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Arabicas at year-high levels on tightening supply prospects, falling certified stocks

MILAN - Arabica coffee futures on ICE Futures U.S. reached their highest levels in 2016 so far on Wednesday, buoyed by a recovery in the overall commodity complex, tightening supply prospects and falling certified stocks...

Veteran tea industry editor unveils Kickstarter campaign to launch new title: Tea Journey

by D.B. Hebbard The new digital magazine, formatted for print, but delivered as a PDF, will feature interviews with tea g...

Arabica futures post best gains in almost 3 months

MILAN – Arabica coffee futures rallied on Monday recording their best daily gains in nearly three months. The most active contract for May delivery rose 405 points, almost 4 percent, on speculative buying...

Coffee prices to rise modestly in 2016, despite supply deficit

MILAN – Demand will exceed supply by 3 million bags in coffee year 2015/16, according to the median forecast of coffee traders surveyed by Reuters. But a weak Real will limit the rally in prices to less than 15 percent from current levels.

Todd Hall elected to Cargill Board of Directors

MINNEAPOLIS, U.S. - Todd Hall, a member of Cargill’s executive team and the leader of the company’s protein and salt busin...

Bloomberg announces 2016 target weights for the Bloomberg Commodity Index

Bloomberg announced last week the composition and 2016 target weights for the Bloomberg Commodity Index (BCOM). Launched i...

Louis Dreyfus Commodities Supervisory Board elects Chairperson and appoints CEO, CFO

ROTTERDAM, The Netherlands - Louis Dreyfus Commodities today announced that Margarita Louis-Dreyfus, currently Chairperson...

Sucden Financial appoints Gary Herbert to expand Coffee Business

Sucden Financial has appointed Gary Herbert as Senior Coffee Broker to expand its coffee business in London. Gary joins th...

AfDB approves a €100-million Soft Commodity Finance Facility for Sucden Côte d’Ivoire

The Board of Directors of the African Development Bank (AfDB) approved on Friday, July 10, 2015 a two-year €100-million So...

RABOBANK – Lower oil prices contributing to lower food prices

NEW YORK, USA – Rabobank says that the recent dramatic oil price drop will have implications for the global food supply ch...