Robusta Rises - A 29-Year Price Peak Explored

Robusta Rises - A 29-Year Price Peak Explored

The price of robusta coffee has hit a 29-year high, driven by a complex interplay of factors. Supply shortages, increased demand, and logistical challenges have all contributed. Vietnam's significant export growth, Brazil's drought conditions, and the Red Sea crisis disrupting trade routes are key issues impacting supply. Meanwhile, the rising popularity of high-quality robusta and its inclusion in specialty coffee blends are influencing demand. Experts from the industry weigh in on the reasons behind the surge, the role of blends, and what the future may hold for robusta coffee in the market.

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