Abidjan, 10 October 2023 – At its 108th Ordinary Session, the International Cocoa Council, following the recommendation of the ICCO Ad-hoc Panel on Fine Flavor Cocoa, held on June 13-14, 2023, has amended Annex C as shown in the table below. This “Annex C” replaces the previous version as amended by the Council at its 34th Special Session in December 2020.
|Countries||Share of total exports of the country classified as fine and flavour cocoa|
|Dominican Republic||a/; b/|
|Papua New Guinea||80%|
|Trinidad and Tobago||100%|
|Venezuela, Bolivarian Rep. of||a/|
a/ Fine or Flavour cocoa bean exports are present, but the Panel is not able at this time to evaluate and determine a percentage.
b/ The Dominican Republic will be invited to present its country dossier to the Panel at a later stage.