Coffee Industry

FM Vows To Address Coffee Sector’s Issues

Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman on Tuesday assured growers that she would address the coffee sector’s problems. “I know the coffee sector has been going through a bad phase for several years in succession,” she said. “The sector suffered three years of drought, followed by two years of floods and this year, the pandemic hit the industry badly,” she said during a virtual conference organised by coffee associations.

Growing Coffee For Brighter Futures In Zimbabwe

Zimbabwe was once known as the ‘breadbasket of Africa’ for its fertile fields and valleys that grew wheat, tobacco, and corn for export across the continent and abroad. Coffee was a key crop, and globally recognized where connoisseurs sipped cups of the smooth, fruity Zimbabwe blends…