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Weekly Review: Cocoa rally faces supply headwinds

Fund short-covering early in the week helped take cocoa off near six-month lows but appeared to be running into headwinds again later from higher origin crop forecasts.

Cocoa Futures Price

Ivory Coast and Ghana lack progress in bid to tame global cocoa price

The governments of Ivory Coast and Ghana haven’t made progress in their plans to halt price volatility in the global cocoa market and it is doubtful if their goal will be achieved for a long time.

Cocoa Côte d'Ivoire Ghana

Set Alert for IEG Vu Commodities :: Cocoa

Ivory Coast cocoa arrivals slip further

Top global cocoa producer Ivory Coast continues to see a decline in its weekly cocoa arrivals as the season begins to draw to an end.

Cocoa Côte d'Ivoire

Coffee and peanuts impact on Olam’s results

Singapore-based commodities trader Olam International reported a 13.6% fall in H1 2018 profit after tax and minority interest (PATMI) compared with the same period in the previous year. This was despite revenues increasing by 11.4% to SGD13.72 billion (USD9.88 bln) and handled volume by 52.2% to 13.6 mln tonnes, due to a worse performance from the coffee, peanuts and edible oils sides of the business.


Singapore Olam

Futures Review: Cocoa values vary

Cocoa futures were higher in New York, but lower in London.

Cocoa Futures

Futures Review: Cocoa ended mixed on Friday

Cocoa futures closed mixed on Friday (August 10) but were a little higher for the week.
Cocoa Futures

IEG Vu Prices Briefing: Sugar and vanilla markets cooler, milk powder values converge

Prices for Madagascan vanilla and Bolivian Brazil nuts eased back while sugar futures also lost ground last week. Firmer than expected wheat and soybean prices offered some support to corn futures. Meanwhile European prices of skimmed milk powder (SMP) and lamb are edging closer to values in New Zealand.

International Sugar

Futures Review: Slow price momentum for cocoa continues

Futures were a little lower again in mostly consolidation trade for both New York and London.

Cocoa Futures
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