Global Coffee Events in July

For all globetrotter an update, which coffee fairs and events are on the agenda this month. China Int’l Cafe Show 6 – 9 July 2017, China Highlights are the China Barista Championship, the Cupping Competition, the SCAE Barista Level Test, I LOVE COFFEE (Coffee Training Zone), the Cafe Show Seminar …

China

With a market share of 5 % China is #12 of the world’s coffee producers. In 1887, missionaries brought coffee to Yunnan. It was only a century later that the government began to cultivate proper and since then increase the production volume annually. Cultivated are 95 % Arabica, predominantly Catimor, …

Global Coffee Events

Just found a nice page that lists main coffee events worldwide: www.teaandcoffee.net The following events are taking place the last October days: 8th Triestespresso Expo 20 – 22 October 2016, Italy World Tea & Coffee Expo 20 – 22 October 2016, India Xiamen International Tea Industry Fair 20 – 24 …

1.10. – International Coffee Day

Why? On an International Coffee Day one agreed only last year – more precisely the International Coffee Organisation. On the same day, Japan has been celebrating the hot drink since 1983, the first country in the world. Finally, the Japanese are the third largest coffee importers (behind Germany (2) and …