Our Coffee

WHAT WE OFFER:

 

  • ARABICA COFFEES:  Kivu K4, Kivu K4-Bord-du-Lac,  K6 & K7
  • ROBUSTA COFFEES: HTM N/M, N/I, C/M & C/I

 

DR CONGO COFFEE CLASSIFICATION SYSTEM:

ARABICA

Grade Physical Aspect Bean Size Defects
Kivu 3 (K3) Green to Blueish

flawless

54% Screen 17

20% Screen 16

Defects free
Kivu 4 (K4) Greenish to Yellowish 54% Screen 17

20% Screen 16

No major Defects

Some broken, immature and insect-damaged beans

Kivu 5 (K5) Gray-Green to Green-Brownish 44% Screen 17

20% Screen 16

Free from very defective bean.

Some broken, foxy, discolored, insect-damaged

Kivu 6 (K6) Dull, Heterogeneous Numerous defective beans
Kivu 7 (K7) Heterogeneous Heterogeneous waste

 

ROBUSTA :

Washed

Grade New   Naming Physical Aspect Bean Size Defects
Hors Type Marchand

Washed Moyen

(HTM/W/M)

Washed

Maxima Prima

(WMP)

Greenish to Yellowish

Uniform

30%/45% S17

40%/50% S15

5.0% Insect-D., 1.1% Crushed, 1.7%Fragments, 0.2% Greyish,

14% Blotchy, 0.2%Foreign Matter

Hors Type Marchand

Washed Inferieur

(HTM/W/I)

Washed Prima

(WP)

Greenish to Yellowish 30%/45% S17

40%/50% S15

Rem.S15

15% Insect-Damaged , 1.1% Crushed, 1.7%Fragments, 0.2% Greyish, 14%blotchy, 0.2% Foreign Matter

 

Sun-Dried:

Hors Type Marchand

Natural Moyen

(HTM/N/M)

Natural

Exra Prima

(NEP)

Yellow to Browinsh

Heterogeneous

30%/45% Scr 17

40%/50% Scr15

Remainder Scr. 15

5.0% Insect-Damaged , 1.1% Crushed, 1.3%Fragments, 0.2% Grayish,

0.2% Foreign Matter, Some defective

Hors Type Marchand

Natural   Inferieur

(HTM/N/I)

Natural Prima

(NP)

Yellow to Browinsh

Heterogeneous

30%/45% Scr17

40%/50% Scr15

Remainder Scr. 15

15% Insect-Damaged , 1.1% Crushed, 1.3%Fragments, 0.4% Black, 3.0% Grayish,   0.2% Foreign Matter, Some defective beans
Hors Type

Courant Moyen

(HTM/C/M)

Courant

( C )

Yellowish, Greenish to Brownish

Heterogeneous

30%/45% S17

40%/50% S 15

Remainder S 15

20% Insect-Damaged , 0.6% Crushed, 2.0% Fragments, 1.2% Black, 0.5%Greyish,   1.6% Brownish, 1.6% Blotchy, 1.7% Discolored, 0.2% Foreign Matter, Several     defective beans
Hors Type

Courant Moyen

(HTM/C/I)

Standard

( S)

Yellowish, Greenish to Brownish

Heterogeneous

30%/45% Sc 17

40%/50% Sc 15

Remainder Scr. 15

25% Insect-Damaged , 2.0% Crushed, 10% Fragments, 3.0% Black, 4.0%Greyish,   2.0% Brownish, 1.6% Blotchy, 3.0% Discolored, 0.4% Foreign Matter, Numerous     defective beans