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*Preservation & Packing of Tender Coconut Water - Project Profile

 

 

 *Introduction

The processing and packing of tender coconut water with a capacity of 10,000 tender nuts per day involves an investment ranging from Rs.35-40 lakhs covering plant and machinery and margin money for working capital with a direct employment potential of 30 personnel. The profitability after taking into account the prevailing prices of finished product works out to be around 20 per cent with a pay back period of 3 years. Tender coconut water enjoys a great potential as a health drink in India and international market. The Coconut Development Board in collaboration with Defence Food Research Laboratory, Mysore has developed the technology for packing tender coconut water in pouches/aluminium cans, which is available to entrepreneurs at a total lumpsum transfer fee of Rs.3 lakhs.

*Product Specification

pH     4.5
Total solids   4.71 g/100 ml
Sucrose 1.28 g/100ml
Total sugar  2.08 g/100ml
Ash 0.62 g/100ml

 

*Project Cost (2500 litres of tender coconut water per day)

Land 1 acre
(cost variable)
Building - 6000 sq.ft. @ Rs.1000 per sq.ft. Rs.60  lakhs
Plant & machinery (includes only process oriented machinery) Rs.55  lakhs
Electrification Rs.8  lakhs
Preliminary pre-operative expenses Rs.5  lakhs
Working capital (Margin money) Rs.12  lakhs

       


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