1. Home
  2. Africa
  3. West Africa
  4. Côte d’Ivoire
  • News

Ivorian exporters say cocoa arriving at warehouses

Exporters in the Ivorian ports of Abidjan and San Pedro trucks loaded with cocoa had started unloading beans at their warehouses on Wednesday following the ending of a nine-day blockade by cocoa farmers, Reuters reported.

It quoted one exporter as saying he had received 300 mt of beans Wednesday morning. It said trucks were seen delivering beans to the privately owned Ivorian cocoa and coffee trading firm, SIFCA.

This article was produced by IRIN News while it was part of the United Nations Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs. Please send queries on copyright or liability to the UN. For more information: https://shop.un.org/rights-permissions

Share this article
Join the discussion

Become a member of The New Humanitarian

Support our journalism and become more involved in our community. Help us deliver informative, accessible, independent journalism that you can trust and provides accountability to the millions of people affected by crises worldwide.