How does the world market for cocoa work?

You have always wondered which rules the world market for cocoa follows? How it develops and how the world market price is formed? Do you think that all this sounds pretty complicated and you do not feel like fighting your way through thick tomes? This blog post offers you a short and sweet explanation!

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How does the cocoa market in Ghana work?

In the last blog post we explained how the world market price for cocoa is formed. Now you're probably wondering which factors influence the price paid to the cocoa farmers* of our partner cooperative Yayra Glover? And what do fluctuations of the world market price mean for cocoa farmers? Let's continue with some concise answers!

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Used office furniture and your favorite chocolate – it’s a match!

You have always been wondering what's going on in a chocolate brand office? And you also always wanted to know how ecologically the employees of the perhaps fairest chocolate in the world live? Then why don’t you accompany us to our office in Munich for a day and see what we are doing (apart from eating chocolate)?

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A hand full of hope: The smith and the five cocoa beans

The victory of cocoa in Africa started with Tetteh Quarshie. Legend has it that he secretly brought the cocoa to Ghana and, by doing so, laid the foundation for one of the most important Ghanaian and African export products. Nevertheless, the history of cocoa cultivation in Ghana goes deeper than the legend would lead one to assume.

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Fairafrics Munich office

You have always been wondering what's going on in a chocolate brand office? And you also always wanted to know how ecologically the employees of the perhaps fairest chocolate in the world live? Then why don’t you accompany us to our office in Munich for a day and see what we are doing (apart from eating chocolate)?

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