CUPPING COFFEE OUTSTANDING
The July 14, 2010 the Internet Auction Cup of Excellence 2010, in which 28 winning coffees were sold to the highest bidder was performed.
Bidding started at 9:00 am New York time and concluded at 2:30 pm sold 34,980 kilograms of coffee to a total amount of $ 712,234.27.
Secondly Finca Rosma with $ 22.10/lba.
The rest of Farms sold their coffees in a range of $ 7.00 to $ 12.00.
In the auction attended 112 buying companies, representatives from Canada, United States, Czech Republic, Denmark, France, Germany, Greece, Ireland, Italy, Netherlands, New Zealand, Norway, Spain, Switzerland, UK, Japan, South Korea, Taiwan, Australia and Guatemala.
Japanese companies were the largest purchasers.
To this we must add the achievement of our people that has coffee on high the name of Guatemala.
María Eugenia de Collier