news.: The Export of Coffee Means the Import of an Immigrant Crop

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Accra, Ghana

More than 40 nations are exporting coffee into America. Excluding Hawai’i that means that the 150 million Americans drinking coffee daily are being fueled by a crop born from the soil of other lands.¬†Below is a chart of statistics of just how much coffee is exported into America.

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Now, nce coffee comes into America, lets remember how much of this crop, mainly migrated from other countries, except if grown in Hawai’i is consumed. Thank you E-Importz for the data.

Take it away stats.

Coffee statistics show that among coffee drinkers the average consumption in the United States is 3.1 cups of coffee per day.

How many cups of coffee are consumed daily in the US?

Coffee Statistics: 50% of the population, equivalent to 150 million Americans, drink espresso, cappuccino, latte, or iced/cold coffees.

Coffee Shop Facts: Independent coffee shops equal $12 billion in annual sales.

Where would coffee be, or its industry, or the people consuming it, if not for the hands of nations far, far, away that make it possible to have it here.

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