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24-06-2020
COCOBOD HAS RECEIVED PROPOSALS FOR THE US$1.3BILLION SYNDICATED LOAN FACILITY

The Ghana Cocoa Board (COCOBOD), has received proposals from a number of international banks to raise funds for its annual syndicated loan and is presently engaged in the usual negotiations which follow such proposals before reaching an agreement.


It is expected that the cocoa authority and its financing partners will complete negotiations and sign an agreement in September this year. ...

22-06-2020
COCOBOD TO LAUNCH US$600 MILLION SYNDICATED LOAN FACILITY ON TUESDAY AT ALISA HOTEL

The Ghana Cocoa Board (COCOBOD) will on Tuesday, 23rd June 2020 hold a ceremony at the Alisa Swiss Spirit Hotel in Accra, to officially launch the US$600 million syndicated loan facility which it signed with some Development Finance Institutions (DFI) to provide funding for various investment projects within Ghana’s cocoa industry.


The institutions providing the funds include the Japa...

14-05-2020
COCOBOD RECEIVES COVID-19 RELIEF ITEMS FROM MONDELEZ FOR COCOA FARMER

Ghana Cocoa Board (COCOBOD) has received several items from Mondelez International, one of the world’s leading chocolate companies to fight the spread of the deadly corona virus disease in cocoa communities.


The items, worth Four Hundred and Fifty Four Thousand Ghana Cedis (GHc454,000), include 460 veronica buckets, 460 techy taps, thermometer guns, 3700 litres of hand sanitizers and...

06-05-2020
COCOBOD CHIEF EXECUTIVE INSPECTS ONGOING MASS PRUNING EXERCISE ON COCOA FARMS

The Chief Executive of the Ghana Cocoa Board (COCOBOD), Hon. Joseph Boahen Aidoo has embarked on a three-day field inspection and farmer-engagement tour of some cocoa communities in two of the crop-producing regions.



During the tour, he will inspect several farms to familiarise himself with the progress of the mass pruning exercise, which usually starts in the first quarter of each ...