Entries by MrBak

February 2008 Quarterly Bulletin of Cocoa Statistics

The International Cocoa Organization today releases its first forecasts for 2007/08 and revised estimates for the 2006/2007 cocoa year of world production, grindings and stocks of cocoa beans, summarized below. The data published in issue No. 1 – Volume XXXIV –  Cocoa year 2007/08 of the Quarterly Bulletin of Cocoa Statistics, reflect the most recent […]

Round Table on Sustainable Cocoa (RTSC), follow up to the Accra meeting

At its 31st Special Session, the International Cocoa Council approved the establishment of an independent Working Group on Sustainable Cocoa, facilitated by the ICCO Secretariat. The Working Group will consist of governments of producing and consuming countries, the European Commission, selected NGOs and trade and industry associations, the ICCO Spokespersons for Producers and Consumers and […]

Ad hoc Panel on Fine or Flavour Cocoa

An Ad hoc Panel of experts on fine or flavour cocoa met on 18 January 2008 in London to review Annex “C” of the International Cocoa Agreement, 2001. This Annex provides an overview of the producing countries that are recognized as exporting either exclusively or partially fine or flavour cocoa. The list of countries exporting […]

Monthly Review of the Cocoa Market Situation, December 2007

The current review reports on price movements on the international markets for the month of December 2007.  Chart I illustrates price movements on the London (LIFFE) and New York (ICE Futures U.S.) markets. Chart II shows the evolution of the ICCO daily prices denominated in U.S. dollars and SDRs for the period from October to […]

Monthly Review of the Cocoa Market Situation, November 2007

The current review reports on price movements on the international markets for the month of November 2007.  Chart I shows the evolution of the ICCO daily prices in November, in US dollars and SDRs. Chart II illustrates price movements on the London and New York markets as well as the ICCO daily prices from September […]

Last Quarterly Bulletin of Cocoa Statistics

The ICCO today released QBCS No 4 Vol XXXIII — Cocoa Year 2006/07 containing its revised estimates for the 2006/07 cocoa year of world production, grindings and stocks of cocoa beans.  The data published in this issue reflect the most recent information available to the Secretariat as at mid-November 2007. Summary of forecasts and revised […]

Monthly Review of the Cocoa Market Situation, Oct 2007

The current review reports on price movements on the international markets for the month of October 2007.  Chart I shows the evolution of the ICCO daily prices in October, in US dollars and SDRs. Chart II illustrates price movements on the London and New York markets as well as the ICCO daily prices from August […]

Monthly Review of the Cocoa Market Situation, Sept 2007

The current review reports on price movements on the international markets during the month of September 2007.  Chart I shows the evolution of the ICCO daily prices in September; Chart II illustrates price movements on the London and New York markets as well as the ICCO daily prices from July to September 2007; Chart III […]

OUTCOME of the Round Table meeting: The “ACCRA AGENDA”

The Round Table meeting, facilitated by ICCO, and generously sponsored by the Ghana Cocoa Board and the Dutch Ministry of Agriculture, Nature and Food Quality, brought together a unique mix of over 200 participants from 25 countries, representing a broad range of perspectives. The views of all participants were engaged through a series of Focus […]