Which Country Consumes the Most Green Coffee in the World?

Beverage Crops February 09, 2018
Author: Anna Sergeeva
Market Analyst

Global green coffee consumption amounted to 8,530 thousand tonnes in 2015, ascending by +10.4% against the previous year level. Overall, the global green coffee consumption indicated a pronounced growth from 2007 to 2015. The trend pattern, however, indicated some noticable fluctuations throughout the analyzed period. The total consumption volume increased at an average annual rate of +1.3%. The growth pace was the most rapid in 2013, when the output figure increased by +206% from the previous year level. Over the period under review, the global green coffee consumption reached its maximum volume in 2015, and is likely to continue its growth in the immediate term.

Top Green Coffee Consuming Countries in the World

1. USA (1322K Tonnes)

2. Germany (855K Tonnes)

3. Brazil (697K Tonnes)

4. Italy (520K Tonnes)

5. Japan (433K Tonnes)

Global Green Coffee Consumption

In 2015, the countries with the highest consumption were the United States (1,322 thousand tonnes), Germany (855 thousand tonnes), Brazil (697 thousand tonnes), together accounting for 33% of total consumption. They were followed by Italy with a 6% of global consumption share and Japan with a 5% share.

From 2007 to 2015, the most notable growth rates of green coffee consumption among the main consuming countries was attained by the United States (+1.5% per year), while the other global leaders experienced mixed trends in the consumption figures.

The highest levels of coffee (green) per capita consumption was registered in Germany (10.60 kg/year), followed by Italy (8.70 kg/year), the United States (4.11 kg/year), Japan (3.42 kg/year) and Brazil (3.35 kg/year), while the average per capita consumption of coffee (green) was estimated at 1.58 kg/year in 2015.

In Italy, per capita coffee (green) consumption has grown noticably (+2.0% per year) in recent years. In 2015, Italy per capita consumption reached 10.60 kg/year as compared with 7.41 kg/year in 2007.

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Source: World: Coffee (Green) - Market Report. Analysis And Forecast To 2025