Jeffrey D. Sachs proposes to create a World Coffee Fund to finance sustainability of farmers

Jeffrey D. Sachs proposes to create a World Coffee Fund to finance sustainability of farmers

At the opening of the Second World Coffee Producers Forum. Current and foreseeable conditions of the industry, including the low price crisis, require a joint effort from the main industry players, in coordination with governments, to inves…

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Brazil and Colombia consolidate alliance to guarantee income of coffee growers

Brazil and Colombia consolidate alliance to guarantee income of coffee growers

The world’s largest Arabica producers plan joint actions to reverse the coffee price crisis, details of which will be presented at the II World Coffee Producers Forum (WCPF). Brasilia, June 14, 2019 (FNC Press Office) – Representatives of c…

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With the FNC’s support, Nespresso launches Reviving Origins program in Caquetá

With the FNC’s support, Nespresso launches Reviving Origins program in Caquetá

In order to recover excellent-quality coffee production. Bogotá, May 8, 2019 (FNC Press Office) – The multinational Nespresso, with the committed support of the Colombian Coffee Growers Federation (FNC), launched today its Revivi…

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Colombian coffee sold at 54 USD/lb at first auction abroad

Colombian coffee sold at 54 USD/lb at first auction abroad

It was organized by the FNC with the best coffees of the 4th national quality competition “Colombia, Land of Diversity.” The price was reached by coffee grower Wilton Renso Benítez, from Villamaría, Caldas. Diego Samuel Bermúdez, also from…

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Coffee growers of Caldas, Antioquia, Cauca & Tolima win 4th ‘Colombia, Land of Diversity’ competition

Coffee growers of Caldas, Antioquia, Cauca & Tolima win 4th ‘Colombia, Land of Diversity’ competition

Their work and commitment to quality were rewarded. “This competition becomes more relevant at this time, as it generates more income to coffee growers and highlights the call that the institution has made to all market players to recognize…

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Colombian coffee production falls 12% in March and 4.4% in coffee year

Colombian coffee production falls 12% in March and 4.4% in coffee year

In April, harvesting will begin in Cauca, Nariño, Cundinamarca, Huila, Valle, Tolima and Norte de Santander. Bogotá, April 3, 2019 (FNC Press Office) – Coffee production in Colombia, the world’s largest producer of mild washed Ar…

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Declaration of the Coordination Group of the World Coffee Producers Forum

Declaration of the Coordination Group of the World Coffee Producers Forum

The statement was made today by representatives of 35 Asian, Latin American and African coffee-producing countries in Nairobi (Kenya), where they urgently called on all actors in the coffee chain to act quickly and responsibly to solve the…

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COP 155 billion to be delivered by the Government to support the coffee sector

COP 155 billion to be delivered by the Government to support the coffee sector

The FNC will continue talking with the most important players in the global industry for producers to receive a better price, allowing them to cover their costs and be profitable. Bogotá, March 21, 2019 (FNC Press Office) – With the a…

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47 coffee lots are finalists in the 4th ‘Colombia, Land of Diversity’ competition

47 coffee lots are finalists in the 4th ‘Colombia, Land of Diversity’ competition

Bogotá, March 7, 2019 (FNC Press Office) – After a strict evaluation by a national jury under the highest quality standards, 47 of the 684 lots registered were selected as finalists of the 4th “Colombia, Land of Diversity” competition…

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