how it evolved.

ICO Reports Growing Divergence Between Arabica and Robusta Exports

In its April Coffee Market Report, the London-based International Coffee Organization (ICO) announced that global coffee exports amounted to 10.81 million bags in March 2018, compared to 10.91 million in March 2017, driven by decreased shipments of Arabica, particularly Colombian Milds.

Starbucks and Nestlé Form Global Coffee Alliance

Starbucks Corporation announced on 6 May that it will form a global coffee alliance with Nestlé SA to accelerate and grow the global reach of Starbucks brands in consumer packaged goods (CPG) and foodservice.

Port NOLA Celebrates Special Tri-Centennial Maritime Month

The Port of New Orleans (Port NOLA) is celebrating its second annual Maritime Month through May and National Maritime Day on 22 May to pay tribute to the region’s rich maritime history and to recognise the hardworking men and women who serve in the industry.

Sealand Launches Central America Service from Port NOLA

Sealand, the Intra-Americas regional ocean carrier of the Maersk Group, will operate a new direct, all-water service, the Gulf Ocean Express (GOEX) service, that connects Central America, Panama and Colombia to and from the Port of New Orleans (Port NOLA).

TC Transcontinental to Acquire Coveris Americas

TC Transcontinental Inc has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire Coveris Americas for approximately USD $1.32 billion (approximately C $1.72bn), subject to customary closing adjustments.