THE AFRICAN COFFEE MARKET THE CASE OF MALAWI COFFEE INDUSTRY)

Save this PDF as:
 WORD  PNG  TXT  JPG

Size: px
Start display at page:

Download "THE AFRICAN COFFEE MARKET THE CASE OF MALAWI COFFEE INDUSTRY)"

Transcription

1 THE AFRICAN COFFEE MARKET THE CASE OF MALAWI COFFEE INDUSTRY) BY HARRISON B. KALUA CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER MZUZU COFFEE PLANTERS COOPERATIVE UNION AND CHAIRMAN OF COFFEE ASSOCIATION OF MALAWI

2 2.0. BACKGROUND: MALAWI FACTS 2.1. NAME : REPUBLIC OF MALAWI,! gained independence in 1964 from Britain CAPITAL CITY, LILONGWE, in Central Region with population slightly over 15 Million 2.3. LOCATION South Central Africa bordered as follows:! East and South : Mozambique! West : Zambia! North : Tanzania

3 2.4. AREA 365 Miles long 52 Miles Wide 2.5. GEOGRAPHICAL FEATURES Has three Lakes:! - Lake Malawi (NYASA), 3 rd largest Lake in Africa and 9 th largest Lake in the World.! - Other Lakes include Lake CHIRWA and Lake Malombe.! - Has some good plateaus and mountains including Mulanje Mountain.

4 2.6. POPULATION! Between 17 and 18 million ( 2017 Estimates) 2.7. CLIMATE! Sub tropical with rainy season ranging from October and November to May and June.

5 2.8. AGRICULTURAL EXPORTS! Tobacco! Tea! Sugar! Cotton! Legumes! Coffee! Wood Products

6 3.0. MALAWI COFFEE FACTS 3.1. ORIGIN! First Coffee tree planted in Malawi, Zomba came from ROYAL BOTANIC GARDEN, EDINBURGH in 1891.! This first variety named NYASA was taken to UGANDA

7 3.2. VARIETIES - All coffees in Malawi are of ARABICA. - First variety introduced by Scottish missionaries succumbed to FUSARIUM WILT - GEISHA AND AGARO were later imported from Ethiopia by DR Sidiqi a Researcher. Many varieties were screened for fusarium wilt, AGARO and Geisha were selected and promoted throughout Malawi. - Currently, Malawi has the following varieties: GEISHA AGARO Mundonovo Cattura SI 28 Catimor 129 Populations NYIKA (Local selection) and so many land races.

8 3.3. CUP PROFILES AND FLAVOUR RANGES! - Medium acidity - Medium body - Good sweetness Top Lots comprise of the followings:! Floral fragrances! Lemon Lime Acidity! Stone Fruit Flavour! Clean, Milk Chocolate Finish! Sweet Citrus! Berries, Fleshy Fruits, Tea

9 3.4. MAIN GROWING REGIONS AND PRODUCTION SYSTEMS I. ESTATE SUB-SECTOR - Thyolo, Mulanje, Zomba in Southern Malawi to 1200 meters above Sea level - High input use - Under irrigation by majority - No shade - 2 to 4mt per ha of Green beans to 5555 trees per ha

10 II. SMALLHOLDER SUB-SECTOR Chitipa, Rumphi, Nkhata-bay, Mzimba Districts in the North of Malawi. Ntchisi,Dedza and Ntcheu Districts in Central Region. MZUZU COFFEE promotes Smallholder Coffee production in Malawi to 2500 metres above Sea level. low input use Organic certification Fair Trade certified Grown under shade Yields of 500 to 1500 kgs per ha of Green Beans 3000 to 5555 trees per ha

11 3.5. FLOWERING - October to December 3.6. HARVESTING - April to October 3.7. ANNUAL PRODUCTION to 8000 mt 3.8. PROCESSING - Wet and Centrally 3.9. FERMENTATION - Done in Tanks - Some use mechanical demucilage

12 3.10. DRYING - On raised Platforms NEAREST PORT - Beira in Mozambique - Dar es Salaam in Tanzania - Durban in Republic of South Africa

13 4.0. COFFEE MARKETING 4.1. OUR VISION GREAT SOURCE OF UNIQUE COFFEES FOR NICHE MARKETS

14 4.2. WHAT WE ARE DOING - INVESTING IN QUALITY IMPROVEMENT PROGRAMS ( believing that! Marketing is an uplifting factor for improved productivity)! i.e. Field Management, Central Washing Stations, Micro Washing Stations.! - CUPPING OF COFFEES AT ALL LEVELS - REGULAR TRAINING AND SUPERVISION TRACE ABILITY - INVESTMENT IN CERTIFICATION ACTIVITIES:! i.e. Fair Trade, Organic, Rainforest Alliance ( in pipe line).

15 4.3. WHAT WE ARE SEEING - ACHIEVING SCORES OF 80 percent and above on SCAA scale for 82 percent of the Coffees we are producing! DEFINED PREMIUM TARGETS FOR VARIOUS GRADES AND SCORES 86% Score and Above 84.1 to 86% 82.1 to 84% 80 to 82%

16 ! - LINKED WITH VARIOUS BUYERS AND ROASTERS IN THE SPECIALITY! MARKET - THROUGH JOINT MARKETING INITIATIVES, maintained our presence in the! Market.! - CONSISTENCE IN OUR QUALITIES AND GAINING GOOD REPUTATION - CONSISTENCE ON OUR DELIVERY PROMISES AND ENSURING QUALITY! OF COFFEE IS MAINTAINED THROUGH OUT THE SHIPPING PERIOD.! - VOLUMES OF EXPORTS FOR OUR MICRO LOTS INCREASING

