Executive Director Speaks

Encouraging Outlook for the Coconut Industry this Season Approaching Christmas and the New Year From the APCC Secretariat we extend this Season’s Greetings to the international community of coconut industry stakeholders, the friends of coconut and the partners within both the public and private sectors that have collectively been contributing towards the sustainability of the global coconut sector. Coconut oil from crushed copra is still the largest coconut commodity traded globally at nearly 12 million tonne annually and therefore continues to engage millions of rural families throughout the world in coconut production. Rotterdam prices rallied at US$1,549. As a result the good copra price enjoyed by farmers continues with Philippines and Indonesia farmers receiving US$872/MT and US$889/MT respectively. Despite slight fluctuations most other coconut product prices would remain ... more

Weekly Price Update

February 10, 2018
  • Coconut (Husked) (US$/MT)
  • Philippines
      186
    1.4%
  • (Domestic, Southern Tagalog)
  • Indonesia
      200
    0.0%
  • (Domestic)
  • Sri Lanka**
      443
    0.7%
  • (Domestic, Industry use)
  • India
      289
    0.0%
  • (Domestic, Kerala)
  • Copra (US$/MT)
  • Philippines
      742
    5.9%
  • (Domestic, Quezon)
  • Indonesia
      651
    3.1%
  • (Domestic, North Sulawesi)
  • Sri Lanka
      1,561
    0.3%
  • (Domestic)
  • India
      2,105
    1.0%
  • (Domestic, Kerala)
  • Coconut Oil (US$/MT)
  • Europe
      1,257
    3.3%
  • Philippines
      1,240
    2.2%
  • Indonesia
      1,270
    0.0%
  • (FOB, Bitung)
  • Sri Lanka
      2,630
    0.6%
  • (Domestic)
  • India
      3,190
    0.0%
  • (Domestic, Kerala)
  • Mattres Fiber (FAQ) (US$/MT)
  • Sri Lanka
      195
    0.0%
  • (FOB)
  • Coconut Shell Charcoal (US$/MT)
  • Indonesia
      490
    0.0%
  • (FOB)
  • Sri Lanka
      507
    0.8%
  • (FOB)
  • India
      575
    2.8%
  • (Domestic, Tamil Nadu)
  • Bristle Fiber (1 Tie) (US$/MT)
  • Sri Lanka
      714
    0.0%
  • (FOB)
  • Bristle Fiber (2 Tie) (US$/MT)
  • Sri Lanka
      1,136
    0.0%
  • (FOB)
  • Coir Fiber (US$/MT)
  • Indonesia
      350
    2.9%
  • (FOB)
  • Desiccated Coconut (US$/MT)
  • Philippines
      2,519
    0.0%
  • (FOB)
  • Philippines
      1,703
    0.4%
  • (Domestic)
  • Indonesia
      2,283
    2.1%
  • (FOB)
  • Sri Lanka
      3,632
    8.5%
  • (FOB, medium)
  • India
      3,029
    1.0%
  • (Domestic, Tamil Nadu)


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