Industry landscapeThe coffee and tea processing industry in the UK generated a revenue of roughly two billion British pounds. The industry adds a gross value of 597 million British pounds to the UK GDP. The number of coffee processing enterprises has been growing since 2012, with 115 active in 2020.
UK companies sold 34,947 tons of roasted coffee in 2020. The sales value of roasted coffee manufactured in the UK amounted to roughly 215 million British pounds. UK imports of coffee were valued at 688 million British pounds with more than half coming from non-EU countries and the rest coming from EU countries. The two leading partners for UK coffee imports were Switzerland and Brazil.