Decisions and resolutions adopted at the 116th Session of the International Coffee Council

29 March 2016

The International Coffee Council, chaired by H.E. Mr Iván Romero Martínez, met in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia from 9 to 11 March 2016. The Chairman thanked the Ethiopian Government for hosting both the 4th World Coffee Conference and the 116th Session of the International Coffee Council. The Chair also welcomed the Organization’s newest Members: the Democratic Republic of the Congo and Peru represented by Mr Faustin Lokinda, and H.E. Mr Claudio de la Puente, respectively. He welcomed the Ministers and Ambassadors who had travelled to Addis Ababa to attend the Council Session including H.E. Mr Mauro Luiz Iecker Vieira, Minister of Foreign Affairs of Brazil, who also addressed the Council.

Read the full report on the decisions and resolutions adopted at the meetings>>

ICO Indicator prices
(US cents/lb)  12/09/2019
  change
ICO Composite 99.71 -0.3%
Colombian Milds 135.11 +0.2%
Other Milds 132.00 0.0%
Brazilian Naturals 101.29 -0.3%
Robustas 71.19 -0.7%

Press Release 
Click here

 

International Coffee Day 2016 Logo

1 October is #InternationalCoffeeDay

Every year on 1 October, the world comes together to celebrate coffee and recognise the millions of people across the globe - from farmers, to roasters, baristas, coffee shop owners and more  - who work hard to create and serve the beverage we all love.

This year we're on a collective mission to help coffee farmers around the world receive a fair, living income. But to do it we need your help, find out more at: International Coffee Day


Latest ICO Studies & Reports

• National Quality Standards (Published September 2018)

• Gender equality in the coffee sector (Published September 2018)

Maximum residue limits (Published September 2018)

• Country Coffee Profile: Ghana (Published September 2018)

• Mixtures and substitutes (Published September 2018)

Gender equality in the coffee sector (Published April 2018)

Development of coffee trade flows (Published April 2018)

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.
Learn more>>