Coconut is very popular in India. India is known to be one of the world leaders in coconut production. India annually produces around 21,500 million tons of coconut.

The export of coconut from India is huge. The states of Tamil Nadu, Kerala, Karnataka, and Andhra Pradesh are major coconut exporters. The coconut export from India has increased due to the worldwide demand for coconuts.

WEST COAST TALL an ordinary or common tall variety is recommended for large scale cultivation. This type yields good quality coconut juice which can be fermented too. The quantity of coconut juice produced is also good as compared to other varieties. It can be used for edible purposes and soap manufacturing.