SOME senior government officers in Eastern Highlands had the first opportunity to participate in a stringent World Bank Bid Evaluation process conducted by the Coffee Industry Corporation (CIC) through the Productive Partnership in Agriculture Project (PPAP) – Coffee Component.

THE introduction of a new coffee pulper machine will boost coffee production and quality in Papua New Guinea.

Papua New Guinea’s coffee production, exports and export earnings soared and recorded new heights in 2011. The Chief Executive Officer of the Coffee Industry Corporation, Mr. Navi Anis said that the Coffee Industry’s performance in 2011 was a significant achievement for the industry and the country since coffee was traded as a commercial crop in PNG.

The PNG Smallholder Coffee Growers Associations (SHCGA) Inc has elected new executives in an annual general meeting (AGM) held recently in Goroka.