About My Health Careers Internship MedBlogs Contact us
Medindia LOGIN REGISTER
Advertisement

Chocolates Could Run Out by 2020

by Sheela Philomena on December 13, 2013 at 11:50 AM
Font : A-A+

 Chocolates Could Run Out by 2020

Worldwide shortage of cocoa could make chocolates extinct by 2020, say sources.

Industry expert Angus Kennedy said that the chocolate bars may get replaced by slabs of palm oil and vegetable fats packed with raisins and nougat by 2020 as there is a worldwide shortage of cocoa, the Mirror reported.

Advertisement

As the cocoa crops are being replaced by more profitable rubber plantations, the future of chocolate bars looks bleak.

Source: ANI
Advertisement

Advertisement
News A-Z
A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z
News Category
What's New on Medindia
Contraceptive Pills in Polycystic Ovary Syndrome (PCOS) Curtail Type 2 Diabetes Risk
Mushroom May Help Cut Down the Odds of Developing Depression
How to Battle Boredom during COVID
View all

Medindia Newsletters Subscribe to our Free Newsletters!
Terms & Conditions and Privacy Policy.

More News on:
Know Chocolates Better Dark Chocolate vs. Milk Chocolate vs. White Chocolate Foods to Avoid to Keep Acid Reflux At Bay 

Recommended Reading
Know Chocolates Better
Chocolates are healthy. Here are the most important things you have to know about chocolates - its ....
Show and Tell: Compounds in Cocoa, Grapes and Apples May Aid Human Health
Fresh study offers new insights on how flavanols and procyanidins, natural compounds found in ......
Trader Turns 'ethical' Towards Cocoa Bean Sellers
Sylvie Bellanger Guillaume barely gave a thought for the farmers who produced the commodities she .....
Cocoa may Help Fight Diabetes
Few cups of hot cocoa could help obese people better control diabetes, say researchers....
Dark Chocolate vs. Milk Chocolate vs. White Chocolate
With the varieties of chocolate available like milk chocolate, dark chocolate and white chocolate, h...
Foods to Avoid to Keep Acid Reflux At Bay
Acid reflux is a common problem among people. Modification in eating habits can help to improve the ...

Disclaimer - All information and content on this site are for information and educational purposes only. The information should not be used for either diagnosis or treatment or both for any health related problem or disease. Always seek the advice of a qualified physician for medical diagnosis and treatment. Full Disclaimer

© All Rights Reserved 1997 - 2021

This site uses cookies to deliver our services. By using our site, you acknowledge that you have read and understand our Cookie Policy, Privacy Policy, and our Terms of Use