Sustainable, ethical global cocoa bean suppliers
Our role is to bring two parties together, and enable a productive partnership between Ghanaian cocoa bean producers, and businesses around the world. We are reliable cocoa importers worldwide, supplying industry, wholesalers, and small businesses across the globe with premium quality cocoa beans. With our cohesive and dependable approach, and dedication to excellence and integrity, we are here to make the process as hassle-free as possible.
Ghana Cocoa Marketing Company UK Ltd (CMC) exists to facilitate and improve cocoa trade transactions between the Cocoa Marketing Company Ghana Ltd and its clients across the world. We do this by creating a conducive platform through which our clients interface with us. Our uniqueness is the excellent supply of premium quality cocoa beans which makes us stand tall in the global cocoa economy. We are committed to creating value through excellent cocoa trade systems.
At the heart of Ghana's cocoa industry since 1957
CMC UK Ltd a subsidiary of the Cocoa Marketing Company Ghana Limited has earned the reputation, trust and respect of our clients within the global cocoa economy for having a great operation structure, people and for providing excellent service to our clients through the sale and delivery of quality cocoa beans from Ghana.
Aside from this, as sustainable cocoa importers, we bring along passion, pride and an excellent service ethos to our operations.
It is our conviction that the interests of our clients, employees, financial stakeholders, supply chain partners and the general society are best served by our high-quality standards through the value chain. This makes us stand out among our competing peers. Our supply chain has various opportunities for investment and initiating a discussion may lead to a potential business relationship to our mutual benefit.
Standing tall in the cocoa community
We are reliable and ethical cocoa importers and our core corporate values reflect how we interact with our clients, our colleagues, and our communities. Each stakeholder is held accountable for the role they play in creating a company that stands tall within the global cocoa economy.
Our business rests on these four core values:
We execute our business in a very transparent and honest manner with fairness to all our clients. None of our operations is shrouded in secrecy.
We appreciate, care, respect, show compassion and humane to our colleagues and clients across the globe, and ensure what we do benefit the communities we serve.
We continue to supply the highest quality of cocoa beans through ensuring the daily routine work along the value chain is of the highest standards. This also reflect in the services we provide.
We work cohesively with our colleagues in CMC Ghana Ltd and the Ghana Cocoa Board and with our clients and partners around the globe to build strong relationships based on tolerance, understanding and mutual co-operation and respect.
Operating with accountability
We are responsible cocoa importers, and sensitive to the countries, communities and environments in which we work, always ensuring we invest back into the communities and people in diverse ways. Since the 2016/17 cocoa session, the industry has seen significant decline in prices. However, CMC UK with its parent organisations (CMC Ghana Ltd and Ghana Cocoa Board) in Ghana has demonstrated the strength of respecting its core values. There are indication of this trend may continue in the short-term but we have the talent and determination to overcome it.
The added value of working with CMC-UK is the fact that we collaborate with hundreds of partners and affiliates within the cocoa industry. When you work with us at CMC-UK you are likely to broaden your network and connections. This will give you the opportunity to reach out to industry leaders and in the cocoa growing sector and build relationships.
Here are some of the associations that we are affiliated to:
The International Cocoa Organization (ICCO) is a global organization, composed of both cocoa producing and cocoa consuming member countries. Now located in Abidjan, Côte d'Ivoire, the ICCO was established in 1973.
The FCC was established to serve the growing trade in physical cocoa. Our aim is to develop a single robust commercial framework for the cocoa market, to achieve contract harmonisation and provide supporting services and education programmes.
Cocoa is a valuable crop that is a vital part of cultures around the world, and essential to the livelihoods of 40-50 million people. Learn more about cocoa and the people who grow it.
The Cocoa Merchants' Association of America, Inc. (“CMAA”) was started in 1924 as the main cocoa trade association. The founding members were importers and end users of cocoa beans in the USA.
The International Coffee Organization (ICO) is the main intergovernmental organization for coffee, bringing together exporting and importing Governments to tackle the challenges facing the world coffee sector through international cooperation.
The Alliance of Cocoa Producing Countries (COPAL) is an intergovernmental organization instituted in January 1962 by representatives of the governments of five cocoa producing countries in the city of Abidjan, Ivory Coast.
The Ghana High Commission UK is positioned to co-ordinate, promote and protect the national interest of Ghana within the United Kingdom and the Republic of Ireland.
The main goal of the Forestry Commission is to promote timber trade as well as seek investments opportunities in forest plantation, wildlife, ecotourism and other sectors in Ghana.
Ghana International Bank is focused on treasury and global markets, trade finance, corporate and institutional banking, retail and small business banking, correspondent banking, and payment solutions.