ICO: 50 years serving the world coffee community
14 August 2013
The ICO has published a review of the first 50 years of the work of the International Coffee Organization (ICO) which has served the world coffee community since 1963. The review has been prepared to commemorate the ICO’s 50th anniversary in 2013 and outlines the background to setting up the ICO and activities undertaken under different Agreements. Download review
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7th Consultative Forum on Coffee Sector Finance
The 7th Forum took place in Yamoussoukro on 27 September 2017. Learn more>>
Latest ICO Studies & Reports
• Value addition in the African coffee sector (Published September 2017)
• Assessing the economic sustainability of coffee growing (Published September 2016)
• Coffee in the Russian Federation (Published August 2015)
• Coffee in China (Published August 2015)
• The impact of the price of oil and the US dollar exchange rate on coffee prices (Published August 2015)
• Sustainability of the Coffee Sector in Africa (Published August 2015)
ICO Coffee Library
The ICO has a unique Library containing an international reference collection, built up over 40 years of more than 13,000 monographs (books, reports, theses, pamphlets) and over 200 periodical titles covering all aspects of coffee.