About Coffee

Coffee is a high value cash crop with environmental importance and is being popular among Nepalese people since last few decades It has been spreading in over 39 districts of the middle hill region of Nepal.


Coffee can be commercially produced in many parts of the country. However, there is great potentiality in mid  hills region  for organic coffee production as  it has  got suitable climate, topography, Soil, relative humidity, Temperature and Rainfall for Arabica coffee. Some Districts like Gulmi, Palpa, Argakhanchi, Lalitpur,Tanahu, Kavre, Sindhupalchowk, Lamjung, Kaski, Gorkha, Syangja, Parbat, Baglung are successfully growing and producing Coffee beans and is increasing gradually. This will certainly help in diversifying process and will increase the income of the farmers as well as other individuals involved in  coffee processing and marketing enterprise.

Nepal is Exporting Coffee bean mostly in Japan,America and European countries.This has been extended to other parts of the word..

Fiscal Years

Coffee plantation area (In Hectares)

Production (Dry Cheery In M.T.)

In B.S.

In A.D.

2051/052 1994/95 135.7 12.95
2052/053 1995/56 220.3 29.20
2053/054 1996/97 259.0 37.35
2054/055 1997/98 272.2 55.90
2055/056 1998/99 277.1 44.50
2056/057 1999/00 314.3 72.40
2057/058 2000/01 424 88.70
2058/059 2001/02 596 139.20
2059/060 2002/03 764 187.50
2060/061 2003/04 952 217.50
2061/062 2004/05 1078 250.00
2062/063 2005/06
1285
391.00
2063/064 2006/07 1396 460.00
2064/065 2007/08 1145.0 265(production parchment)
2065/066 2008/09 1531 334(production parchment)