Kerchanshe Trading helped guide the group through all steps of the supply chain from the origin perspective. The organization employs more than 1,000 people while processing some 60,000 metric tons of coffee annually. It owns three farms of its own, while cherry from many more farms pass through Kerchanshe’s 36 washing stations and dry mills. The company also has an ownership hand in transportation, quality control and other infrastructure.
The expedition provided a holistic snapshot of this slice of Ethiopia’s renowned Sidamo region, including the significant social and economic reverberations involved with coffee production and trade. Please clcik here to read more on this: