The coconut sector is very important to economies and livelihoods of people in the Pacific. It encompasses a wide range of uses, products and markets. Copra and crude coconut oil are the main commodities produced by Pacific coconut industries.
This review assesses the potential for PHAMA Plus to contribute to improvements in the performance of coconut sectors in the PHAMA Plus implementing countries: Fiji, Papua New Guinea, Samoa, Solomon Islands, Tonga and Vanuatu. The purpose of the work is to inform the development of intervention plans for the coconut sector in ways that improve the livelihoods of PHAMA Plus’ target groups.