The Central Arecanut and Cocoa Marketing and Processing Co-operative Limited or CAMPCO was found on 11 July 1973 at Mangalore. The organisation working on principles of co-operative was found to mitigate the sufferings of arecanut and cocoa growers in Indian states of Karnataka and Kerala. The CAMPCO has now extended its services to other states of India like Assam and Goa also. The CAMPCO has now become multi state co-operative under relevant Indian laws. The organisation is mainly into procurement, marketing, selling and processing of arecanut and cocoa. The company also provides guidance for farmers for growing arecanut and cocoa.The company plans to enter into natural rubber business also.
The company has set up a chocolate manufacturing plant in 1986 at Puttur of Dakshina Kannada district of Karnataka. The plant produces chocolates and other products of cocoa both under its own brand and also for Nestle. The company plans to increase production of choco chips by setting up of new plant.
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... The management of CAMPCO vests in the board of directors consisting of 17 directors ... These directors are elected or nominated as per the provisions of by-laws ...