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Coffee and other beverage prices to remain soft - 5/21/2019 3:39:00 PM
Estimates for the ongoing crop year also point to record supplies, especially in the Robusta market. Arabica and Robusta coffee prices are expected to average $2.85/kg and $1.75/kg in 2019 (representing 3 and 6 percent declines from 2018), followed by a ...


The Economist - 3/22/2001 12:00:00 PM
Palm-oil prices are at a 15-year low, and coffee prices have fallen by 35% in 12 months. Robusta coffee hit a 30-year low thanks to Vietnam's rapidly expanding production. But cocoa prices have soared by 45% in three months because of political unrest and ...

Tanzania: Arabica Coffee - Changing Many Farmers' Fortunes - 8/28/2012 9:25:00 AM
However, strong demand for robusta coffee is expected to keep prices high, according to the the Tanzania ... So even if we do not produce as much coffee as Cote d'Ivoire or Cameroon, we can still have a highly profitable industry," says TaCRI , adding ...

Ivory Coast targets coffee production of 400,000 T by 2020

Reuters - 11/18/2014 7:34:00 PM
Green robusta coffee output in the West African nation ... Mauricio Alarcon, head of Nestle Cote d’Ivoire, said the company will have distributed more than 1.8 million coffee plants and trained more than 13,000 farmers by the end of this year.

Tanzanian president suspends 4 police chiefs over cross-border smuggling ring

Xinhua - 10/10/2018 1:29:00 AM
Tanzania, which produces mainly Arabica and a bit of Robusta coffee, is Africa's fourth-biggest coffee producer after Ethiopia, Cote d'Ivoire and Uganda ... illegally exported to Uganda due to better prices offered in the neighboring country.

Will El Nino Give a Boost to Commodities?

Nasdaq - 9/3/2015 8:23:00 AM
Rosy predictions from Hershey (HSY) have fed that narrative, though increases in cocoa processing capacity in Asia may threaten price gains. Vietnam and Indonesia are fretting over their robusta coffee harvests, due to El Niño-induced dry weather.

Tanzania: Why Coffee Farmers Want Govt Intervention in TAB Credit Opportunity - 5/13/2016 7:17:00 AM
It is estimated that a total area of 265,000 hectares is occupied by Arabica and Robusta coffee farms. Average production for the past five years (2004/05- 2008/09) is 51,777 tonnes of coffee. Tanzania is number four coming next to Cote d"Ivoire producing ...

Ghana’s Commodity Exchange; How far are we? - 1/24/2018 6:06:00 AM
He will be guaranteed the price he will be paid when he delivers ... beans with plans to expand into coffee, tea and rice. Cote d’Ivoire has plans to set up an exchange for cocoa and Robusta coffee, while other exchange initiatives are taking place ...

Ghana’s Commodity Exchange – How far?

Ghana Business News - 1/18/2018 2:54:00 PM
Cote d’Ivoire has plans to set up an exchange for cocoa and Robusta coffee, while other exchange initiatives ... and have tirelessly worked to bring them into fruition. Ghana’s Commodity Exchange is being modelled on that of the Ethiopian Exchange ...