Chairman’s Message

Welcome to Kokonas Indastri Koporesen (tok pisin version of coconut industry corporation) the official gateway to the Papua New Guinea Coconut Industry.

The coconut industry is the fourth most significant agriculture cash crop in terms of its economic importance to PNG. According to the most recent national census figures, a total of 464,328 households (35% of the total households in PNG or an estimated 2.6 million people) are engaged in coconut activities in PNG to either generate income and/or as food to supplement their livelihoods.  From this sum, 134,655 (29%) were engaged in…Read more

SME Profiles

There are to current 14 Small to Medium Enterprises selling High Valued Coconut Products in PNG and to overseas markets. For more info click the link below……

Research Division

  1. Bogia Coconut Syndrome (BCS)
  2. Coconut Rhinosaurus Beetle(CRB)
  3. Plant protection
  4. Farming Systems


March 21st 2019


March 21st 2019

The Kokonas Indastri Koporesen (KIK) and Centre for Agriculture Bioscience International (CABI) held the PNG Coconut Industry Biosecurity Project Inception Workshop from the 12 to 15th March 2019 at the Madang Resort. Other stakeholder agencies including National Agriculture Quarantine and Inspection Authority (NAQIA), National Agriculture Research Institute (NARI), Ramu Agro Industry (RAI), PNG customs and the Madang Provincial Government were also part of the seminar…..Read More


Inspection & Licensing

KIK Standard requirements for obtaining a buyer license, processor and exporting licenses. For more information click the link below!



Replanting Projects

Kokonas Indastri Koporesen is currently collecting coconut ascensions from three prime regions around the coastal areas of Papua New Guinea.



Exporters List

Major exporters of the coconut industry in Papua New Guinea which KIK is dealing with can be found on the Exporters list page..