RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - The Brazilian coffee production for the 2021/22 (July-June) crop was estimated at 56.3 million 60-kilo bags, a 19% reduction compared to last cycle's revised record of 69.9 million bags, pointed out the US Department of Agriculture (USDA), according to a report from its São Paulo office.
Production in 2021/22 will be the lowest since the 2017/18 season, when it totaled 52.10 million bags, the USDA noted.
However, that year the production of arabica, Brazil's main type of coffee, was 4.5 million bags higher than . . .