COCOA Marketing Company (Ghana) Ltd

The CMC is the world's largest single Seller and Exporter of premium cocoa from origin. Our customers are assured of cocoa with that exceeds the rigorous industry standards and meets the unique taste, texture and appearance of premium quality cocoa. Our local and international network gives us control over the domestic supply chain and also gives us reach in the international market.

The GCMC (UK) Limited, our wholly owned subsidiary Company in London has geographical proximity to key markets in Europe and the rest of the world. At the local level, our operational centres in Tema, Takoradi and Kumasi gives us up-to-the minute information and control over the supply chain. The superior quality specification of our product and technical skill of our staff keep the CMC at the forefront of marketing in the international arena.

CMC as a wholly subsidiary of the Ghana Cocoa Board,was established in 1961 to perform the following functions.

  • To Promote, Sell and Deliver Ghana's Cocoa to both local cocoa processors and the international traders and processors.
  • To take delivery of and to store Ghana's cocoa at its designated warehouses in Tema, Takoradi and Kumasi take-over centres.
  • To support the financing of Ghana's cocoa sector by facilitating the annual syndicated loan arrangements and to ensure that sale proceeds are collected towards the repayment of the loan.

The Cocoa Marketing Company employs people, stationed in Accra, Tema, Takoradi and Kumasi. The Company is committed to innovation in its business processes and collaborates effectively with stakeholders to meet the social, economic and environmental challenges of today's business environment.


Our vision is of CMC as a world-class company within Ghanas cocoa industry, with global reputation for professionalism, skill and efficiency.


Be a leader in cocoa marketing by delivering value and satisfaction to our customers.

  • Be a world-class institution within Ghana's cocoa industry by delivering effective sales and promotion of Ghana's cocoa.
  • Operate a global standard logistics and documentation systems in cocoa taking-over, cocoa warehousing, shipping and collection of proceeds for Ghana's cocoa.
  • Manage Ghana's cocoa marketing operations at least cost.