As of January 1992, however, no substitute for cocoa butter will be allowed, which should increase the consumption of cocoa beans
in the country.
The fourth edition of Industrial Chocolate Manufacture and Use provides coverage of all major aspects of chocolate manufacture and use, from the growing of cocoa beans
to the packaging and marketing of the end product.
To secure a good quality and sustainable supply of cocoa beans
, Cargill has its own cocoa bean
sourcing operations for buying, handling and exporting of cocoa beans
in Brazil, Cameroon, Cote d'Ivoire and Indonesia.
are dried after fermentation in order to reduce the moisture content from about 60% to between 6-8% .
The Commission examined the effects of the merger on competition in the markets for (i) the procurement and supply of cocoa beans
, (ii) the supply of cocoa semi-finished products and (iii) the procurement and supply of green coffee beans.
But if consumers in emerging markets quickly develop a sweet tooth for chocolate, a severe shortage of cocoa beans
This facility, which is expected to be operational by mid-2014, will process approximately 70,000 metric tonnes of cocoa beans
into a broad range of tailored products for customers in the Asian market.
Research that chronicles flavor substances from processing of cocoa beans
to the melting of chocolate in the mouth could lead to a new genre of designer chocolates.
UINM 3050 is made solely from Cote d'Ivoire cocoa beans
processed at ADM Cocoa's UNICAO plant in Abidjan and it joins UINM 3000 and UINM 3025 in ADM Cocoa's range of UNICAO cocoa liquors.
ACTICOA cocoa beans
are selected according to strict criteria based on variety, origin and cultivation conditions.
Ghana's President Kufuor welcomed the Cadbury initiative but called on the company to also invest in processing cocoa beans
, thereby adding value to one of Ghana's most important exports.
The Bournville-based chocolate maker said a reliable supply of Ghanaian cocoa beans
was vital because they were used for all UK chocolate products to give them their distinctive taste.