Monthly Archives: September 2015

Fortune top 5 coffee brands, ranked by retail sales

It’s price and convenience that win out. High-end, fair-trade, organic coffee beans might seem to be the only kind of coffee people drink now, but it turns out that the most popular coffee brands in America aren’t really all that … Continue reading

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CONAB: Brazil Coffee Area stable

Total area planted in Brazil  totals  2.2467 million hectares, 0.4% lower than that of last season and corresponds to a reduction of 8455.6 hectares. Of this total, 316.6 thousand hectares (14.1%) are in training and 1.9301 million hectares (85.9%) are … Continue reading

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CONAB: Brazil’s 2015-16 CROP 42.15 million bags. 7% reduction from prior one

CONAB, Brazil’s 2015-2016 harvest is pegged at 42.15 million bags. This represents a 7% reduction in the production from the 45.34 million bags produced in 2014 and a  4.8% (or 2.1 million bags) reduction from  the forecast made in May. Arabica … Continue reading

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