Over the years, Ben Tre is known as the "capital" of Vietnam with coconut growing area spread across the province. Since the war, coconut trees have been steadily protecting Dong Khoi's homeland to this day. As the processing industry is growing, coconut trees are still considered "commercialized" crops. It has a great economic potential, creating a variety of useful products, contributing to the profitability of both coconut farmers and enterprises in the province.
According to experts at home and abroad, coconut of Ben Tre is high quality, thick coconut shell, more organic, more durable coconut fiber, fat coconut fat and coconut milk is sweeter. Taking advantage of these advantages, the province's coconut processing industry has developed quite rapidly and comprehensively, coconut products are diversified and processed at many levels. Products made from coconut are more and more abundant in terms of quality, creativity and attractiveness of designs, from traditional products such as coconut candy, raw coconut oil, coconut rice, rice Desiccated coconut, coconut milk and coconut milk, coconut milk powder, activated carbon, coconut jelly, fine products. Coconut Products (Coconut Mask, Virgin Coconut Oil and Hair, Coconut Oil Massage ...), coconut fiber and coconut fiber products only. In addition, Ben Tre is famous for producing handicraft products from coconut with exquisite design, nice appearance, strong export potential (teapot, bag, jewelry, musical instrument, ...) . At present, there are more and more coconut producers and processors operating in different types and sizes; Ben Tre coconut products are exported to many countries and territories, export turnover is increasing, contributing significantly to local budget revenue.