The status of the local Cocoa Industry will be discussed here this week, at a News Conference hosted by the St Vincent Cocoa Company.

A release from the Company said the Briefing will provide some important updates on the development of the Cocoa Industry, as well as two exciting announcements from the Ministry of Agriculture.

In attendance will be Chairman of the Cocoa Company-Harry Marriott; Managing Director-Andrew Hadley; Finance Director-Aidon Shearman and Minister of Agriculture, Saboto Caesar.

The News Conference will be held the Office of the St. Vincent Cocoa Company at Beachmont Road, from 10 am.