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Honduras overtakes Colombia as coffee leader

Wednesday, August 29, 2012

This year through June, Honduras for the first time overtook Colombia, making it the world's number three coffee exporter.

Honduras exported 3.8 million 60-kilo bags, compared with 3.4 million from Colombia, the International Coffee Organization reported.

The organization also reported that prices rose in July for the first time in nine months.

Full story (in Spanish)