Revision of Annex “C” of the International Cocoa Agreement (ICA), 2010

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
Brazil 100%
Cameroun a/
Colombia 80%
Costa Rica 100%
Dominican Republic a/; b/
Ecuador 75%
El Salvador 100%
Ghana a/
Grenada 100%
Haiti 10%
Indonesia 10%
Jamaica 100%
Madagascar 100%
Malaysia a/
Nicaragua 80%
Papua New Guinea 80%
Peru 75%
Trinidad and Tobago 100%
Venezuela, Bolivarian Rep. of a/
Vietnam 80%

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.