Ghana has not failed to secure a buyer for its 2020/21 cocoa beans – COCOBOD

July 23, 2019 The Ghana Cocoa Board has dismissed a report suggesting that Ghana failed to secure buyers for its 2020/2021 cocoa beans. According to the report by Bloomberg, Ghana failed to secure buyers...

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Ghana, Cote d’Ivoire resume sale of cocoa beans

July 19, 2019 Forward sale of 2020/21 cocoa beans from Ghana and Côte d’Ivoire has resumed. It follows the cancellation of a suspension that was enforced by the two countries on June 11, 2019, a...

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Cocoa prices soar as Ghana, Cote d’Ivoire threaten supply cut

June 13, 2019 Cocoa prices rose sharply on Wednesday after key producers Cote d’Ivoire and Ghana threatened to stop selling their production to buyers unwilling to meet a minimum price. The threat...

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Ghana, Côte d’Ivoire propose US$2,600 as maiden floor price for cocoa beans

June 12, 2019 Ghana and Cote d’Ivoire have resolved not to sell their cocoa on the international market if they fail to obtain proposed price for the produce. The two countries, which supply more...

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Government maintains GH¢7,600 for cocoa – In the face of free fall of producer price

December 6, 2018 The decision by the government to maintain the producer price of cocoa, which is US$1,808 in the face of the free fall of the commodity in the international market no doubt, can be...

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President Akufo-Addo attends conference in Berlin on G-20 compact with Africa

October 29, 2018 President Akufo-Addo departed Ghana on Saturday (October 27) for a conference on the G-20 Compact with Africa, taking place in Berlin, Germany between October 29-31. A statement from the...

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Shippers cut cocoa export freight charge by 9.4%

October 3, 2018 Shippers ferrying Ghana’s cocoa exports to Europe will cut their freight charges by 9.4 percent for the October-September season to compensate the country for recent global bean price...

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Ghana, Cote d’Ivoire to announce floor price for Cocoa on Oct 1

September 27, 2018 Ghana and Cote d’Ivoire will, for the first time, jointly announce the price of cocoa for the 2018/2019 crop season in October this year. The move comes on the back of an agreement...

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