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Sandra Boga

Deputy Editor

Sandra Boga joined Informa in 2013, after spending several years as a senior reporter in the steel commodities sector in both London and São Paulo.

Her specialist area in IEG Vu is the grains market, including corn, wheat, barley and rice, although she also covers sugar. Sandra has created a template for weekly Market Reports across the grains, oilseeds and softs sectors in IEG Vu, which cover price analysis, supply, demand and outlooks.

Sandra regularly covers key global grain events across Europe, Latin America and Asia, providing in-depth, extensive coverage and live tweets for her followers. She is fluent in Spanish and Portuguese.
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WCC2018: “We are facing a cocoa crisis”

As the World Cocoa Conference (WCC) in Berlin comes to a close, executive director of the International Cocoa Organization (ICCO) Dr Jean-Marc Anga, spoke to IEG Vu on the side-lines, to reflect on the event and what lies in store for the cocoa sector looking ahead.

Cocoa Côte d'Ivoire

Futures Review: Cocoa surges in New York

Cocoa futures in New York rallied by 4% on Tuesday’s (April 24) close, while London values also increased.

Cocoa Futures

WCC2018: "Without the farmers and their families, there is no cocoa"

The sustainability of the cocoa sector and more crucially, the cocoa farmer, continues to be crucial, with the industry failing to react accordingly to prior warnings. Frank Mars, of Mars Incorporated, gave a rousing speech at this year's World Cocoa Conference in Berlin, outlining what needs to be done before the sector disappears. 

Cocoa Mars

WCC2018: "Deforestation is the No.1 issue in cocoa"

Deforestation has been labelled as the key problem in the cocoa sector with its effects being detrimental to both the global and local climates.

Cocoa Sustainability

Futures Review: Cocoa activity remains static

Futures in London and New York started the week sluggishly with a lack of fresh fundamental news following last week's cocoa grinding data results.

Cocoa Futures

WCC2018: Global cocoa sector’s sustainability lacks progress

The recurrent word used at this year's World Cocoa Conference (WCC) is "sustainability", albeit with more of a focus on producer price plight than actual trees.

Cocoa Sustainability
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