This website is still under construction, hence some information may be incomplete. Please bear with us as we work to finalise the process.
Objectives and Functions of the Board
All these operations, handled by various subsidiaries and divisions of COCOBOD, are gracefully coordinated and blended together to yield good results for the cocoa industry and the national economy.
The functions of COCOBOD centre on the production, research, extension, internal and external marketing and quality control. The functions are classified into two main sectors; Pre-harvest and Post-harvest which are performed by specialised divisions of the Board.
The Post-harvest Sector functions are undertaken by the Quality Control Company Limited (QCCL) and the Cocoa Marketing Company (CMC) Limited.
The Post-harvest activities of COCOBOD start with quality control measures of QCC which farmers must observe to facilitate the acceptance of their produce at the buying centres by the licensed buying companies engaged in internal marketing of cocoa at the time.