Brewing Giants - The World's Top Coffee Producer

Brewing Giants - The World's Top Coffee Producer

Brazil has been the leading coffee producer for over a century, making up nearly 40% of the global supply in 2023 with 62.6 million 60-kilogram bags. The country's success in the coffee industry is due to its ideal climate and natural processing methods that enhance flavor. While other countries such as Vietnam, Indonesia, and Colombia contribute significant amounts, none match Brazil's output. Colombia is noted for its high-quality arabica beans, while Indonesia has a unique aging process for its beans. Despite its dominance, Brazil's coffee industry faces challenges from deforestation and climate change, leading to efforts in sustainability and crop adaptation.

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