Colombian Government To Subsidize Coffee Farmers

July 16, 2019

Colombia's President  Ivan Duque has announced plans to create a stabilization fund to subsidize coffee farmers when product costs exceed international prices of coffee, according to Reuters.  Arabica coffee farmers have struggled as coffee prices have fallen to record lows.

The president's office said the fund would come sources including the general budget, state-backed debt securities, proceeds from royalties and international organizations and would be administered by the National Federation of Coffee Growers.


FNC 548f032bf08af
Coffee Service

Colombia Proposes A Deal With The Global Industry On Profitability Of Coffee Growers

Dec. 10, 2015
Bogotá, November 19, 2015 (FNC Press Office) -Colombia, the largest producer of mild washed Arabica coffee, regained its leadership to attract attention on key sectorial issues...