Commodity exchange: An effective market platform

Since 2013, the Auction Holdings Commodity Exchange (AHCX) in Malawi has interacted with over 10,000 farmers offering warehouse receipt financing and storage facilities. ACHX now has 12 warehouses, as well as a number of community warehouses to help store commodities during the peak season.

The Technical Centre for Agricultural and Rural Cooperation (CTA) is a joint international institution of the African, Caribbean and Pacific (ACP) Group of States and the European Union (EU). CTA operates under the framework of the Cotonou Agreement and is funded by the EU.