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Podcast: Plans for LID sales premium shakes cocoa market

Ghana and Ivory Coast’s proposal for adding a Living Income Differential (LID) premium to sales of cocoa beans looks set to be approved and become law by early next year.

Cocoa Podcasts & Webinars Policy

Weekly Review: Cocoa in retreat

Cocoa prices mostly backtracked this week from their recent highs.

Cocoa Futures Price

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Ivorian cocoa port volumes slip again

Cocoa arrivals into Ivory Coast’s ports continue to dip lower, exporters estimated.

Côte d'Ivoire Cocoa

Futures Review: Cocoa downtrend continues

Cocoa prices were again under pressure on Wednesday (December 4) on signs of adequate global cocoa supplies.

Cocoa Futures

Asian and Africa cocoa grindings continue uptrend

The latest ICCO projections saw a 5% recovery in global cocoa grindings in 2018/19 compared to levels seen in 2017/18, it outlined.

Cocoa Demand

Futures Review: Cocoa settles higher as a weak dollar sparks short-covering

Cocoa prices moved higher Tuesday (December 3) after a slump in the dollar index to a 2-week low fueled some short-covering in cocoa futures.

Cocoa Price

Ivory Coast’s 2018/19 cocoa output up by 13% y-o-y

A 13% production increase has been noted for the world’s largest cocoa producer Ivory Coast, the ICCO’s 2018/19 latest estimate outlined.

Cocoa Supply

Major chocolate companies want stronger EU regulation for cocoa sector

Three of the biggest chocolate companies in the world called on the EU today (November 2) to introduce new legislation ensuring the entire sector supports sustainable cocoa production.

Cocoa EU
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