14 January 2000
Brazil coffee price keeps on rising
A DROUGHT in Brazil is forcing up the cost of green coffee which, in turn, is forcing up the price of coffee on supermarket shelves in the UK.
Leading branded coffee manufacturers Nestlé and Kraft Jacobs Suchard have announced increases of 10p on a 100g jar, citing raw materials costs.
- Weather boosts Brazil coffee futures, FWi, 16 November, 1999
- Brazil face quota-busting coffee harvest, FWi, 20 August, 1999
- Brazil exports record coffee crop, FWi, 30 July, 1999
- Financial Times 14/01/2000 page 4 (News Digest)