17 4.4. HOW WE SELL OUR COFFEES!!! I. GREEN BEANS MARKETING - Thank God, Coffee Exports in Malawi are completely free from Government controls. - Every producer exports on his/ her own. - NO AUCTIONS BUT Sales done through: a. Direct contacts / Negotiations b. Tendering c. Internet auctioning d. Forward Contracts - COFFEE SOLD ON a. FOB. OR b. EX WARE HOUSE OR c. FOT. OR d. CF. OR e. CIF

18 4.5. WHAT GUIDES OUR PRICING - USE OF GROSS MARGINS at Farmer level, Cooperative level or Union level. - Gross margins use at Farmer level critical HOW TO FIND MALAWI COFFEES

19 5.0. CONCLUSION - ARE YOU A SPECIALITY BUYER?,TALK TO US!! - ARE YOU A SOCIALITY ROASTER?,TALK TO US! - DO YOU WANT JUST ONE BAG OF TOP MOST QUALITY COFFEE?,TALK TO US! - DO YOU WANT TO INVEST IN SPECIALITY COFEE PRODUCTION?,TALK TO US

fredag 19. oktober 12

fredag 19. oktober 12 Transparent (direct) trading in Burundi/Rwanda About ETHIOPIA 7,5MILL BAGS 60% DOMESTIC CONSUMPTION RWANDA 300 000 BAGS 25% FULLY WASHED UGANDA 3,2 MILL BAGS 20% ARABICA KENYA 600 000 BAGS > Two small

More information

ETHIOPIA. A Quick Scan on Improving the Economic Viability of Coffee Farming A QUICK SCAN ON IMPROVING THE ECONOMIC VIABILITY OF COFFEE FARMING

ETHIOPIA. A Quick Scan on Improving the Economic Viability of Coffee Farming A QUICK SCAN ON IMPROVING THE ECONOMIC VIABILITY OF COFFEE FARMING ETHIOPIA A Quick Scan on Improving the Economic Viability of Coffee Farming 1 OBJECTIVES OF STUDY Overall objective Identify opportunities for potential benefits to coffee farmers from improved farm profitability

More information

Tea Statistics Report 2015

Tea Statistics Report 2015 Tea Statistics Report 215 Introduction This report presents the scope and scale of the UTZ tea program in 215. Throughout this report tea also includes rooibos unless otherwise specified. The statistics

More information

HONDURAS. A Quick Scan on Improving the Economic Viability of Coffee Farming A QUICK SCAN ON IMPROVING THE ECONOMIC VIABILITY OF COFFEE FARMING

HONDURAS. A Quick Scan on Improving the Economic Viability of Coffee Farming A QUICK SCAN ON IMPROVING THE ECONOMIC VIABILITY OF COFFEE FARMING HONDURAS A Quick Scan on Improving the Economic Viability of Coffee Farming 1 OBJECTIVES OF STUDY Overall objective Identify opportunities for potential benefits to coffee farmers from improved farm profitability

More information

Special Price and Premium Terms

Special Price and Premium Terms USA Version 1.1.0 Version 1.1.0 A. Purpose This document contains a description of special Price and Premium requirements which apply to certain Certified TM agricultural products. These include rules

More information

Kidney Beans Value Chain and Export Capacity in the Kyrgyz Republic

Kidney Beans Value Chain and Export Capacity in the Kyrgyz Republic Kidney Beans Value Chain and Export Capacity in the Kyrgyz Republic K.Tilekeyev, R.Mogilevskii, N.Abdrazakova, S.Dzhumaeva Institute of Public Policy and Administration, UCA Life in Kyrgyzstan conference,

More information

UTZ Cocoa Statistics Report 2017

UTZ Cocoa Statistics Report 2017 UTZ Cocoa Statistics Report 2017 UTZ is the largest program in the world for sustainable cocoa There are more than 760,000 cocoa farmers in the UTZ program UTZ certified cocoa is produced in 21 countries

More information

ACOS ETHIOPIA CASE STUDY

ACOS ETHIOPIA CASE STUDY OUR HISTORY It was only 2005 when Acos Ethiopia came to light from a pioneering idea of forward thinking people, the Pedon family. Ethiopia then was an even more challenging environment than it is now,

More information

Coffee market trends Kristina Sorby, RDV

Coffee market trends Kristina Sorby, RDV Public Disclosure Authorized Public Disclosure Authorized Public Disclosure Authorized Public Disclosure Authorized Background paper to World Bank Agricultural Technology Note 30, Toward more sustainable

More information

Ethiopian Coffee, Intellectual Property Rights And Geographical Indication Protection Perspectives

Ethiopian Coffee, Intellectual Property Rights And Geographical Indication Protection Perspectives Ethiopian Coffee, Intellectual Property Rights And Geographical Indication Protection Perspectives ETHIOPIAN ECONOMY Ethiopia s economy is mainly based on Agriculture and coffee has been the back bone

More information

Our Distinguished Guests; Kenyan Coffee Industry Stakeholders; Fellow Kenyans; Ladies and Gentlemen; Good Morning!

Our Distinguished Guests; Kenyan Coffee Industry Stakeholders; Fellow Kenyans; Ladies and Gentlemen; Good Morning! SPEECH BY MR WILLY BETT, CABINET SECRETARY, MINISTRY OF AGRICULTURE, LIVESTOCK AND FISHERIES DURING THE WELCOMING BREAKFAST MEETING WITH GLOBAL COFFEE BUYERS FOR ORIGIN TRIP TO KENYA ON 28 th NOVEMBER,

More information

UTZ Tea Statistics Report 2017

UTZ Tea Statistics Report 2017 UTZ Tea Statistics Report 2017 More than 107,000 tea farmers and workers benefit from the UTZ program UTZ certified tea is produced in 13 countries In 2017, more than 4.6 billion cups of UTZ certified

