(Special for CAFS) Ghana, Cote d'Ivoire propose cocoa floor price at 2,600 USD per ton
Contributed by NAMPA / Xinhua.
ACCRA, June 12 (Xinhua) -- Stakeholders in the cocoa industry agreed here on Wednesday to the 2,600 U.S. dollars floor price for a ton of cocoa as proposed by Ghana and its western neighbor Cote d'Ivoire, the world's two largest cocoa producers.
This followed two days of negotiations at a stakeholders engagement in the Ghanaian capital.
"The proposed 2,600 dollars floor price was accepted by all stakeholders," said Joseph Boahen Aidoo, chief executive officer of Ghana Cocoa Board (COCOBOD).