The current review reports on price movements on the international markets during the month of September 2007. Chart I shows the evolution of the ICCO daily prices in September; Chart II illustrates price movements on the London and New York markets as well as the ICCO daily prices from July to September 2007;
Chart III shows end-of-month stocks in licensed warehouses in the US and the arbitrage spread between the LIFFE and the ICE futures markets.
NOTE: in January 2007, the Intercontinental Exchange (ICE) acquired the New York Board of Trade (NYBOT), which is now known as "ICE Futures U.S.".
International Cocoa Organization
London W5 1YY
Tel: +44 (0)20 8991 6000
Fax: +44 (0)20 8997 4372
The ICCO International Cocoa Agreement is available to download in Acrobat PDF format.
The procedures for becoming a member of the International Cocoa Organization are provided in Articles 52 to 57 of the International Cocoa Agreement, 2010.
The ICCO is co-operating with other institutions on the development and implementation of projects aimed at improving the structural conditions of cocoa. If you wish to know more about these projects, you can visit the Projects home page.