More information

Growing divergence between Arabica and Robusta exports

Growing divergence between Arabica and Robusta exports Growing divergence between Arabica and Robusta exports In April 218, the ICO composite indicator decreased by.4% to an average of 112.56, with the daily price ranging between 11.49 and 114.73. Prices for

More information

Reaching prosperity of Toraja Coffee Farmers through independent and professional Farmers Cooperative

Reaching prosperity of Toraja Coffee Farmers through independent and professional Farmers Cooperative Regional conference on Forest and Farm Producer Organizations (FFPOs) From users to producers: Scaling up FFPOs businesses to implement Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) in climate resilient landscapes

More information

Kochere - Kore - Grade 1 (GrainPro)

Kochere - Kore - Grade 1 (GrainPro) Kochere - Kore - Grade 1 (GrainPro) Kore is the village, or kebele, where this coffee is grown and processes, in the ID# Kochere "district" or woreda within Yirgacheffe. Kore is about 25 kilometers from

More information

MONTHLY COFFEE MARKET REPORT

MONTHLY COFFEE MARKET REPORT E MONTHLY COFFEE MARKET REPORT December 2011 In December 2011 Arabica prices underwent significant downward corrections while Robusta prices increased slightly. The average of the 2 nd and 3 rd positions

More information

ICO 110 TH COUNCIL LONDON MARCH 2013 ADOLPH A. KUMBURU DIRECTOR GENERAL TANZANIA COFFEE BOARD

ICO 110 TH COUNCIL LONDON MARCH 2013 ADOLPH A. KUMBURU DIRECTOR GENERAL TANZANIA COFFEE BOARD Introducing: Tanzania Coffee Industry Development Strategy (2011 2021) 2021) ICO 110 TH COUNCIL LONDON MARCH 2013 ADOLPH A. KUMBURU DIRECTOR GENERAL TANZANIA COFFEE BOARD Coffee growing regions in tanzania

More information

World of sugar PAGE 54

World of sugar PAGE 54 World of sugar More than 1 countries produce sugar, about 8% of which is made from sugar cane grown primarily in the tropical and sub-tropical zones of the southern hemisphere, and the balance from sugar

More information

Study of the kidney beans value chain and export capacity in the Kyrgyz Republic

Study of the kidney beans value chain and export capacity in the Kyrgyz Republic Study of the kidney beans value chain and export capacity in the Kyrgyz Republic Kanat Tilekeyev Presented by Jarilkasin Ilyasov, IFPRI Площадь посева зернобобовых, тыс. га Kidney beans were a minor crop

More information

(Coffee as lead indicator for sustainable commodity crops) SKOV Seminar, Herbert van der Vossen,

(Coffee as lead indicator for sustainable commodity crops) SKOV Seminar, Herbert van der Vossen, (Coffee as lead indicator for sustainable commodity crops) SKOV Seminar, Herbert van der Vossen, 2.12.2015 About 85% of the people in Holland drink coffee daily P R E A M B L E Why? It s the caffeine stupid!

More information

Agriculture and Food Authority

Agriculture and Food Authority Agriculture and Food Authority Presentation by: SOLOMON ODERA Interim Head of Sugar Directorate Agriculture and Food Authority November, 2017 KENYA SUGARCANE INDUSTRY OUTLINE 1) Introduction 2) Kenyan

More information

IDH Programs in Vietnam

IDH Programs in Vietnam IDH, The Sustainable Trade Initiative accelerates and up scales sustainable trade by building impact oriented coalitions of front running companies, civil society organizations, governments and other stakeholders.

More information

Amaranth Evaluation Highlights ( )

Amaranth Evaluation Highlights ( ) Amaranth Evaluation Highlights (1998 2014) April May 2014 The Starting Year: 1999 Ngaamba Village Where We Started : 8/21 Still Growing Amaranth Dr. Mwangi s Teaching on Amaranth : Start: Selected Seeds,

More information

HERZLIA MIDDLE SCHOOL

HERZLIA MIDDLE SCHOOL NAME TEACHER S COMMENT TEACHER CLASS PARENT S COMMENT MARK PERCENTAGE PARENT S SIGNATURE HERZLIA MIDDLE SCHOOL GRADE 7 ECONOMIC & MANAGEMENT SCIENCES 27 AUGUST 2015 TIME: 50 minutes MARKS: 70 o This paper

More information

ETHIOPIA AT THE CANADIAN COFFEE & TEA SHOW SEPT 25 & 26, 2016 TORONTO

ETHIOPIA AT THE CANADIAN COFFEE & TEA SHOW SEPT 25 & 26, 2016 TORONTO ETHIOPIA AT THE CANADIAN COFFEE & TEA SHOW SEPT 25 & 26, 2016 TORONTO Ethiopia had participated at the Canadian Coffee & Tea Show, which was held on September 25 & 26, 2016 at the International Centre

More information

Certified Coffees, current market and a vision into the future.

Certified Coffees, current market and a vision into the future. Certified Coffees, current market and a vision into the future. To talk about certification programs in coffee today, we must first look into the past history of the coffee trade and identify when and

More information

Acreage Forecast

Acreage Forecast World (John Sandbakken and Larry Kleingartner) The sunflower is native to North America but commercialization of the plant took place in Russia. Sunflower oil is the preferred oil in most of Europe, Mexico

More information

Cocoa Prepared by Foresight December 5, 2017

Cocoa Prepared by Foresight December 5, 2017 Cocoa Prepared by Foresight December 5, 2017 TABLES Cocoa Bean Price Forecast... P. 4 World Cocoa Supply/Demand, Crop Year... P. 7 World Cocoa Production... P. 8 Cocoa Crops in Major Producing Countries...

