Hawaii Coffee Output Unchanged



WASHINGTON - Jan 10/14 - SNS -- Hawaii coffee production is estimated at 7.00 million pounds (parchment basis) for the 2013-2014 season, unchanged from the previous season, according to the USDA's final production estimates for the 2013 crop.

Damage caused by the Coffee Berry Borer and limited precipitation continues to have a negative impact on the crop's potential.

Coffee Area Harvested, Yield, and Production - Hawaii: 2011-2012, 2012-2013, and 2013-2014
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             :       Area harvested        :       Yield per acre        :        Production 1/
    State    :-----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------
             :2011-2012:2012-2013:2013-2014:2011-2012:2012-2013:2013-2014:2011-2012:2012-2013:2013-2014
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             :  --------- acres ---------     -------- pounds --------      ------ 1,000 pounds -----
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Hawaii ......:  6,300     7,300     7,300     1,210      960       960      7,600     7,000     7,000
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1/ Parchment basis.