Andres Agredo, July 17, 2017 When I dreamed of creating my own company, I wanted it to be a channel to help millions of people, and the First World Coffee Producers Forum last week in Medellin, Colombia, was a great opportunity to take another important step towards meeting that challenge. At the beginning, it
Andres Agredo, June 16, 2017 So it looks like everyone agrees that the coffee market currently don’t tally with fundamentals (talking about the Arabica variety, which is traded on New York exchange), and that recent weakness on futures prices is speculative-driven. But I’m not comfortable with that reasoning. Is there any “tangible” reason behind it?
Andres Agredo, June 08, 2017 “Physical coffee market fundamentals are counting less and less for futures markets, now leaded by algorithmic hedge funds and their short-term interests. We need to develop politics to protect coffee growers’ interests against those of short-term speculators”, said Brazilian coffee broker Escritório Carvalhaes, recently. Commonly, I can feel the pain of