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Ivorian cocoa arrivals seen at 1,686,000 tons

ABIDJAN - Cocoa arrivals at ports in top grower Ivory Coast reached around 1,686,000 tons by Aug 9 since the start of the season on Oct. 1, exporters estimated on Monday, down from 1,690,000 tons in the same period the previous season. Exporters ...

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A farmer works in a cocoa farm at Guire, a village of Soubre, in southwestern Ivory Coast on June 11. REUTERS/Luc Gnago

 

ABIDJAN - Cocoa arrivals at ports in top grower Ivory Coast reached around 1,686,000 tons by Aug 9 since the start of the season on Oct. 1, exporters estimated on Monday, down from 1,690,000 tons in the same period the previous season.

Exporters estimated around 13,000 tons of beans were delivered to the West African state's two ports of Abidjan and San Pedro between Aug 3 and Aug 9 down from 22,000 tons during the same period last year.

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