Locations of our Plantations
We can offer Salacca fruit from Central and East Jawa.
Seasons / Availability
The season is from June to August and from December to March.
Quality, Grades and Sizes
Quality and Grading :
We only export the Superior Grade. Superior quality is free of thorns which are removed during processing, free of pest and practically free from defects, provided these do not affect the general appearance of the produce, the quality, the keeping quality and presentation in the package.
The fruits are whole, fresh, firm,clean, free of cracks in skin or abnormal pronounced blemishes, free of any visible foreign matter, free of foreign smell and/or taste, possess characteristic of the variety, free of disease, rotting or deterioration, free of pests and damage caused by pests affecting the general appearance, free from mechanical and/or physiological damage , free of abnormal surface moisture excluding condensation. and without thorns.
The maturity level of the fruits we ship are between 60%-80%, unless customers require a different maturity. Fruits that are higher in level of maturity at harvesting are sweeter, but has a less potent taste and is larger in size.
The standard Size grades are :
- Grade A – 8 to 12 fruit per kg
- Grade B – 13 to 17 fruit per kg
- Grade C – 18 to 22 fruit per kg
- Grade D – 22 to 26 fruit per kg
Our own brand is marketed carries the size AB which ranges from 8-15 fruits per kg.
Processing (Sorting, Cleaning), Packing & shipment
Our fruits are sorted, cleaned, disinfected with purified water, dried before packing. Quality control checks are performed at various stages.
All fruits are sorted at the orchards for quality and they are later transported to our Factory Packing House, when it undergoes several quality checks.
Once fruits arrive at factory it undergoes another quality check before it undergoes a strict process of cleaning, washing, drying, after which they are packed.
After the first quality control check is over the fruits are sent through the conveyor for high velocity air blow cleaning after which they undergo a process of mechanical washing.
After the fruits are washed it undergoes another quality check, before it proceeds to the high speed blow dryer.
Thereafter, the fruits are checked again for quality and sorted for size automatically and and filled into cartons. The weight is controlled automatically. The fruits pass a further weight control check before the cartons are sealed.
The packed fruits are free from E.coli bacteria and Coliform bacteria and other pathogens harmful to human health.
The fruits are packed in 8kg net plastic crates lined with paper. Packing can be done according to buyers requirements.
Shipments by 20ft or 40ft refrigerated containers that are climate controlled, or by air freight in airline containers or PMC pallets.