$8 Million for Nicaraguan "Coffee Route" Tourism
Luxemburg has announced the donation to go towards developing tourism in the north of the country.
Monday, August 9, 2010
The first phase of the program began in 2007 with an investment of $5.2 million in financial and logistical assistance aimed at increasing the number of tourists visiting the northern area of Nicaragua known as the Ruta del Café ("Coffee Route"). This stage is due to finish this year.
The Annual Fair of the Specialty Coffee Association of America (SCAA), the most important in its field, will take place between April 15 and 18.
The lab is the largest and most modern in Central America for in vitro propagation of coffee by somatic embryogenesis.
A delegation of U.S. companies, composed by coffee toasting and commercialization companies, is visiting the country.
Coffee growers from the country's west ready the October launch of their fortified coffee brand "Oro Maya".
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