Venezuela’s deteriorating economy has left many in despair. As the oil-rich country struggles to regain its foothold on the global market, some are hoping another resource will help pull them out of poverty – chocolate.
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Venezuelan Chocolate is known for its fine aroma cocoa. (Photo by Rhonny Zamora)
Venezuelan bonbons filled with tropical fruits. (Photo by Rhonny Zamora)
Venezuela is among 23 countries know for exporting and producing fine aroma cocoa. (Photo by Rhonny Zamora)
Costumers enjoying at the Chocolate fair. (Photo by Rhonny Zamora)
Cocoa farmers talking about their products. (Photo by Rhonny Zamora)
Chocolatiers show off their products. (Photo by Rhonny Zamora)
Chocolate lovers at the VI International Chocolate Fair in Venezuela. (Photo by Rhonny Zamora)
CGTN’s Juan Carlos Lamas reports.