...OF DESICCATED COCONUTThursday, August 24, 2017
Overseas trade of desiccated coconut in May at 9,029 MT turned in USD21.181 million. The US remained a primary market, cornering nearly one-third (31.2%) at 2,820 MT. The next three biggest markets namely, Netherlands 887 MT, Canada 834 MT and Australia 630 MT jointly accounted for 26%. A dozen big country importers with volume range of 101-405 MT collectively shared 33.3% namely Brazil, Germany, United Kingdom, China, Russia, France, South Korea, Turkey, Japan, Spain, United Arab Emirates, and Sweden.
Meanwhile, 25 other countries with uptake below 100 MT (0.17-96 MT range) together contributed 9.5% namely, Taiwan, Venezuela, Thailand, Belgium, New Zealand, Malaysia, Lebanon, Hong Kong, Colombia, Mexico, Angola, Argentina, Egypt, Georgia, Ireland, Guatemala, Switzerland, Chile, Estonia, El Salvador, Czech Republic, Greece, Poland, South Africa, and Singapore.