Global coffee export earnings
jump to $ 24.3 bn in 2011: ICO
GLOBAL coffee export earnings
surged by about 46 per cent to a record $ 24.3 billion in 2011, largely helped
by rising shipment volumes, the International Coffee Organisation (ICO) said in
its latest report.
Moreover, shipment volumes jumped
by about 8 per cent to 104.2 million bags last year, ICO said.
Comparatively, global trade stood at $ 16.7
billion in 2010, while export volumes touched 96.9 million bags (of 60 kg each),
Source : Exim
News Service - NEW DELHI, June 21