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Remember, inflation is going to play a large part as well. Bernenke is printing money like there is no tomorrow and like all moronic people in Washington, he actually thinks economic growth causes inflation, not money printing.
Theo stopped making their incredible Venezuelan 91% over a year ago because political unrest made it impossible to get a steady supply of the beans. Politics definitely impacts chocolate.
I keep hoping and dreaming that the regions in Southern America capable of growing chocolate will eventually see peace and cooperation. I would love to move their someday. As it is now I wouldn't even feel safe taking a vacation to most chocolate plantations in S America.