It’s coffee, but not as we know it. In Ho Chi Minh City, Nicola Graydon learns to love the drink that fuels a nation
lundi 6 octobre 2014
jeudi 11 septembre 2014
Coffee growers in Vietnam, the top producer of robusta beans used by Nestle SA, are probably holding the smallest stockpiles in three years after rising prices boosted sales, signaling a shortage in global supplies.
dimanche 27 juillet 2014
Coffee farmers in Vietnam, the world’s top grower of robusta beans, are forecast to gather a record crop in the 12 months from October 2015 as they improve cultivation methods and replace old trees with new varieties.
samedi 8 mars 2014
Coffee production in Vietnam, the world's biggest producer of robusta beans, will be significantly lower than last year due to cold and dry weather, the Vietnam Coffee-Cocoa Association said Thursday.
jeudi 15 août 2013
HO CHI MINH CITY - SINGAPORE - Desks are empty, the office silence broken only by a handful of staff chit-chatting or playing on cellphones. It's another slow day at the headquarters of Vinacafe, a state-owned firm once the vanguard of Vietnam's coffee export boom.
samedi 5 janvier 2013
HANOI -- Starbucks will open its first Vietnam cafe early next month in Ho Chi Minh City as part of its strategy to expand across Asia, the company said Thursday.
samedi 17 novembre 2012
Coffee farmers in Vietnam, the world’s largest producer of the robusta variety, have harvested 35 percent of the crop that started Oct. 1 and sold about 15 percent, according to Amsterdam-based trader Nedcoffee BV.
mercredi 10 octobre 2012
Coffee prices in Vietnam, the largest producer of the robusta variety used in instant drinks and espresso, fell to the lowest level in more than two weeks on stockpile sales with the start of the new season.
lundi 3 septembre 2012
Coffee production in Vietnam, the biggest grower of the robusta variety used in instant drinks and espressos, is poised to decline from a record on drier weather in the key growing region.
mardi 7 février 2012
Robusta sellers in top producer Vietnam jacked up premiums to offset declines in London futures, while beans from the new harvest in Indonesia began entering the physical market and were snapped up by roasters, dealers said on Friday.
samedi 21 janvier 2012
Coffee farmers in Vietnam, the biggest robusta grower, may sell 33 percent of this year's harvest by the start of the Tet Lunar New Year holiday, less than the usual 50 percent as they limit sales to let prices gain.
mardi 20 décembre 2011
Coffee beans from Vietnam, the world's largest producer of the robusta variety, are trading at a premium to the price in London after futures fell and farmers delayed sales, three traders said.
lundi 7 novembre 2011
The discount buyers are demanding for coffee from Vietnam, the world's largest producer of robusta beans, continued to narrow in the past week, as rains delayed the country's coffee harvest, traders said.
samedi 8 octobre 2011
Coffee production from Vietnam's main growing province may jump 10 percent this season as bean quality climbs, producers and the government said, bolstering forecasts that a record nationwide crop will swell global robusta supplies.
lundi 26 septembre 2011
Vietnam, the second-largest coffee grower, may produce a record crop in the upcoming harvest as favourable weather and a larger cultivated area boost output in the 2011-2012 season, increasing global supplies.
mercredi 14 septembre 2011
Vietnamese law firm Bross & Partners has discovered that the Buon Ma Thuot coffee brand has been patented by a Chinese company for 10 years.
samedi 25 juin 2011
Vietnamese coffee exporters have delayed loading part of contracts totalling around 100,000 tonnes since May because of a shortage of stocks, an industry official said on Monday.
mardi 26 avril 2011
HANOI - The Vietnamese Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development has increased its export forecasts for several key agricultural staples in its latest market report.
lundi 14 mars 2011
Vietnam offers novel techniques of coffee cultivation which can be replicated by Indian planters, Subrahmanyan Viswanath learns from planters who had visited the country recently.
vendredi 31 décembre 2010
Hanoi - The coffee crop in Vietnam may be reduced in 2010-2011 after dry weather during the growing season cut the size of beans in the world’s biggest producer of the robusta variety, said three industry executives.
mercredi 1 décembre 2010
Coffee harvesting in Vietnam, the world’s biggest grower of robusta beans used in instant drinks and espressos, has been disrupted by renewed rains just one week after picking began, local officials and traders said.
lundi 25 octobre 2010
Coffee production in Vietnam, the largest robusta grower, may climb this year after favorable weather and expanded planting boosted the harvest, potentially easing a global shortage that’s driven prices to a two-year high.
lundi 18 octobre 2010
Coffee exporters in Vietnam, the world's second largest producer of the commodity, are trying to raise funds via stock listings or share auctions ahead of a major robusta crop as banks tighten lending to avoid bad debt.
mardi 21 septembre 2010
Hanoi - Coffee production from Dak Lak in Vietnam, the principal growing region in the world’s largest robusta producer, may increase 5.3 percent after good weather aided flowering, according to the local government.
jeudi 5 août 2010
Vietnamese coffee companies failed to stockpile 200,000 tonnes of beans in a government plan to counter a fall in global prices, government officials said Tuesday.
dimanche 6 juin 2010
the world’s second-largest rice exporter and second-biggest producer of robusta coffee, aims to maintain its current export volumes of both commodities during the next decade, the country’s minister of agriculture and rural development said.
mardi 27 avril 2010
Ironically, Nguyen Tan Dinh was enjoying a coffee with friends early one Monday last month, when he heard the unwelcome news that Phan Thi Kim Hoa was claiming to be bankrupt.
mardi 13 avril 2010
HANOI - Vietnamese coffee farmers have slowed or halted sales in recent days, waiting for exporters to execute a government-backed stockpiling plan despite some gains in international prices, traders said on Tuesday.
mercredi 7 avril 2010
Concerns are growing among Vietnamese coffee farmers that they may not be paid for this year's crop, as bankruptcies spread among distribution companies, an official said Monday.
samedi 12 décembre 2009
Over 250,000 hectares among 500,000 hectares of current coffee plantation area in Vietnam need to be improved in next 5-10 years. Otherwise Vietnam could lose its position to Indonesia in terms of coffee export, International Coffee Organisation (ICO)'s chair Nestor Osorio warned.
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