India imports large quantity of cocoa beans and powder to bridge the gap between supply and demand in the domestic market. As per the data of International Cocoa Organisation, the cocoa prices stood at $2,687.24 per tonne on Thursday, around 20% increase year-on-year.
Ramdev said consumption is expected to start showing signs of recovery in the coming financial year and that Patanjali was not actively pursuing international joint ventures for now.
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