|Previous Prices||19 Jan 2017||18 Jan 2017|
|ICCO daily price (SDRs/tonne)||1612.07||1648.62|
|ICCO daily price (US$/tonne)||2181.78||2235.07|
|London futures (£ sterling/tonne)||1779.00||1818.00|
|New York futures (US$/tonne)||2161.33||2222.00|
The importance of improving cocoa quality through the chain has been clearly recognized through the work of the Consultative Board and the Expert Working Group on Food safety, Cocoa Productivity and Quality and this has been highlighted in the "Total Quality" Project.
This project, which was implemented on a pilot basis in Côte d'Ivoire for three years, aimed at achieving "total quality" through traceability and improvement of the efficiency of the supply chain.