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    Cashew Production Booms in Ivory Coasti
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    Emilie Iob
    February 23, 2016 4:36 PM
    Ivory Coast is cashing in on cashew nuts. Over the past ten years, the country increased its production by 400 percent, and recently overtook India as the world's top cashew nut producer. But the sector remains challenged by the lack of domestic processing capacity, which impacts its revenues. Emilie Iob reports from Abidjan.

    Cashew Production Booms in Ivory Coast

    Published February 23, 2016

    Ivory Coast is cashing in on cashew nuts. Over the past ten years, the country increased its production by 400 percent, and recently overtook India as the world's top cashew nut producer. But the sector remains challenged by the lack of domestic processing capacity, which impacts its revenues. Emilie Iob reports from Abidjan.


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