More information

Productivity. Farm management. Third

Productivity. Farm management. Third History of the Nespresso AAA Sustainable Quality Program The Nespresso AAA is the unique Nespresso sourcing approach, developed to secure the highest quality green coffee required to produce the Nespresso

More information

THIS REPORT CONTAINS ASSESSMENTS OF COMMODITY AND TRADE ISSUES MADE BY USDA STAFF AND NOT NECESSARILY STATEMENTS OF OFFICIAL U.S.

THIS REPORT CONTAINS ASSESSMENTS OF COMMODITY AND TRADE ISSUES MADE BY USDA STAFF AND NOT NECESSARILY STATEMENTS OF OFFICIAL U.S. THIS REPORT CONTAINS ASSESSMENTS OF COMMODITY AND TRADE ISSUES MADE BY USDA STAFF AND NOT NECESSARILY STATEMENTS OF OFFICIAL U.S. GOVERNMENT POLICY Required Report - public distribution Date: GAIN Report

More information

Fairtrade and The FAIRTRADE Mark: Mark Varney Fairtrade Foundation

Fairtrade and The FAIRTRADE Mark: Mark Varney Fairtrade Foundation Fairtrade and The FAIRTRADE Mark: Mark Varney Fairtrade Foundation The Fairtrade Foundation: Background A charity set up in 1992 by several groups 6 original (Founder) members: Oxfam, Christian Aid, CAFOD,

More information

The Multiple Dimensions of Risk in Coffee

The Multiple Dimensions of Risk in Coffee The Multiple Dimensions of Risk in Coffee Annual Conference Forum on Agricultural Risk Management in Development 9-10 June 2011 Zurich, Switzerland José Sette Executive Director a.i. 1. Types of risk SUMMARY

More information

DETERMINANTS OF GROWTH

DETERMINANTS OF GROWTH POLICY OPTIONS AND CHALLENGES FOR DEVELOPING ASIA PERSPECTIVES FROM THE IMF AND ASIA APRIL 19-20, 2007 TOKYO DETERMINANTS OF GROWTH IN LOW-INCOME ASIA ARI AISEN INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND Paper presented

More information

Unilever and tea sustainability. The World of Tea

Unilever and tea sustainability. The World of Tea Unilever and tea sustainability Michiel Leijnse, Global Brand Development Manager Lipton This presentation may contain forward-looking statements, including 'forward-looking statements' within the meaning

More information

A Guide to the Brazilian Specialty Coffee

A Guide to the Brazilian Specialty Coffee A Guide to the Brazilian Specialty Coffee Our History Minas Hill Coffee is proud to present the best that the Brazilian Specialty Coffee Industry has to offer. Our origins began 102 years ago with Francisco

More information

SMALLHOLDER TEA FARMING AND VALUE CHAIN DEVELOPMENT IN CHINA

SMALLHOLDER TEA FARMING AND VALUE CHAIN DEVELOPMENT IN CHINA SMALLHOLDER TEA FARMING AND VALUE CHAIN DEVELOPMENT IN CHINA Intersessional Meeting of the Intergovernmental Group on Tea Rome, 5-6 May 2014 Cheng Fang, Economist, Trade and Markets Division, FAO Yanjiong

More information

Welcome to Coffee Planet

Welcome to Coffee Planet franchising Welcome to Coffee Planet We are on a journey to bring our coffee to the world and we are looking for partners to help deliver our mission and share in our combined success. We hope this book

More information

CHAPTER 6 COMPARISON BETWEEN THE SUGAR INDUSTRY OF INDIA, BRAZIL, EUROPEAN UNION, THAILAND AND AUSTRALIA

CHAPTER 6 COMPARISON BETWEEN THE SUGAR INDUSTRY OF INDIA, BRAZIL, EUROPEAN UNION, THAILAND AND AUSTRALIA CHAPTER 6 COMPARISON BETWEEN THE SUGAR INDUSTRY OF INDIA, BRAZIL, EUROPEAN UNION, THAILAND AND AUSTRALIA CHAPTER 6 COMPARISON BETWEEN THE SUGAR INDUSTRY OF INDIA, BRAZIL, EUROPEAN UNION, THAILAND AND AUSTRALIA

More information

CAFÉ DE COLOMBIA. Rafael Arango John Johnson Vladimir Petit HideoTanaguchi Rosa Tamayo G RohitDeshpandé

CAFÉ DE COLOMBIA. Rafael Arango John Johnson Vladimir Petit HideoTanaguchi Rosa Tamayo G RohitDeshpandé CAFÉ DE COLOMBIA RohitDeshpandé G BR@T Rafael Arango John Johnson Vladimir Petit HideoTanaguchi Rosa Tamayo Table of Content Introduction of coffee to Colombia Background on Colombia Business Model World

More information

Sunflower & Soybean Forum

Sunflower & Soybean Forum Sunflower & Soybean Forum 28 November 2016 Nico Hawkins General Manager Sunflower Sunflower: Supply & Demand National vs. International Marketing season SAGIS NAMC (S&D) International (USDA) Mar - Feb

More information

CHAPTER 7.3 FOCUS ON FAIRTRADE PRODUCTS COCOA

CHAPTER 7.3 FOCUS ON FAIRTRADE PRODUCTS COCOA CHAPTER 7.3 FOCUS ON FAIRTRADE PRODUCTS COCOA MONITORING THE SCOPE AND BENEFITS OF FAIRTRADE SIXTH EDITION 2014 95 MONITORING THE SCOPE AND BENEFITS OF FAIRTRADE SIXTH EDITION 2014 96 7.3 Fairtrade Fact

More information

Coffee Eco-labeling: Profit, Prosperity, & Healthy Nature? Brian Crespi Andre Goncalves Janani Kannan Alexey Kudryavtsev Jessica Stern

