Cocoa: IDH Ivory Coast

Cocoa from the Ivory Coast

The true price of a kilo of certified cocoa beans is €6,30, compared to conventional cocoa which has a true price of €7,12.

Location: Ivory Coast
Year: 2016
Description: True Price executed an extensive impact measurement and valuation project for cocoa in the Ivory Coast, a value chain where IDH executes sustainability programs. The study compared the social and environmental costs of conventional vs. certified production. The study attributed impacts on farm and retail level.
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