Final dates! Join the tutor2u subject teams in London for a day of exam technique and revision at the cinema. Learn more

In the News

Commodity Prices - Cocoa Prices Surge to 40 Year High

Geoff Riley

18th January 2024

World prices for cocoa beans have surged to a forty-year high. Supply-side factors are largely to blame but so too is an increase in speculative demand in the future market as buyers scramble to secure dwindling supplies. Is a rise in price always good news for producers?

Commodity Prices - Cocoa Prices Surge to 40 Year High

Geoff Riley

Geoff Riley FRSA has been teaching Economics for over thirty years. He has over twenty years experience as Head of Economics at leading schools. He writes extensively and is a contributor and presenter on CPD conferences in the UK and overseas.

© 2002-2024 Tutor2u Limited. Company Reg no: 04489574. VAT reg no 816865400.