PRESS & INDUSTRY NEWS
Determined to promote trade and help businesses in the beverage sector to grow and thrive by connecting them to the right prospects; Zenith Exhibitions will hold the Chocolate, Coffee, and Tea (CCT) West Africa Exhibition and Conference from the 6th of October to the 7th of October, 2021. Read more
The event will focus on the beverage sector which occupies a very large part of the food manufacturing industry in Nigeria, where the chocolate, coffee, and tea markets are one of the biggest in Africa. Read more
Nigeria, others to earn $7.41bn from cocoa
Nigeria and three other countries are expected to grab $7.41 billion or 70 per cent of the $10.59 billion cocoa output in this year.It was learnt that total cocoa beans output would reach 4.8 million tonnes this year as demand for chocolate, cocoa beverages, butter, paste and powder rises in the global market.
Specialists, association suggest ways to make cocoa highest forex earner in Nigeria
Cocoa Farmers’ Association of Nigeria (CFAN), breeders and administrators have challenged the government to revive cocoa production as a top foreign exchange earner with proactive interventions.