Coffee Eco-labeling: Profit, Prosperity, & Healthy Nature? Brian Crespi Andre Goncalves Janani Kannan Alexey Kudryavtsev Jessica Stern Coffee Eco-labeling: Profit, Prosperity, & Healthy Nature? Brian Crespi Andre Goncalves Janani Kannan Alexey Kudryavtsev Jessica Stern Presentation Outline I. Introduction II. III. IV. Question at hand

More information

Fine cocoa market dynamics -- bid for the future. Presentation, Punta Cana, ICCO World Cocoa Conference 2016

Fine cocoa market dynamics -- bid for the future. Presentation, Punta Cana, ICCO World Cocoa Conference 2016 Fine cocoa market dynamics -- bid for the future Presentation, Punta Cana, ICCO World Cocoa Conference 2016 www.xocogourmet.com XOCO Private company founded 2007 focused on fine cocoa Honduras, Nicaragua,

More information

2012 NATIONAL EXPORT MARKET DEVELOPMENT PROGRAMME ACTIVITIES. EPC, MoT, NJEMA, KNCCI, YEDF, WEF. MoT, EPC, MFA, KNCCI, NJEMA,

2012 NATIONAL EXPORT MARKET DEVELOPMENT PROGRAMME ACTIVITIES. EPC, MoT, NJEMA, KNCCI, YEDF, WEF. MoT, EPC, MFA, KNCCI, NJEMA, NATIONAL EXPORT MARKET DEVELOPMENT PROGRAMME ACTIVITIES EAST AFRICAN COMMUNITY (EAC) DATE EVENT ORGANIZIN G AGENCY 1. June 28th - Dar es Salaam 8th July, KAM, Trade Fair (DITF), NJEMA, Dar es Salaam Tanzania

More information

ECONOMIC IMPACT OF WINE AND VINEYARDS IN NAPA COUNTY

ECONOMIC IMPACT OF WINE AND VINEYARDS IN NAPA COUNTY ECONOMIC IMPACT OF WINE AND VINEYARDS IN NAPA COUNTY An Report prepared for Jack L. Davies Napa Valley Agricultural Land Preservation Fund and Napa Valley Vintners JUNE 2005 FULL ECONOMIC IMPACT OF WINE

More information

SOUTH AFRICA: ESTIMATES OF SUPPORT TO AGRICULTURE DEFINITIONS AND SOURCES

SOUTH AFRICA: ESTIMATES OF SUPPORT TO AGRICULTURE DEFINITIONS AND SOURCES SOUTH AFRICA: ESTIMATES OF SUPPORT TO AGRICULTURE Contact person: Vaclav VOJTECH Email: Vaclav.VOJTECH@oecd.org Tel: (33 1) 45 24 92 66 Fax: (33 1) 44 30 61 02 DEFINITIONS AND SOURCES General Notes The

More information

LETTER FROM THE EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR

LETTER FROM THE EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR E LETTER FROM THE EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR COFFEE MARKET REPORT December 2008 Price levels in December confirmed the downward trend recorded in the coffee market since September 2008. The monthly average of

More information

Coffee: World Markets and Trade

Coffee: World Markets and Trade United States Department of Agriculture Foreign Agricultural Service June 2016 Coffee: World Markets and Trade 2016/17 Forecast Overview World coffee production for 2016/17 is forecast to rise 2.4 million

More information

THIS REPORT CONTAINS ASSESSMENTS OF COMMODITY AND TRADE ISSUES MADE BY USDA STAFF AND NOT NECESSARILY STATEMENTS OF OFFICIAL U.S.

THIS REPORT CONTAINS ASSESSMENTS OF COMMODITY AND TRADE ISSUES MADE BY USDA STAFF AND NOT NECESSARILY STATEMENTS OF OFFICIAL U.S. THIS REPORT CONTAINS ASSESSMENTS OF COMMODITY AND TRADE ISSUES MADE BY USDA STAFF AND NOT NECESSARILY STATEMENTS OF OFFICIAL U.S. GOVERNMENT POLICY Required Report - public distribution Date: GAIN Report

More information

C.A.F.E. Practices. C.A.F.E. Practices - Terms & Conditions - v3.4 (Effective November 1 st 2016)

C.A.F.E. Practices. C.A.F.E. Practices - Terms & Conditions - v3.4 (Effective November 1 st 2016) C.A.F.E. Practices C.A.F.E. Practices Coffee and Farmer Equity C.A.F.E. Practices - Terms & Conditions - v3.4 (Effective November 1 st 2016) Applicants seeking a valid C.A.F.E. Practices status must meet

More information

Fairtrade International

Fairtrade International NAPP Fairtrade in Central Asia, Build Capacity of Small Farming, Enlarge and Opportunity for Fair Trade Fairtrade 2010 Fairtrade International Aziz Rasulov NAPP FT Associate Officer Fairtrade 2010 Fairtrade

More information

Fonterra: GLOBAL DAIRY UPDATE JULY 2013 ISSUE ELEVEN

Fonterra: GLOBAL DAIRY UPDATE JULY 2013 ISSUE ELEVEN Fonterra: GLOBAL DAIRY UPDATE JULY 2013 ISSUE ELEVEN Welcome to our latest Global Dairy Update. The Update is Fonterra s commitment to continually educating and informing our farmers and wider stakeholders

More information

Status Report on CFC funded Project in India

Status Report on CFC funded Project in India Status Report on CFC funded Project in India DEVELOPMENT, PRODUCTION AND TRADE OF ORGANIC TEA (PHASE II) Presentation made during the19th Session of FAO-IGG Tea 12-14 May 2010, NEW DELHI by Roshni Sen,

More information

TRADE AS A % OF GDP VS GDP PER CAPITA (LANDLOCKED DEVELOPING COUNTRIES) MOLDOVA UZBEKISTAN

TRADE AS A % OF GDP VS GDP PER CAPITA (LANDLOCKED DEVELOPING COUNTRIES) MOLDOVA UZBEKISTAN An Outlook of Rwanda s EXPORT PERFORMANCE Export growth and competitiveness are key to Rwanda s ability to raise FDI levels and foster economic growth. Rwanda s export trade has risen tremendously between

