is the Apex Co-operative Federation of coconut farmers in Kerala and is
the largest producer of coconut oil in India. KERAFED's coconut oil complex
at Karunagapally in Kollam district is one of the biggest such units in
India, with a capacity of 200 Tons per day.
Brand of coconut oil is produced by kerafed from copra of the finest quality,
directly procured from coconut growers in Kerala - the land of coconuts.
The copra thus procured is processed using the most modern technology.
In the selection and processing of copra, KERAFED employs strict quality
control measures to ensure product superiority and purity. A unique two
stage filtering process is employed by KERAFED to retain the original aroma
and flavour of coconut oil for a long period.
Brand of coconut oil is known for its quality, purity, longer shelf life
and reasonable price. Its quality is conformity with the grade specifications
laid down by the Bureau of Indian Standards vide IS:542-1968. Certificate
of Authorisation to grade "KERA" coconut oil under AGMARK has also been
obtained. "KERA" is available in HDPE bottles of 100 ml, 200 ml and 500
ml; PET bottles of 1000 ml and polythene pouches of 500 ml and 1000 ml.
The raw materials used for these packings are of virgin / food grade, approved
by CFTRI, Mysore / other Government approved agencies. Secondary packing
is done using 3/5 ply corrugated cartons, as per specifications.