Ghana Cocoa Board signs 25th facility

Ghana Cocoa Board has signed its annual financing for its cocoa harvest at $1.3bn with 24 lenders, the 25th time the organisation has done the facility.

  • By Bianca Boorer
  • 20 Sep 2017

The 11 month pre-export receivables-backed trade finance facility was arranged by Rabobank, Crédit Agricole CIB, Natixis, Standard Bank and SMBC, along with the initial mandated lead arranger Ghana International Bank.

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