Coffee Futures Surge On Rising Demand

Coffee futures rose the most since August on signs of increased demand, including from Brazil, the world’s largest grower and exporter, according to Business Week. For the full story, click here.

Editor’s Insight: Despite some recent reductions in retail coffee prices, the long-term outlook for coffee prices points to higher costs due to surging world demand.

Coffee observers have noted that the domestic demand in coffee growing nations is increasing.

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