African Coconut Group(ACG) was established and registered at the Registrar General Department under the company registration act. Located at Ashaley Botwe in the Adentan Municipality in the Greater Accra Region of Ghana, the ACG seeks to explore the various action points in the coconut value chain and open it up for investments, create jobs and economic well being of industry players.
The overall objectives of Coconut Festival Ghana is to bring together key coconut value chain moguls from around the world in a bid to unlock the potentials of coconut in Ghana and the African Continent as a whole
Coconuts are not only delicious but also highly nutritious, offering a wide range of health benefits. They are rich in healthy fats, particularly medium-chain triglycerides (MCTs), which are easily absorbed and utilized by the body for energy. MCTs have been associated with various health benefits, including improved metabolism and brain function. Coconuts provide essential vitamins and minerals such as vitamin C, vitamin E, potassium, and magnesium. These nutrients play important roles in immune function, skin health, electrolyte balance, and nerve function.
Coconut trees are known for their ability to grow in diverse ecosystems and require relatively little maintenance. This makes coconut cultivation a sustainable agricultural practice that can contribute to ecosystem health and land preservation
In regions where coconuts are grown, they are a staple food source for many people. The accessibility of coconuts provides an affordable and nutritious dietary option.