Happy International Women's Day!

8 March 2018

In celebration of women’s achievements in coffee and to encourage the wider participation of women in all aspects of the coffee industry, we are delighted to announce that this year we will be focusing on ‘Women in coffee’ as the theme for International Coffee Day on 1 October, as well as in our wider work programme.

It is in all our interests to empower women in the international coffee community.

We look forward to working with our Members and partners to help make this happen.

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ICO Indicator prices
(US cents/lb)  18/09/2018
ICO Composite 95.87 -0.2%
Colombian Milds 121.80 -0.5%
Other Milds 117.64 -0.8%
Brazilian Naturals 96.77 0.0%
Robustas 76.17 +0.4%

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1 October is #InternationalCoffeeDay.

International Coffee Day is fast approaching. The International Coffee Organization has chosen a very special theme for this year’s celebrations: ‘Women in Coffee’. Women play as important a role in the whole of the coffee chain as men, from planting the seeds to processing to trading to brewing… and drinking it. To find out more visit the dedicated International Coffee Day website. 

Latest ICO Studies & Reports

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)

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