- AU PMB DOC 539-09
Economist Tiri Kuimbakul writes this discussion paper describing how the international coffee marketing chain works, focusing on how the market ensures that coffee gets from the grower to the consumer and how prices are set by the market. It discusses the process of how coffee gets from the grower to the consumer. This paper contains a description of the process between the grower, processor, exporter and trader. Some useful information included in this paper covers coffee process as it reaches the factories, contracts with exporters, quality control and shipping, trading hedging, and marketing reports.
PNG Coffee Industry Board