CashewWest Africa is a major cashew producer: Nine countries in the region generate 35-40% of global production, and Côte d’Ivoire, Guinea-Bissau, and Benin are among the world’s top five exporters of raw cashew nuts.

Working closely with the African Cashew Alliance (ACA), the Trade Hub is improving productivity and processing capacity for firms in Benin, Burkina Faso, Côte d’Ivoire, and Ghana. We work to:

  • Increase the value of exports and ensure that the region’s nuts are increasingly branded by source.
  • Encourage the ACA to expand cashew processing by women-owned companies.
  • Improve the ACA’s ability to gather and deliver cashew product data to its members and strengthen member-based organizations’ capacity to support producers.
  • Advise on the creation of more environmentally friendly production and waste disposal systems.
    Enhance local processors’ management capacity.
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