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The Slowest Growing Economies So many different products can be made from cocoa. Cocoa therefore is important in job creation as it is used for many of the world’s biggest industries. Take the chocolate industry as an example. In 2016, the global chocolate market alone is projected to be worth nearly $100 billion. Although the top cocoa processing countries are in the temperate regions of the world, most of the top 10 cocoa-producing countries are in warm, wet climates. In this connection, 1-which of the following African countries is the largest cocoa producer in the world? 1. Cote d’Voire, 2. Ghana, 3. Cameroon and 4.Nigeria. 2-Which of the following countries is the largest per capita consumer of chocolate candy in the world? 1. USA, 2. France, 3. Switzerland and 4. The U.K. ANSWERS 1- Cote d’Ivoire supplying about 30 percent of the world’s total cocoa is the number producer of cocoa In the world. Companies like Nestle and Cadbury receive much of their cocoa from the Ivory Coast and Cocoa alone is responsible for almost two-thirds of the trade revenue coming into the nation. 2- Switzerland is the largest per capita consumer of Chocolate candy in the world, as the average Swiss eats nearly 20 pounds of chocolate candy per year. That's a lot of Chocolate, compared to about 9.5 pounds in the United States.

 

Posted: Aug 31st, 2016 @ 03:07:37 AM