Published: 06 March 2017 03:49 PMAuthorities in Guinea-Bissau have reportedly set the reference (base) price for cashew nuts at XOF500 (USD0.81) per kilo for growers of the crop this season, up from XOF350 in 2016. The decision was approved by Guinea-Bissau’s council of ministers, reports news agency Angop.
Jaime Boles Gomes, president of the Association of Farmers in Guinea-Bissau (ANAG), said that the new reference price for cashew nut growers is “a good price”, adding that growers would receive a good value for their produce.
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