18th Meeting of the Common Fund for Commodities (CFC) and International Commodity Bodies (ICBs)

7 March 2011

The Executive Director a.i., Mr Josť Sette, represented the ICO at the 18th Meeting of the Common Fund for Commodities (CFC) and International Commodity Bodies (ICBs) which took place in Lisbon, Portugal on 7 March 2011. The Managing Director of the CFC and the Executive Directors of ICBs analysed matters relating to the future role and mandate of the CFC, the recommendations of the Mid-Term Review on the role of the CFC and ICBs in project design and implementation, and the food price crisis and its impact on price volatility of commodity prices. The meeting also provided an opportunity to review the preparations for the 4th United Nations Conference on Least Developed Countries (LDC-IV).

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Other Milds 152.37 +2.2%
Brazilian Naturals 121.39 +2.7%
Robustas 73.27 +2.4%

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