Child Labor in Cocoa Industries

Western African Countries

About The Cocoa Industries

Chocolate is a product of the cocoa bean,which grows primarily in the tropical climate of Western Africa. In addition, Cocoa beans are a commodity crop gown for export in West Africa. Moreover,in Western African countries,mostly Ghana and Ivory Coast supplies more than 70% of the world's cocoa.

Chocolate Companies that uses Child Labor

The chocolate industry makes an estimate of $110 billion a year, and yet the crop is grown by some of the poorest people on the planet, in plantations that can hide the worst forms of child labor.

Moreover, the farms in West Africa supply cocoa to companies such as: Hershey, NESTLE, Mars, and many more for years now!

When ever you are about to buy a single picece of chocolate, just remeber all the torture the young kids went through on the fields, being exposed to all the chemicals and many dangerous weapons.

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