World Supply and Demand of Cocoa
In Thousands of Metric Tons
Crop Year Beg Stocks Production Supply Grindings End Stocks Change
1985-6 531 1962 2474 1877 597 65
1986-7 597 1988 2565 1896 669 72
1987-8 669 2194 2841 2003 838 169
1988-9 838 2460 3273 2118 1155 317
1989-90 1155 2425 3556 2212 1343 188
1990-1 1343 2510 3828 2351 1476 133
1991-2 1476 2269 3723 2284 1439 -38
1992-3 1439 2360 3775 2421 1354 -85
1993-4 1354 2469 3798 2470 1329 -25
1994-5 1329 2352 3657 2482 1175 -153
1995-6 1175 2939 4085 2640 1445 269
1996-7 1445 2709 4127 2729 1397 -48
1997-8 1397 2655 4026 2779 1246 -151
1998-9* 1246 2829 4047 2713 1334 88
1999-00* 1334 3027 4331 2938 1393 59
2000-01* 1393 2783 4149 2940 1208 -185
*estimates
Major Producing Countries (2000) Major Consuming Countires (2000)
Country 1000 Metric Tons Country 1000 Metric Tons
Ivory Coast 1140 Netherlands 440
Ghana 440 U.S. 435
Indonesia 400 Cote d'Ivoire 270
Nigeria 170 Germany 225
Brazil 135 Brazil 202
Cameroon 115 UK 159
Equador 95 France 148
Columbia 38 Malaysia 102