Futures Contract

Why are adoption rates for sustainability training so low? Scientists weigh in. ©GettyImages/RomoloTavani

Scientists weigh in

Modern times: What’s holding back tech advances in cocoa?

By Oliver Nieburg

Chocolate companies should rethink cocoa sustainability programs to reverse low adoption rates for training and technology, says The Scientific Committee of the International Symposium on Cocoa Research.

CME Group touts benefits of cocoa futures contract that mimics the physical market

What's in CME Group's new cocoa futures contract for processors?

By Oliver Nieburg

Cocoa processors now have access to a futures contract that specifies the quality and physical delivery of cocoa in the same conventions as are used in the underlying cocoa market that they are active in, according to CME Group, the exchange behind the...