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Uganda was represented for the first time at the Salon du Chocolat, conference of world chocolate & cocao held at the Porte de Versailles in Paris from 28th october to 1st November 2021.

Wednesday, 1st December 2021
The Salon du Chocolat attracted more than 20 Cocoa producing Countries, and Uganda partcipated for the first time, sending a delegation of Ugandan Cocoa growers from Bwamba Co-operative Union, Mukali and Bundikakemba Growers co-operative Society, who exhibited at the conference in Paris, and explained the uniqueness in taste of Ugandan Cocao. The Embassy participated with the Exhibitors to promote and market Ugandan Cocao in France. A meeting was further held in Grenoble to discuss with potencial French Investors on issues regarding marketing & promoting Ugandan Chocolate and Cocao in France and the EU at large.