Philippines: Coco sap sugar exports up by 92.78% in 2011

PIA (Apr. 27, 2012) | Just when coconut producers and growers were about to bid the industry goodbye, comes another coco product that will not only bring life to an otherwise moribund sector, but will bring wellness to the health conscious worldwide. Philippine Coconut Authority (PCA) Administrator Euclides G. Forbes has announced a 92.78 percent increase in 2011 exports volume of coco sap sugar with 70,000 kilograms (km) compared with 36,310 km in 2010.