More information

QUARTELY MAIZE MARKET ANALYSIS & OUTLOOK BULLETIN 1 OF 2015

QUARTELY MAIZE MARKET ANALYSIS & OUTLOOK BULLETIN 1 OF 2015 QUARTELY MAIZE MARKET ANALYSIS & OUTLOOK BULLETIN 1 OF 2015 INTRODUCTION The following discussion is a review of the maize market environment. The analysis is updated on a quarterly 1 basis and the interval

More information

DEMAND TREND, MARKET, PRICE DEVELOPMENT AND PROMOTIONAL REQUIREMENTS FOR DRAGON FRUIT

DEMAND TREND, MARKET, PRICE DEVELOPMENT AND PROMOTIONAL REQUIREMENTS FOR DRAGON FRUIT Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nationals International Tropical Fruits Network Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development Southern Fruit Research Institute International Symposium on

More information

TOTAL SOLUTIONS COFFEE EXPERTISE SUSTAINABILITY COMMITMENT

TOTAL SOLUTIONS COFFEE EXPERTISE SUSTAINABILITY COMMITMENT BEYOND the CUP It begins with a partnership unlike any other. With passion, innovation, and a personalized approach, Keurig Green Mountain is disrupting the premium coffee category and redefining foodservice

More information

South Africa. Refugee Camp Supply Brochure Middle East

South Africa. Refugee Camp Supply Brochure Middle East South Africa Refugee Camp Supply Brochure Middle East 1 Sizani Foods is a specialist, nutritional food manufacturer and supplier to hunger relief organizations in Africa and the Middle East. Our aim is

More information

Public good contributions among coffee farmers in Costa Rica: co-operativists and private dealers

Public good contributions among coffee farmers in Costa Rica: co-operativists and private dealers Public good contributions among coffee farmers in Costa Rica: co-operativists and private dealers Astrid Hopfensitz & Josepa Miquel-Florensa (Toulouse School of Economics) Workshop on The Cognitive Foundations

More information

The Multiple Dimensions of Risk in Coffee

The Multiple Dimensions of Risk in Coffee The Multiple Dimensions of Risk in Coffee Annual Conference Forum on Agricultural Risk Management in Development 9-10 June 2011 Zurich, Switzerland José Sette Executive Director a.i. SUMMARY 1. Types of

More information

Public policies and the financing of coffee production in Brazil

Public policies and the financing of coffee production in Brazil Public policies and the financing of coffee production in Brazil International Coffee Organization - ICO London, 21 September 2010 The Coffee Agroindustrial System in Brazil - Overview 1 Cafés do Brasil

More information

wondered why a country that exported some of the world s finest coffee beans offered such a

wondered why a country that exported some of the world s finest coffee beans offered such a Shannon Seglem December 1, 2012 Café Britt SMP 1. Drinking a cup of lousy Costa Rican coffee in 1985, avid coffee drinker Steve Aroson wondered why a country that exported some of the world s finest coffee

More information

Specialty Coffee Market Research 2013

Specialty Coffee Market Research 2013 Specialty Coffee Market Research 03 The research was divided into a first stage, consisting of interviews (37 companies), and a second stage, consisting of a survey using the Internet (0 companies/individuals).

More information

World coffee consumption increases but prices still low

World coffee consumption increases but prices still low World coffee consumption increases but prices still low The coffee market stabilised slightly in February, but prices remain at very low levels. A lack of news regarding fundamentals with expectations

More information

one of the purest natural ecosystems in the world.* *According to Yale and Columbia Universities.

one of the purest natural ecosystems in the world.* *According to Yale and Columbia Universities. WINES OF URUGUAY U r u g u a y one of the purest natural ecosystems in the world.* *According to Yale and Columbia Universities. Uruguay in figures. POPULATION 3,4 million people 90% European descendents

More information

Tea Impact Report Annual Fair Trade Supply Chain Report. BY: Fair Trade USA, CPG. Published June 2017

Tea Impact Report Annual Fair Trade Supply Chain Report. BY: Fair Trade USA, CPG. Published June 2017 Tea Impact Report 2016 Annual Fair Trade Supply Chain Report Published June 2017 BY: Fair Trade USA, CPG 1 Consumer Demand for Sustainable Products is Increasing 89% would like to see more products they

More information

#getfried F r y C a f e. l i v e a l i t t l e

#getfried F r y C a f e. l i v e a l i t t l e l i v e a l i t t l e l i v e a l i t t l e Are you ready to #getfried??? OUR PURPOSE We ve successfully created one of the world s first, Euro- American, French fry restaurant chains, specializing in

More information

GI Protection in Europe

GI Protection in Europe GI Protection in Europe Product approach Currently 4 kinds of goods can be protected under the EU quality schemes: Wines (Regulation 1308/2013) Aromatized wines (Regulation 251/2014) Spirit drinks (Regulation

More information

Factors Leading to Decline of Coffee in Vihiga County, Kenya

Factors Leading to Decline of Coffee in Vihiga County, Kenya Asian Journal of Agricultural Extension, Economics & Sociology 16(4): 1-5, 2017; Article no.ajaees.32808 ISSN: 2320-7027 SCIENCEDOMAIN international www.sciencedomain.org Factors Leading to Decline of

More information

NZ GEOGRAPHICAL INDICATION (GI)

NZ GEOGRAPHICAL INDICATION (GI) NZ GEOGRAPHICAL INDICATION (GI) EXAMINATION CHECKSHEET Application information (reg 7) and formalities Box Reference Number 1 GI Number: 1015 GI Name: WAIHEKE ISLAND 2 New Zealand GI correctly selected

