Rondônia, Rio de Janeiro, and Other Regions

CBGB 4.12 Recap and Glossary

  • Rondônia is the second-largest producer of canephora in Brazil and the fifth-largest coffee-producing region in Brazil.
  • The subregion Matas de Rondônia was granted a Denominação de Origem (DO) in June of 2021.
  • Acre and Mato Grosso are also important canephora producers.
  • Rio de Janeiro was a historically important center for coffee production, but it is no longer a major producer.
  • The state of Ceará was known for its high-quality coffee in the nineteenth century,