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In February, 121,000 tons of cocoa exported from the Côte d'Ivoire

Côte d'Ivoire. 21 March 2017

In February 2017, more than 121,000 tonnes of cocoa were exported by Bolloré Transport & Logistics teams in Côte d'Ivoire. An exceptional result despite a difficult international environment due to the global decrease in cocoa prices.

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The good weather conditions for the harvest benefited our customers, the main local players in the cocoa industry, including Barry Callebaut, Cargill, Touton Négoce and UNICAO.

Bolloré Transport & Logistics regularly invests in logistics facilities for the export of agricultural products and raw materials. Especially with the construction of new warehouses. To date, 300,000 sqm are available between the ports of Abidjan and San Pedro. Our offer comprises a comprehensive range of logistics services, including local transportation, warehousing and management of the export process for these raw materials. Bolloré Logistics supports exports by providing specific services for the beans (stacking, separation, sorting, classification by colour, bulk processing, bag services and consolidation), and financial services to manage inventory.

Aware that Cote d’Ivoire is banking on the development of Agriculture and the repurposing of raw agricultural materials, Bolloré Transport & Logistics is supporting this movement with an increased presence in this key sector of the economy.