Ghana, Ivory Coast seek loan to add value to cocoa 

GHANA - Ghana and Ivory Coast are seeking a joint US$1.2 billion loan facility from the African Development Bank (AfDB) to establish warehouses and set up chocolate manufacturing facilities, a senior Ghanaian government official has said. The plea is in response to the sharp decline of the price of cocoa on the world market, the…

Olam in Africa – Growing Influence in Grain Milling in West Africa

This article appeared in the March/April issue of Food Business Africa magazine With its origins in Africa, Olam International is a well-known commodity trading company. The company’s recent aggressive foray into food, milling and feed processing points to a company that will be a major player in Africa’s industry going forward Olam International’s announcement of…

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