Ivory Coast targets coffee production of 400,000 T by 2020

ABIDJAN (Reuters) – Ivory Coast aims to produce four times as much coffee as its current annual output of around 100,000 tonnes by 2020 under a new development plan, the agriculture minister said late on Monday. "The government will dedicate 8 billion CFA francs ($15 million) to relaunch the coffee sector," Mamadou Sangafowa Coulibaly said. "We hope coffee production in Ivory Coast can reach 400 …

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