Coffee: Sales Decline 60%

Wednesday, January 2, 2019 Aura Lila Sevilla, president of the National Alliance of Coffee Growers of Nicaragua, explained to Elnuevodiario.com.ni that "... the magnitude of the country's political and social crisis in the coffee sector has not yet been well estimated. A lot is said about tourism and other sectors, but when we finish this…

Guatemala: Agricultural production increases 4%

Thursday, November 8, 2018 Because of the coffee production performance, during the second quarter of the year the Guatemalan agricultural GDP grew 4% compared to the same period in 2017. From the statement of the Chamber of Agriculture of Guatemala: Guatemala, November 8th, 2018. According to information from the data analysis consultant on economic, financial and socio-political…

Agricultural business in Central America

Thursday, November 8, 2018 Coffee is still the main agricultural product sold abroad, with annual exports of around $3,035 million, followed by bananas, with $2,574 million and sugar, with $1,241 million. Figures from the interactive platform "Central American Crops Monitoring" compiled by CentralAmericaData's Business Intelligence Unit: During the last year, the main coffee export destinations…

Coffee plantation report April 2018

  In March of this year Precious Timber started work on a new coffee seedling nursey at the El Refugio farm in Mombacho with the goal of generating a high-quality coffee producing enterprise. More than 250-acres will receive a comprehensive overhaul of existing Arabica plants together with the replacement of…