Coffee prices have been hit this year by a drop in demand from the food industry during lockdowns to slow the spread of Covid-19 around the world. The dynamics of the market have been changing, as the shift to consumers drinking coffee at home has affected demand for certain blends.
The benchmark price has been volatile, trading within a 40 per cent range. So, is now a good time to invest in the coffee market? If so, which blend should you choose?
This article looks at coffee as an investment vehicle and the outlook for the market heading into next year.