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Alternative approaches to achieve a living income: A roadmap for flexible premiums, Huetz-Adams, Friedel , Alternative approaches to increase the income of cocoa farmers, April 2017, Bonn, (2017) , (Practical Publication)
Improving sustainability in cocoa and coffee, van Rijn, Fedes, and Ingram Verina , December 2016, Wageningen, (2016) , (Practical Publication)
CocoaAction Monitoring & Evaluation Guide, , 05/2016, (2016) , (Practical Publication)
Cocoa fact sheet, Wegner, Lucia , 04/2012, The Hague, p.12, (2012) , (Practical Publication)
A touch of cocoa Baseline study of six UTZ-Solidaridad cocoa projects in Ghana, Weerts, Yuca, and al Lan Ge et , 07/2013, The Hague, p.183, (2013) , (Practical Publication)

Determination of Cocoa Prices in Cameroon, Nigeria, Ghana, Côte d’Ivoire and Indonesia

TitleDetermination of Cocoa Prices in Cameroon, Nigeria, Ghana, Côte d’Ivoire and Indonesia
Publication TypeReport
Year of Publication2017
AuthorsLaven, Anna, and Buunk Eelco
InstitutionSEO and KIT
Keywordsgovernance, income, price formation, transparency

This Appendix to the report “Market Concentration and Price Formation in the Global Cocoa Value Chain” presents the results of the qualitative fieldwork and elaborates on pricing mechanisms in five cocoa producing countries and how public-private interactions have developed over time. For each of the five countries we discuss the following aspects:
 The production chain
 Market developments
 Price mechanisms
 Market concentration
 Negotiation
 Farm-gate price


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