Frost-free Brazil hits coffee futures
BRAZILS coffee crop escaped from a forecast frost over the weekend, but the escape has caused coffee futures to fall.
On the London International Financial Futures and Options Exchange, November robusta coffee fell $50 or 3.5% to $1360/t. Arabica coffee was also weaker in New York.
- Sharp rise ahead in coffee output, FWi, 10 August, 1999
- Brazil bids for coffee stability, FWi, 02 August, 1999
- Brazil exports record coffee crop, FWi, 30 July, 1999
- Financial Times 17/08/99 page 26