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Coffee prices could rise as much as nine-percent

Created: 06/05/2014 6:50 AM WHEC.com

Your morning cup of coffee is about to cost you a little more.
 
Drought and fungus in coffee producing countries like Brazil have sent coffee bean prices skyrocketing.
 
On Tuesday, the maker of Folgers and Dunkin Donuts beans said it was raising coffee prices an average of nine-percent. Industry analyst expect other coffee producers to follow suit.
 
According to the National Coffee Association, some 83-percent of American adults drink coffee.
 





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