Sunday , 21 January 2018

IBGE lifts hopes for in-focus Brazil coffee crop

IBGE lifts hopes for in-focus Brazil coffee crop

The Instituto Brasileiro de Geografia e Estatística weighed into the fresh debate on the Brazilian coffee crop by raising its production estimate – although thanks to extra area r ...

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Roasters, stocks may revive arabica’s premium over robusta

Roasters, stocks may revive arabica’s premium over robusta

The premium of arabica coffee to robusta, which stands at less than half values reached last year, may be poised to recover, after reaching levels which may encourage roasters to ...

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Honduran coffee output, exports to hit record high

Honduran coffee output, exports to hit record high

Honduran coffee production, and exports, will hit a record high in 2015-16 as Central America's top bean grower reaps the benefit of efforts to counter rust, which badly hurt the ...

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US upbeat on Vietnam coffee crop, but cautious on stocks

US upbeat on Vietnam coffee crop, but cautious on stocks

US officials downplayed the threat to Vietnam's coffee harvest this year from dry weather, but were cautious on ideas of a surge in stocks, despite a fall in exports underlined se ...

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US officials raise bar on Brazil coffee harvest forecasts

US officials raise bar on Brazil coffee harvest forecasts

US officials extended a run of improved Brazil's coffee harvest estimates - which have been condemned by producers - siding with forecasters expecting an increased harvest this ye ...

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Lower coffee prices spurred Starbucks buying spree

Lower coffee prices spurred Starbucks buying spree

Starbucks Corp trumpeted the boost to its profits from "patient" coffee buying as it revealed that it had continued to use lower prices, now down some 40% from October highs, to b ...

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Cocoa, coffee better placed than grains for price revival

Cocoa, coffee better placed than grains for price revival

Prices of coffee and cocoa, and eventually sugar, look better placed for recoveries than those of grains, Macquarie said, placing a "bearish" outlook on values of animal feed. The ...

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Colombian coffee output makes best start to year since 2008

Colombian coffee output makes best start to year since 2008

Colombia's coffee production made its best start to a year since 2008, helping exports to their strongest start in decade, even as concerns remain over drought-hit plantations in ...

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Coffee prices dip amid fears of fund selling spree

Coffee prices dip amid fears of fund selling spree

Arabica coffee futures dropped below 180 cents a pound for the first time in more than four months, amid growing ideas of an imminent fund selling wave, and of a stand-off in the ...

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Worst drought in decades hits Brazil coffee belt as buyers brace for price rise

Worst drought in decades hits Brazil coffee belt as buyers brace for price rise

Dry spell could lead to a world shortage of beans and increased prices for growing numbers of consumers. Don't panic. But there could be a global coffee shortage. Usually, during ...

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