What we do

Sourcing raw cashew nuts globally for the cashew processing industries in Kerala. The Kerala Cashew Board Ltd. will procure and import raw cashew nut from cashew producing countries to address the deficit in the availability of raw cashew nuts in the state. Sourced products will return to the global market after getting value added in Kerala.


Cashew Industry

In Kerala

India is the largest processor of cashew in the world. The state of Kerala is the main processing and exporting centre of Cashew in India. Cashew (Anacardium occidentale) tree is a native of Brazil and was introduced to Kerala by the Portuguese. The cashew industry in the state has a long history. Within five centuries, cashew industry has established as a major traditional agro-based industry in the state.

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January 5, 2018 admin

Kerala hosts conclave on cashew trade, to supply from African countries

THIRUVANANTHAPURAM, JUNE 28: Kerala is seeking to collaborate with supplier countries in Africa to avoid the role of middlemen in procuring raw cashew nut for the hundreds of processing factories based here. It is hosting a two-day conclave on ‘Cashew trade for common good’ in association with the Ministry of External Affairs (MEA) involving diplomats […]
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Kerala Cashew Board Ltd.
Women’s College-Bakery Junction Road,
Vazhuthacaud, Thiruvananthapuram,
Kerala, India. Pin- 695014



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