Tag Archives: Cocoa

National: Ghana’s cocoa not banned – EU Ambassador

The European Union Ambassador, Irchad Razaarly, says there is no ban on Ghana’s cocoa into the European market as speculated in the media space. “We want more cocoa, and we are supporting Ghana and Cote d’Ivoire to produce cocoa and other commodities in a socially and environmentally sustainable manner,” he …

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COCOBOD to hand over rehabilitated Cocoa farms to farmers

Ghana Cocoa Board (COCOBOD) will soon begin the process of handing over the management of rehabilitated cocoa farms to their farm owners. This comes after a successful two-year-long rehabilitation of hundreds of acres of Cocoa Swollen Shoot Viral Disease (CSSVD) infected farms, under the COCOBOD, and Government funded Cocoa Rehabilitation …

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President commissions cocoa processing plant in Tema

President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo Friday commissioned a US$13 million cocoa processing plant expansion of the Cargill Cocoa Processing Company in the Tema Free Zones enclave. The investment is expected to increase the company’s cocoa-grinding capability by 20 per cent to match growing consumer demands for cocoa powder. The expanded …

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