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Africa Investment Forum: Hackman Owusu-Agyemang on what the $600mn cocoa deal means for farmers

PUBLISHED: Tue, 12 Nov 2019 10:18:26 GMT

The Ghana Cocoa Board has signed a historic $600 million deal at the Africa Investment Forum. At present, with Africa accounting for only 2 per cent of a $120 billion annual global chocolate market, a boost like this could help Ghana take up a larger share of the cocoa value chain. The Chairman of the Ghana Cocoa Board, Hackman Owusu-Agyemang, spoke to CNBC Africa’s Kopano Gumbi.

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