Cashew Industry News

The latest news from the African cashew industry.

29 Oct, 2019

Tanzanian Minister for Home Affairs Kangi Lugola on Sunday ordered police across the east African nation to launch a crackdown on cooperative unions’ officials who have swindled money released by the government to buy crops from...

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22 Oct, 2019

Togo's public authorities have established an inclusive federation for cashew to oversee the sector. At the head of the new institution that regroups producers, buyers, and processors is ...

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1 Oct, 2019

Nigeria’s agricultural export rose to N152.3 billion in the first six months of 2019 (January – June). This is reflected in the foreign trade reports released by the National Bureau Statistics (NBS) covering the...

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1 Oct, 2019

Cashewnut growers in the country have a reason to smile after the government yesterday unveiled a trans- parent system in commodity auctions to be used in the 2019/20 season with...

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1 Oct, 2019

With higher demand for organic products worldwide, a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) has been signed during the 3-day International Buyer-Seller Meet for agricultural products in Chhattisgarh where...

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26 Sep, 2019

On September 24, the African Cashew Alliance (ACA) organized another edition of the access to finance (A2F) forum for cashew processors in Cotonou, Benin in collaboration with BeninCaju (implemented by Technoserve Benin and CSR) and with the support of the Interprofession of the Cashew Value Chain (IFA), the forum welcomed 60 participants from...

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10 Sep, 2019

The ACA Secretariat invites applications from individual Consultants or firms  who are interested in being Expert on Economics of processing and Expert in Processing of cashew nuts and Management of the Cashew Master Training Programme (MTP).

Terms of Reference: MTP Expert on Economics of Processing

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28 Aug, 2019

International call for applications for the position of the Executive Secretary of the Consultative International Cashew Council (CICC)

Position: Executive Secretary of the Consultative International Cashew Council

The international call for application is launched...

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22 Aug, 2019

From 20-21 August the Cashew Interprofessional Committee of Burkina Faso (CIAB) organized a stakeholder consultation work session in a bid to discuss the latest decrees issued by the Burkinabe government. The decrees focus on the institution of a tax levy on the exports and re-exports of raw cashew nuts and the establishment of the Burkinabe...

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16 Aug, 2019

From 5-7 August, the African Cashew Alliance together with the cashew stakeholders of Mali organized the second edition of FOCAS in Bamako. This event was supported by the Projet d'Appui à la filière de l'Anacarde au Mali (PAFAM) and the Competitive Cashew Initiative (ComCashew).

Under the...

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