Coffee exports surge from Central America, Mexico, Colombia and Peru
Thursday, January 20, 2011
Coffee exports from Central America, Mexico, Colombia, Peru and the Dominican Republic jumped nearly 40 percent year-on-year in December to 2.48 million 60-kg bags, Guatemalan growers' group Anacafe said.
In the same month last year, exports from the group of nine washed arabica producers were 1.77 million bags. Cumulative exports for the 2010/11 coffee year were up 22.5 percent from the same period in the previous cycle.
Original source: Reuters