Ghana Export Promotion Authority has partnered the African Coconut Group to launch the 2nd International Coconut Festival at the Atuabo Gas Complex, Ellembelle, Western Region.
Delivering her opening remarks via virtual means, Dr Asabea Asare intimated that with the right support from partner institutions, the coconut industry should be able to achieve an expected annual revenue of Usd2.8 billion in exports. Other key personalities in the coconut value chain, including Hon. Kobina Okyere-Darko, Western Regional Minister who chaired the event, pledged their institutional support to grow value addition in the coconut industry.
The 2nd International Coconut Festival is themed: “Repositioning Ghana’s Coconut sector for accelerated industrialization agenda” and will take place from Sep 20-24, 2022 at the Accra International Conference Centre.