Register now for the 2024 Annual Meeting & Happy Hour

Join the Greater Houston Coffee Association for the 2024 Annual Meeting and Happy Hour at the Tasting Room at Giant Distillers March 26th from 5-7 pm!

The Annual Meeting is GHCA’s largest fundraiser of the year. This event enables the GHCA to advocate for the coffee supply chain, provide educational seminars, and host networking events for the coffee industry.

Tickets & Sponsorships

Guests enjoy one complimentary drink and dinner. Table sponsors receive a reserved table of 8 with preferred seating and marketing mention. Register online now!

Featured Speaker: Ambassador Juan B. Sosa (Retired), Republic of Panama, will give an update on the Panama Canal.

Register now: Free Coffee Cupping on July 11 with the Coffee Association

Join the Greater Houston Coffee Association for an amazing Coffee Cupping experience!

📅 Date: July 11

⌚️ Time: 3 pm – 4:30 pm

📍 Location: InterAmerican Coffee

💲 FREE but registration is required!

Coffee cupping is a fascinating sensory evaluation technique used by experts to assess coffee flavors, aromas, and overall quality. At this event, you’ll get a unique opportunity to dive into the world of coffee tasting alongside industry professionals and coffee enthusiasts like yourself.

During the cupping, we’ll explore various coffees, observe their distinct characteristics, and learn how to identify flavor profiles. Discover the nuances of acidity, body, and aroma that make each coffee truly exceptional.

Don’t miss this chance to expand your coffee knowledge, network with fellow coffee lovers, and uncover hidden gems within each cup. ☕️

Be sure to mark your calendars, spread the word, and use the hashtags: #GreaterHoustonCoffeeAssociation #CoffeeCupping #CoffeeLovers. Let’s sip, savor, and celebrate the magic of coffee together!

Advanced registration is required. Limited spots available, so sign up now!

Welcome D’AVINCI Import & Export – new Small Business member!

At D’AVINCI Import & Export we provide the best products and services in the industry.

One of our primary areas of expertise is in providing exceptional coffee products. We understand the value and impact that a truly remarkable cup of coffee can have. That’s why we have carefully curated a selection of the finest coffee beans from renowned growers worldwide.

We offer a diverse range of other premium products across various categories. Our network of trusted suppliers enables us to source items that meet the highest standards of quality, craftsmanship, and sustainability. Whether you are searching for gourmet foods, luxury goods, or unique specialty items, we have you covered. We take pride in delivering products that exceed expectations, creating opportunities for you to delight your customers and stand out in the market.

Our commitment to your satisfaction goes beyond the products we offer. We believe in building strong and long-lasting relationships with our clients. Our dedicated team of experts is always available to provide personalized support and guidance. From assisting with product selection to navigating international regulations and logistics, we are here to ensure a smooth and successful import/export experience.

Port Houston Import Dwell Fee Updates – Effective June 26

Photo of container being lifted by a crane at Barbours Cut.

The following changes will be effective June 26, 2023. Import Dwell Fees will not be charged on days Port Houston container terminal gates are closed. In addition, the new rate for the Import Dwell Fee is $59.52.

Sustained Import Dwell Fee

  • Commencing on the eighth day after the expiration of free time (whether the commencement of such free time predates the effective date of the Sustained Import Dwell Fee), any such unit will be charged $59.52 per Gate Day.
  • “Gate Days” refers to all days other than days when Terminal truck gates are closed for scheduled terminal closures.

To access more information, please refer to:

  • Tariff No. 14, Additional rates, rules and regulations governing Barbours Cut Container Terminal
  • Tariff No. 15, Additional rates, rules and regulations governing Bayport Container Terminal

Please contact your Port Houston representative for additional support.

Thanks, Port Houston