Coca-Cola India Wins Best Exporter Award For Roasted Coffee Beans
Coca-Cola in India was recently honored with the 'Best Exporter Award' by the Coffee Board of India in the 'Roasted Coffee Beans' category for the year 2007-08. The award was presented by S V Ranganath, former chairman of the Coffee Board of India to Deepak Khanvilkar – General Manager,International Trade,
Coca-Cola India exported 66.4 metric tons of coffee beans worth 17.13 million INR in the year 2007-08. This constituted over 38% (as compared to 29% last year) of the total exports in the roasted coffee beans category.
The Coffee Board of India has been recognizing the efforts of coffee exporters by awarding top performers in categories like overall green coffee exports, coffee exports to European Union, USA, Middle East, Russia & the CIS and Far East Countries as well as value added coffee as it provides a huge advertisement for Indian Coffee in the world markets.