Ondo state is the largest cocoa producer in Nigeria responsible for over 40% all cocoa export in Nigeria. The current cocoa production volume of the state stands at 240,000 metric tonnes per annum with plans of significantly increasing the volume in coming years.
Ondo state has a wide variety of food crops produced within the state that are viable for local and foreign consumption. The list of major food crops produced includes yam, maize, rice, cassava, cocoyam and sugarcane. Growing International demand for these crops creates a new opportunity for investors.