See How To Start Cocoa Business In Nigeria Below…
1. GO ON A RESEARCH
Before you delve into cocoa export business, make sure you’ve done your homework. Find out the best place here in Nigeria where you can buy. Also, find out the best cocoa bean and the requirements needed to be an exporter. Through your research, you get to know how much a bag of cocoa goes for and the total cost needed to start the business.
2. JOIN THE ASSOCIATION
Before you start this business, you need to be a number of the Cocoa Association Of Nigeria (CAN). This association was established in 1986 and its main objective was to meet the peculiar needs of cocoa farmers in Nigeria. Of course you’ll know about this in the course of your research. Sometimes, they bring up programs where loans are made available to members.
3. STUDY EACH COUNTRY’S RULES
Every country has specific rules guiding the importation of goods. It’s paramount to know these rules and how it affects the cocoa export business. I would advice getting a mentor or a guide, someone who’s already in this business. With that, you won’t be lost on the next step to take. When you join the Cocoa Association Of Nigeria (CAN), there’s a high probability that you’ll come across individuals who will be ready to guide you.