Coffee Facts

Coffee is the world's second most valuable traded commodity, only behind petroleum.
The world consumes close to 2.25 billion cups of coffee every day.
The name ``Cappuccino`` comes from the resemblance of the drink to the clothing of the Capuchin monks.
Coffee beans are not really beans at all but berries from the coffee tree bush.
Worldwide, we drink over 500 billion cups of coffee every year. Of that number, 14 billion are Italian espresso coffees.
Coffee farms are the economic livelihood of over 25 million people.
90 percent of the world's coffee production takes place in developing countries.
Coffee shops are the fastest growing niche in the restaurant business.