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Will Ebola impact Cocoa price?

Ebola has largely been confined to Sierra Leone, Guinea and Liberia, which produce relatively smaller amount of cocoa. But Ivory Coast shares borders with these countries and the threat of the disease impacting the transportation has the world worried. Before

Cocoa prices rise to 28-month high

Cocoa for delivery in March on ICE Futures U.S. rose as high as $2,933 a ton, the highest price for the most actively traded contract since Sept. 8, 2011. The trigger for the current price surge has been the sharp

Cocoa market shortage: 23-month high rally

Cocoa reached a 23-month high in New York, extending the biggest gain since August, as rain threatens to hamper harvesting andĀ supplies are set to trail demand according to the International Cocoa Organisation which forecasts a deficit in the next four

Cocoa beans supply shortfall

Cocoa prices are up 21% so far in the third quarter, outperforming broad commodity indexes. The cost of one kilogram of chocolate in the U.S. is expected to hit a record $12.25 this year, a 45% increase from 2007, according

Cocoa prices down again

Cocoa prices fell at their lowest since January 2012, after falling by 13% over the past two-and-a-half months. Investors fear an abundance of beans on the market due to the rain forecasted in the coming days in Ivory Coast. On