Desiccated Coconut

Arabic: جوز الهند المجفف
Portuguese: Côco seco
Dutch: Gedroogde kokosnoot
Spanish: Coco desecado


Desiccated coconut is the grated and dehydrated coconut meat, which is mainly used in the bakery and confectionery industries. Desiccated coconut processing includes selection of nuts, husking, shelling, removing the testa , washing, heating, disintegrating, drying, sieving and packaging.