Coffee is a beverage that most of us drink in the morning to help jump-start the day. But coffee is so much more than a just beverage.
Coffee is the second most traded commodity in the world after oil, and it provides for millions of people around the globe who plant, grow, harvest, process, store, export, import, transport, roast, pack, wholesale, retail and brew nature’s gift for our enjoyment. But what is coffee and where does coffee come from?
Coffee is an agricultural product.
The actual coffee beans are the seeds of a cherry from a bush hat grows between the Tropic of Cancer and Tropic of Capricorn. Most of the world's coffee is from Brazil, Vietnam and Colombia, but it grows in over 30 countries across the globe.