Excellence Cup Guatemala

The highest price was paid for coffee from the El Injerto farm, at $22.04 per pound, $58.16 less than the 2008 record.

Thursday, July 9, 2009

Las Macadamias and Montecristo farms obtained the second and third place with $14.55 and $12.10 per pound.

Byron Dardón writes for Prensalibre.com: "During the auction, 402.76 sacks of 69 kilograms were sold, for a total of $562.150.
This year's auction saw buyers from 90 countries, including United States, Canada, Japan, Germany, Norway, Australia and Korea."

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$28 per Pound for Guatemalan Coffee

July 2010

This was the price achieved by coffee from the El Injerto plantation in the electronic auction held at the Cup of Excellence event.

In second place was Rosma plantation, which got $22.10 per pound. Las Macadamias came third.

“According to the Guatemalan National Coffee Association (Anacafé), the average price paid was $8.92 with a total 34,980 kg sold equivalent to $712,234.

Coffee Auction Begins in Guatemala

July 2010

Wednesday sees the beginning of the eighth electronic auction organized by the Excellence Cup.

28 batches of coffee from various regions of Guatemala will be auctioned.
In the last event, the highest price was obtained by the El Injerto plantation ($22.04) and a total of 402 bags, each weighing 69 kg, were sold for $526,150.

On-line Auction of Honduran Coffee

July 2010

The yellow-grain “Tatuai” brand was valued at $22.05 for every pound of export quality coffee.

Sponsored by the Honduran Coffee Institute (Ihcafe), the auction was held at the end of the seventh round of the Coffee Excellence Cup.

Ihcafe’s technical director, Mario Ordóñez, was reportedly pleased because the auction enabled a record price of $22.05 per pound to be obtained after being sent to 125 international purchasers, says Latribuna.hn.

Guatemala: Cup of Excellence Auction

June 2009

On July 8, 23 lots of coffee will participate in the online auction. It is expected that the maximum price of $80.20 per pound achieved in the previous issue will be surpassed.

In the 2009 edition of the Cup of Excellence in Guatemala, El Injerto Farm obtained first place for the second consecutive year, achieving a score of 91.98.

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