Desiccated Coconut is a grated, dried (3% moisture content max.), and unsweetened fresh meat or kernel of a mature fruit of coconut. Desiccated Coconuts are graded by its cutting size, for example, fine grade and medium grade where fine grade is smaller particle size than the medium grade.
Desiccated coconut, also known as coconut powder, is in dry form and has many applications. Its shelf life is longer and it is easy to transport. Availability of fresh coconuts is limited to coastal areas only and hence desiccated coconut is popular in all other regions.
This is grated Desiccated Coconut Powder of which not less than 80% of the weight shall pass easily through a sieve of square aperture size of 1.40 mm, but of which maximum 20% of the weight passes through a sieve of 0.71 mm square aperture size.
Desiccated coconut is not used in large quantities in individual households but its main consumers are confectionary and biscuit industry. It is also used in the preparation of sweets, chocolate, ice-cream and many other food and snack preparations. Thus, restaurants, canteens, sweets, confectionaries, ice cream manufacturers, certain food processing units and caterers are bulk and regular consumers.
The main concentration of units producing desiccated coconut is in Kerala, Tamil Nadu, Andhra Pradesh, Karnataka, Orissa and Maharashtra. Desiccated coconut is not only a value-added product but it being a labor-intensive industry will also generate a large number of employment opportunities.
We,are a reputed proprietorship firm engaged in export of the finest quality Desiccated coconut powder. These are processed using high quality coconut at our hi-tech processing unit. These Coconut Powders are very much demanded in several Gulf Countries such as Dubai, Oman, Saudi Arabia, Kuwait & in European Countries. These coconut powders are processed in a very hygienic condition after drying and grinding. these have massive demand in the market. Keeping in mind the specific requirements of the customers, we are offering the best quality products to our clients.