21 December 1999
Ivory Coast growers call off strike
INDUSTRIAL action by cocoa growers in the Ivory Coast over low world cocoa prices has been cancelled following progress on their demands.
The Collective of Ivory Coast Producers, which halted the transport of cocoa to ports last month, had called for the resumption of the blockade because the government had not honoured certain commitments.
- Protest threat to Ivory Coast cocoa, FWi, 03 December, 1999
- Financial Times 21/12/99 page 32