Cocoa Bean Market in France
The size of the cocoa bean market in France was estimated at $ in , picking up by % against the previous year. This figure reflects the total revenues of producers and importers (excluding logistics costs, retail marketing costs, and retailers' margins, which will be included in the final consumer price). The market value increased at an average annual rate of +% from 2007 to ; however, the trend pattern remained consistent, with somewhat noticeable fluctuations being recorded throughout the analyzed period. The pace of growth appeared the most rapid in 2014 with an increase of % y-o-y. Over the period under review, the market attained the peak level at $ in 2016; however, from 2017 to , consumption stood at a somewhat lower figure.