Marshall Islands Copra Production Hits New Heights

Marshall Islands copra makers since January have delivered a bumper crop to Tobalar Copra Processing Authority - Majuro's coconut oil processing factory.

5,859.75 tons have been delivered in this fiscal year (with three months to go), exceeding 6 of the 14 previous years' total production tonnage, exceeding records kept since 1951. Copra production has never broken the 8,000 ton ceiling.