First CoEx Bean Auction
Organizers: Cocoa of Excellence Programme, Chocoa, Daarnhouwer
Venue: Chocoa, Beurs van Berlage, Amsterdam
Date: February 23rd, 2018
Lots auctioned: bean lots from Colombia, Madagascar and Tanzania which were previous ICA winners in 2015 and 2017
The profits fully goes to the cocoa producers and will be used to finance projects supporting women in cocoa producing countries (Microcredit, support to orphanage, women cooperatives): 878 € in total!!
There was no commission for auctioneer, CoEx, Chocoa, Daarnhouwer.
Colombia, Tumaco, Red Cacaotera - 2015 ica (code 059/15)
Harvest year 2017
Bags of 58 Kg
Starting price : 174 Euro
Final price : 500 Euro.
Madagascar, Mava Sa, Ferme D'ottange - 2017 ICA (Code 118/17)
Same lot that won ICA - bags of 65 Kg
Starting price : 308 Euro
Final price : 480 Euro
Tanzania, Kokoa Kamili - 2017 ICA (Code 058/17)
Different lot that won ICA - bags of 63 Kg
Starting price : 270 Euro
Final price : 650 Euro.