Cashew Trade

KIYOCI Cashew Kernels: the Cashew Kernels shall be obtained through factory processing (roasting/steaming, shelling and peeling) cashewnuts (Anacardium Occidentale L)

Specifications :

Quality Control & Pre-shipment Inspection :Export of cashew Kernels from Ivory Coast are subject to quality control and pre-shipment inspection. Cashew shipment from Ivory Coast is mainly in container of size 20 ft. that will carry about 700 Cartons. Offer for less than container load may also be accepted. Kiyoci offers all presentation packaging mentioned above.In addition it is specialized in offering in packs of 500gms, 250gms and 100gms mainly for domestic market.

Ocean Freight is charged per Cubic Meter (Volume Basis). Freight for full container load (FCL) is fixed. It is more economical than freight for part container load (LCL).

• 1) Contracts are normally made on FOB or C&F basis.
• 2) Pricing in international trade in cashew is in U.S. dollars per lb (0.454gms). Quotation in other currencies will be available on request.
• 3) Business in Cashew is done on an offer and acceptance basis by telephone, Fax or E-Mail since the prices are subject to frequent fluctuations.
• 4) Insurance is on account of the buyer.
• 5) At the time of contract, the shipment month, grade and prices are to be clearly indicated. Sometimes shippers offer for shipments up to 6 months in advance.
• 6) Payment is usually made by 100% irrevocable Letter of Credit in favour of the shipper through his bank. The LC is opened immediately on execution of contract or one month prior to shipment.
• 7) Standard documents like commercial invoice, certificate of origin, Quality and weight certificate issued by the Export Inspection Independent Agency are provided. Any other specific requirements have to be informed in advance by the buyer.

Inspection of cashews is being conducted under the basis consignment-wise inspection. It is ensured that the product is processed and packed as per the standards prescribed, confirmed the standards by drawing samples from finished product.

Cashew Kernels in bulk are packed in Multi-layer plastic bags of a capacity of 22.68kg each or 2 x 11.34 kg each are also available , As a choice,

four gallon tins with a net weight of 11.34 Kg. (25 lb.) in each tin. The filled tins are then vacuumised and filled with cabon-di-oxide gas and sealed. Two such tins of the same grade are packed in a carton for export. The net weight of a carton is thus 22.68 Kg. (50lbs). Some manufactures also pack in tins of 10Kgs. net to certain market to suit the requirements of buyers.

Most of these are available in bulk and consumer packets.

Moulded Vacuum Packaging (MVP)

One 50lbs multilayered barrier bag
flushed with carbon dioxide and nitrogen packed in a carton
Two 25lbs multi-layered barrier bags flushed with carbon dioxide and nitrogen packed in a carton

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