Mantiqueira de Minas – Carmo de Minas
With the long ongoing tradition of the production of quality coffees, today Mantiqueira de Minas is one of the most prized regions of Brazil. In 2011 it was recognized as a geographical indicator (IG), in the modality Indication of Origin (IP), for its tradition and world reputation in producing coffees of high quality.
Composed of small growers, for the main part, this region distinguishes itself from others with the unique characteristics of the territory.
Data of the region:
Localization: South of the state of Minas Gerais
Producers’ profile: Small, for the most part (89%)
Producing area: 69,500 hectares
Annual Production: 1,340,000 sacks/60kg
Geographically protected as indicated
Home Page – http://www.carmocoffees.com.br
Photo of Mantiqueira