Climate change threatens cocoa production in West Africa

PUBLISHED: Fri, 15 Jun 2018 15:00:59 GMT
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Cote d’Ívoire is the world’s largest producer of cocoa and unseasonal weather may be disruptive for the country’s cocoa production and economy. CNBC Africa spoke to Ecobank’s Head of Research Edward George, about the threatening factors for cocoa production in West Africa.

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