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Cameroon Average Cocoa-Export Price Drops 2.3% in Week

January 24, 2012

Jan. 24 (Bloomberg) -- Cameroon’s average cocoa-export price at the main port of Douala decreased by 2.3 percent to 1,097 CFA francs ($2.17) a kilogram (2.2 pounds) during the week to Jan. 23, according to data from the Cocoa and Coffee Board sent in a mobile-phone text message today.

The following is a table of the free-on-board export rates at the port in CFA francs per kilogram. Cameroon is Africa’s fourth-biggest cocoa producer.

--Editor: Emily Bowers

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