More information

Fairtrade a sustainable choice

Fairtrade a sustainable choice Fairtrade a sustainable choice Sustainability means we can meet people s needs today without compromising the needs of people in the future. For Fairtrade, this means building strong economies, healthy

More information

Brazil Milk Cow Numbers and Milk Production per Cow,

Brazil Milk Cow Numbers and Milk Production per Cow, TABLE OF CONTENTS 1. Brazil 1.1. Brazil Milk Market Introduction 1.1.1. Brazil Cow Milk Market Production and Fluid Milk Consumption by Volume, 1.1.2. Brazil Milk Cow Numbers and Milk Production per Cow,

More information

GREEN BEANS. Specialty Coffee Portfolio. Amazonas: Jaen, Cajamarca and Chiclayo Species and Variety Arabica: Caturra and Catuai Crop 2014 Grade

GREEN BEANS. Specialty Coffee Portfolio. Amazonas: Jaen, Cajamarca and Chiclayo Species and Variety Arabica: Caturra and Catuai Crop 2014 Grade GREEN BEANS Specialty Coffee Portfolio All coffee available has been ethically sourced from the coffee growing regions. Through Crop to Cup s direct trade relationship, we are able to supply these 80+

More information

Use of GIS and SDI in promoting coffee quality in Maraba Sector, South Province of Rwanda

Use of GIS and SDI in promoting coffee quality in Maraba Sector, South Province of Rwanda Author: Use of GIS and SDI in promoting coffee quality in Maraba Sector, South Province of Rwanda Eng. Hitimana Jean Pierre University of Rwanda, Centre for Geographic Information Systems and Remote Sensing

More information

Grape Growers of Ontario Developing key measures to critically look at the grape and wine industry

Grape Growers of Ontario Developing key measures to critically look at the grape and wine industry Grape Growers of Ontario Developing key measures to critically look at the grape and wine industry March 2012 Background and scope of the project Background The Grape Growers of Ontario GGO is looking

More information

Chapter 1: A new co-operative For teachers' ETHIOPIA IS THE LARGEST PRODUCER OF COFFEE IN AFRICA. MORE THAN 15 MILLION PEOPLE DEPEND ON COFFEE FARMING TO SURVIVE. Tadesse Meskela is a large, friendly man.

More information

UPPER MIDWEST MARKETING AREA THE BUTTER MARKET AND BEYOND

UPPER MIDWEST MARKETING AREA THE BUTTER MARKET AND BEYOND UPPER MIDWEST MARKETING AREA THE BUTTER MARKET 1987-2000 AND BEYOND STAFF PAPER 00-01 Prepared by: Henry H. Schaefer July 2000 Federal Milk Market Administrator s Office 4570 West 77th Street Suite 210

More information

FRESHLY ROASTED COFFEE

FRESHLY ROASTED COFFEE FRESHLY ROASTED COFFEE COLOMBIAN SUPREMO COFFEE El Botan Farm, Colombia El Boton is a unique coffee for a number of reasons. The variety of coffee is very exotic, a long-standing tradition, and the quality

More information

The Harenna Wild Coffee Producing Communities Success, challenges, opportunities & technical assitance needs

The Harenna Wild Coffee Producing Communities Success, challenges, opportunities & technical assitance needs The Harenna Wild Coffee Producing Communities Success, challenges, opportunities & technical assitance needs Mr Minilik Habtu Endale Mr Roba Jilo Mr Aliji Ibrahim Mr Tahir 24 October 2014 The Place & Origin

More information

Richard Girardot chief Executive Officer. Vevey, December 2 nd, 2009

Richard Girardot chief Executive Officer. Vevey, December 2 nd, 2009 Richard Girardot chief Executive Officer Vevey, December 2 nd, 2009 Disclaimer This presentation contains forward looking statements which reflect Management s current views and estimates. The forward

More information

CROP REPORT. February 2018

CROP REPORT. February 2018 CROP REPORT February 2018 Weather Madagascar, a country situated off the eastern coast of southern Africa, is the source of nearly 80 percent of the world s vanilla production. Because of its importance

More information

City Shop & German Products. Prepared by: Shanghai City Supermarket CO. LTD Prepared for: June 10th. 2015

City Shop & German Products. Prepared by: Shanghai City Supermarket CO. LTD Prepared for: June 10th. 2015 City Shop & German Products Prepared by: Shanghai City Supermarket CO. LTD Prepared for: June 10th. 2015 Overview 1. About us 2. Our experience About Us City Shop One of high end supermarket chains based

More information

MONTHLY COFFEE MARKET REPORT

MONTHLY COFFEE MARKET REPORT E MONTHLY COFFEE MARKET REPORT July 2012 Coffee prices rebounded in July 2012, with the ICO composite indicator increasing by 9.5% compared to June, following nine consecutive months of price falls. The

More information

THIS REPORT CONTAINS ASSESSMENTS OF COMMODITY AND TRADE ISSUES MADE BY USDA STAFF AND NOT NECESSARILY STATEMENTS OF OFFICIAL U.S.

