The ICCO constantly follows and analyses the world cocoa market. Each quarter, recent developments in the market are reviewed, together with longer-term trends and forecasts. Any findings resulting from studies and analyses are subsequently translated into recommendations and action.
The genus Theobroma originated millions of years ago in South America, to the east of the Andes. Find out all about growing, harvesting, processing, trading and shipping cocoa from our overview of the industry. We also list the companies that are world's largest chocolate manufacturers.
The ICCO's Monthly Review of the Cocoa Market Situation reports on the latest developments on the international cocoa futures markets, as well as on the supply and demand for cocoa beans and other factors influencing the cocoa trade and current prices.
|Previous Prices||18 Dec 2014||17 Dec 2014|
|ICCO daily price (SDRs/tonne)||2054.44||2015.71|
|ICCO daily price (US$/tonne)||2992.68||2952.92|
|London futures (£ sterling/tonne)||1945.00||1922.33|
|New York futures (US$/tonne)||2943.00||2901.33|
The Statistics Section carries out various studies on the cocoa market, some of which can be found on the statistics web page: