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  • Ghana: 2015 crop farm-gate price at 2.7 cedi (GHS) per kg

    Mar 21st, 2015

    According to the information from VINACAS partner in Africa, a meeting in Accra between the Ghanaian cashew stakeholders organized by the Ministry of Agriculture and Ghanaian Cashew Association decided the floor purchase price (farm-gate price) of raw cashew nut in shell for the crop 2015 at 2.7 cedi (GHS) per kg.This minimum price is equivalent to 450 FCFA per kg or 730 USD per metric tonne.  The above price of Ghana was much higher than the fixed floor price in Ivory Coast (275 FCFA per kg), Mali (250 FCFA per kg) and Benin (225 FCFA per kg).


    Source: VINACAS