THIS REPORT CONTAINS ASSESSMENTS OF COMMODITY AND TRADE ISSUES MADE BY USDA STAFF AND NOT NECESSARILY STATEMENTS OF OFFICIAL U.S. THIS REPORT CONTAINS ASSESSMENTS OF COMMODITY AND TRADE ISSUES MADE BY USDA STAFF AND NOT NECESSARILY STATEMENTS OF OFFICIAL U.S. GOVERNMENT POLICY Required Report - public distribution Date: 5/7/2014

More information

Harnessing the Cooperative Advantage to Build A Better World. A Global Forum on Cooperatives CREATING AND MAINTAINING A SUCCESSFUL COOPERATIVE

Harnessing the Cooperative Advantage to Build A Better World. A Global Forum on Cooperatives CREATING AND MAINTAINING A SUCCESSFUL COOPERATIVE Harnessing the Cooperative Advantage to Build A Better World A Global Forum on Cooperatives CREATING AND MAINTAINING A SUCCESSFUL COOPERATIVE By :- Tadesse Meskela General Manager, OCFCU 4 6 September

More information

CHAPTER 3: CERTIFIED COFFEE 82

CHAPTER 3: CERTIFIED COFFEE 82 33 CHAPTER 3: CERTIFIED COFFEE 82 Coffee is one of the most important commodities on the world market. It is produced and exported by nearly 60 nations, ranks as one of the top cash crops in developing

More information

China International Wine & Spirits Exhibition (Canton)

China International Wine & Spirits Exhibition (Canton) WWW.CCIFC.ORG 30 th May 1 st June 2013 I N T E R W I N E China International Wine & Spirits Exhibition (Canton) France Pavilion French Chamber of Commerce and Industry in China About Interwine "Interwine"

More information

Rural Vermont s Raw Milk Report to the Legislature

Rural Vermont s Raw Milk Report to the Legislature Rural Vermont s Raw Milk Report to the Legislature March 2015 Art Credit: Phil Herbison Overview: Raw milk has been a part of Vermont s agricultural heritage for hundreds of years. It is recognized by

More information

ETHIOPIA. Project Overview, and the Brand Development of "Ethiopian Highland Leather" April 23 rd, 2015 JICA + FASID + dentsu

ETHIOPIA. Project Overview, and the Brand Development of Ethiopian Highland Leather April 23 rd, 2015 JICA + FASID + dentsu ETHIOPIA Project Overview, and the Brand Development of "Ethiopian Highland Leather" April 23 rd, 2015 JICA + FASID + dentsu TODAY S AGENDA 1. CHAMPION PRODUCT APPROACH Promoting the uniqueness of Ethiopian

More information

Sugar scenario in CIS countries:

Sugar scenario in CIS countries: Sugar scenario in CIS countries: on the way to self-sufficiency Andrey Bodin Eurasian Sugar Association Commonwealth of Independent States (CIS) consists of 11 countries CIS Moldova Belarus Population

More information

100% Pure Ceylon, Garden Fresh, Single Origin Tea Tea

100% Pure Ceylon, Garden Fresh, Single Origin Tea Tea 100% Pure Ceylon, Garden Fresh, Single Origin Tea Tea Single Origin Pure Ceylon Tea From the Mountains of Sri Lanka to the cups of the World Continuing the legacy of Ceylon Tea that has captivated and

More information

Aztec and Inca Review

Aztec and Inca Review Aztec and Inca Review Why take the risk? The Spanish took the great risk of exploring unknown land because: They wanted to obtain more gold and silver. They wanted to claim more land. They wanted to spread

More information

Make Tourism FAIR FAIRTRADE in the Hotel, Restaurant and Catering (HORECA) Industry. A Presentation by Nicole Rudy, FAIRTRADE Austria

Make Tourism FAIR FAIRTRADE in the Hotel, Restaurant and Catering (HORECA) Industry. A Presentation by Nicole Rudy, FAIRTRADE Austria Make Tourism FAIR FAIRTRADE in the Hotel, Restaurant and Catering (HORECA) Industry A Presentation by Nicole Rudy, FAIRTRADE Austria http://www.fairstory.com Poverty and its Consequences 1/5 of the world

More information

Green coffee origins and flavour notes

Green coffee origins and flavour notes Green coffee origins and flavour notes Guatemala Guatemala Huehuetenango (Guaya b) Most of the 477 members of Guaya b are Popti Maya, and the group s name means mutual benefit in their language. Based

More information

REPORT ACTIVITIES SCAA EVENT 2016 (INDONESIA AS PORTRAIT COUNTRY)

REPORT ACTIVITIES SCAA EVENT 2016 (INDONESIA AS PORTRAIT COUNTRY) REPORT ACTIVITIES SCAA EVENT 2016 (INDONESIA AS PORTRAIT COUNTRY) Prepared for Veco Indonesia BACKGROUND Sustainable Coffee Platform of Indonesia (SCOPI) is a nonprofit organization initiated by multi

More information

MEMORANDUM D In Brief. Ottawa, March 26, 2007 REFINED SUGAR

MEMORANDUM D In Brief. Ottawa, March 26, 2007 REFINED SUGAR Ottawa, March 26, 2007 MEMORANDUM D15-2-8 In Brief REFINED SUGAR Application of anti-dumping and countervailing duty 1. This memorandum refers to the application of anti-dumping duty on importations of

More information

Major Export Products

Major Export Products Coffee (Coffee Arabica) Major Export Products Washed Sundried Being the origin of coffee arabica, Ethiopia has immense potential to offer the world market a wide variety of flavours of organically produced,

More information

MONTHLY COFFEE MARKET REPORT

MONTHLY COFFEE MARKET REPORT E MONTHLY COFFEE MARKET REPORT February 2014 February 2014 has seen significant developments in the coffee market, with prices shooting upwards at a startling rate. The ICO composite daily price has increased

More information

Good Feeding. Good Living

Good Feeding. Good Living Good Feeding Good Living L cal S y In partnership with IMp rted S y By Nsubuga Charles MD SL Pastor EGGC NEC member USSIA Board member USSIA Member UMA A Husband to Juliet Father to 7 SESACO LTD A Ugandan

More information

STOP CROP GROW. Feijoa. information sheet

STOP CROP GROW. Feijoa. information sheet STOP CROP GROW Feijoa information sheet Tararua District Council PO Box 115 Dannevirke 4942 06 374 4080 info@tararuadc.govt.nz Head office 26 Gordon Street Dannevirke FEIJOA INFORMATION SHEET 3 Contents

More information