Export Impact For Good

 
Countries / Territories

  • Summary data

    • Population: 21 million.
    • 2007 green bean imports 904,000 bags: Vietnam led with 235,000 bags, followed by Papua New Guinea with 169,000 bags, and Brazil 145,000.
    • 2007 GBE processed coffee imports: R&G 107,000 bags; soluble 186,000 bags. Main soluble suppliers: EU 119,000 bags and Korea 12,000 bags (please note the ICO have substantially revised the soluble coffee import statistics for Australia from Korea)
    • Re-exports are around 14% of gross imports.
    • Per capita consumption in 2007: 3.4 kg (est.), up from 2.3 kg in 1995, but down from 3.8 in 2005.
    • Robusta contributes 38% of gross imports; largest suppliers are Vietnam 26% and Papua New Guinea 19%.
    • Most consumption is as soluble coffee but R&G is making headway.
    • Nestlé is the largest roaster, covering around 60% of the market.

    2008 estimates

    • Gross imports all forms 1.4 mln bags GBE of which
    • Green bean 913,000 bags. Main suppliers Indonesia 180,000 bags; Brazil 153,000; Papua New Guinea 152,000; Vietnam 129,000;
    • R&G imports 118,000 bags GBE - EU 71,000; Indonesia 22,000;
    • Soluble imports 332,000 bags GBE - EU 133,000; Korea 107,000;
    • R&G re-exports 26,000 bags GBE - New Zealand 13,000;
    • Soluble re-exports 103,000 bags GBE - New Zealand 61,000;

    Updated 06/2009