- Karnataka is the leading coffee-producing state in India. During 2018-19, Karnataka produced 219,550 metric tonnes of coffee.
- Some north-eastern states of India also produce coffee.
- Gradually coffee plantation spread across south India, and by the 18th century, the commercial plantations of coffee started.
- The coffee plantation takes place in the district of Chikkamagaluru, Hassan, and Kodagu in Karnataka.