Biggest Robusta Harvest at Risk as Vietnam Suffers Drought

Biggest Robusta Harvest at Risk as Vietnam Suffers Drought

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Workers sort through green robusta coffee beans at the Highlands Coffee processing plant in Ho Chi Minh City. Production in the country, where harvesting starts in October, probably dropped 15 percent to 1.41 million tons in 2012-2013 from a record 1.65 million tons a year earlier.