Potential Product for Export
Timor-Leste main municipalities where can find coconut are: Viqueque, Baucau and Lospalos
Less than five cooperatives are involved in the supply of coconuts from the surrounding areas of Baucau, Viqueque and Lautem.
East Timor have a big production of coconut oil, Coconut soap, dry coconut, coconut milk.Source:
Candelnut is a potential product and can find in Districts like Baucau and Lospalos, in 2013 Timor-Leste export 143.00 dollars and in 2014 around 84,000 dollars.
At the moment East Timor Export Candelnut to Indonesia, USA and China. The country export walnut and Candelnut oil.Source:
- Ministry of Commerce, Industry and Environment