Please find below some data on cocoa bean production and estimated land area planted with cocoa trees for 2001/02 in Côte d'Ivoire, Ghana and Nigeria. A rough estimate of the yield per hectare can be calculated using these figures:
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2001/02 Côte d'Ivoire Ghana Nigeria
Production (tonnes) 1,265,000 340,600 170,000
Land area (hectares) 2,350,000 1,212,000 607,000
Trends in global supply and demand for cocoa. International Cocoa Organization, (EX/116/7), 20 February 2003
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