Statistics

Statistics

Cocoa Daily Prices

  • The ICCO daily price for cocoa beans is the average of the quotations of the nearest three active futures trading months on ICE Futures Europe (London) and ICE Futures US (New York) at the time of London close.
  • London prices are converted into United States dollars per tonne by using the current six-month forward rate of exchange in London at closing.
  • The time for shift to the next three-month period is the fifteenth of the month preceding the nearest active maturing month.
  • More detailed information is available in the Quarterly Bulletin of Cocoa Statistics published by ICCO.
wdt_ID Date London futures (£ sterling/tonne) New York futures (US$/tonne) ICCO daily price (US$/tonne) ICCO daily price (Euro/tonne)
1 03/10/1994 997.83 1,363.33 1,466.24 1,466.00
2 04/10/1994 995.50 1,358.33 1,462.28 1,462.00
3 05/10/1994 969.83 1,326.00 1,430.57 1,431.00
4 06/10/1994 971.83 1,322.33 1,430.32 1,430.00
5 07/10/1994 961.33 1,307.67 1,416.46 1,416.00
6 10/10/1994 961.83 1,308.00 1,413.73 1,414.00
7 11/10/1994 965.83 1,304.67 1,413.94 1,414.00
8 12/10/1994 962.33 1,305.00 1,411.61 1,412.00
9 13/10/1994 964.50 1,302.00 1,412.38 1,412.00
10 14/10/1994 960.00 1,306.67 1,415.50 1,416.00
Date

Note: 18/01/21 – New York Futures – Average of prices on the New York market on 15 and 19 January 2021.

Monthly Average

wdt_ID Month Euro/tonne US$/tonne
1 01/01/2005 1,181.00 1,549.13
2 01/02/2005 1,255.70 1,634.60
3 01/03/2005 1,331.45 1,757.59
4 01/04/2005 1,225.67 1,585.95
5 01/05/2005 1,190.52 1,511.39
6 01/06/2005 1,266.41 1,539.07
7 01/07/2005 1,237.38 1,489.01
8 01/08/2005 1,205.48 1,481.93
9 01/09/2005 1,227.36 1,504.16
10 01/10/2005 1,208.24 1,452.55
Month

Production of Cocoa Beans

Coverage

Data posted on this web page cover production of cocoa beans by the main producing/exporting countries for the last three cocoa years. The cocoa year runs from 1 October to 30 September.

Forecasts for the current cocoa year and more detailed information are available in the Quarterly Bulletin of Cocoa Statistics, published by ICCO.

Source/data collection methods

As published in the latest issue of the ICCO Quarterly Bulletin of Cocoa Statistics (QBCS).

These data are collected in numerous ways, primarily by sending questionnaires to countries (ministries of agriculture, ministries of trade, cocoa organisations, etc).

Other sources are libraries, Internet, trade organisations, specialist institutions and international news agencies.

Revision

The Statistics Section revises on a quarterly basis the cocoa beans production data. The posted table is updated in March, June, September and December.

Data on Grindings

Coverage

Data on grindings of cocoa beans posted on this web page cover the main grinding countries for the last three cocoa years. The cocoa year runs from 1 October to 30 September.

Detailed forecasts for the current cocoa year and more information are available in the Quarterly Bulletin of Cocoa Statistics, published by ICCO.

Source/data collection methods

As published in the latest issue of the ICCO Quarterly Bulletin of Cocoa Statistics (QBCS).

These data are collected in numerous ways, primarily by sending questionnaires to countries (ministries of agriculture, ministries of trade, cocoa organisations, etc).

Other sources are libraries, Internet, trade organisations, specialist institutions and international news agencies.

Revision

The Statistics Section revises on a quarterly basis the cocoa beans production data. The posted table is updated in March, June, September and December.

Monthly Review of the Market

The 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. The document is graphically illustrated with charts on price movements on the London (ICE Futures Europe) and New York (ICE Futures U.S.) markets and on the evolution of the ICCO daily prices denominated in U.S. dollars and SDRs.

Monthly Reviews

If you want more information, please visit the Monthly Review of the Market in the ICCO Documentation section.

Other Statistical Data

The Statistics Section carries out various studies on the cocoa market, some of which can be found on the statistics web page:

  • Assessment of the movements of global supply and demand, reviewing in detail the developments in the world cocoa market during the past ten years.
  • Report on the annual ICCO survey of cocoa bean stocks survey of warehouse-keepers to determine stocks of cocoa beans at the end of each cocoa year.
  • Assessment of world stocks of cocoa beans as at 30 September, contains information on recently published estimates of world cocoa bean stocks, assesses their accuracy and attempts to identify their location as at 30 September of each cocoa year.