Biggest Robusta Harvest at Risk as Vietnam Suffers Drought

Biggest Robusta Harvest at Risk as Vietnam Suffers Drought

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A worker pours green robusta coffee beans into a grader at a plant in Ho Chi Minh City. Water levels at many reservoirs in Vietnam’s central provinces are only at 20 percent to 50 percent of designed capacity, the government said on its website Feb. 26, warning the drought may hurt rice and coffee crops.