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CHAPTER 8 - SELECTED REFERENCES AND CONTACTS

Published sources

Cashew Bulletin - the publication of Sri Lanka Cashew Corporation.
Secretary
Editorial Board Cashew Bulletin
Sri Lanka Cashew Corporation
349 Galle Road
Colombo 03.
Tel: 01 576057, 01 576054.

The Clipper

Hall, F. J. 1965. Cashew nut processing - part II. Trials of equipment in western Nigeria. Tropical Science, 8(4).

Hartley, A. (1977). The cashew nut in Papua New Guinea. Department of Primary Industry.

Wilson, R, 1975. The market for cashew nut kernels and cashew nut shell liquid. London, Tropical Products Institute.

Internet sites

http://www.steele.com/cashew/cashew.html
General information on cashew

http://www.palmerint.com/overview.htm
A site focussing on Cashew Nutshell Liquid

http://www.newafrica.com/cashew/
Contact details of organisations involved in cashew

http://www.rirdc.gov.au/pub/spring98.htm
Links to a handbook on cashew production

http://apps.fao.org/
Database of annual production statistics

http://www.vedamsbooks.com/no7104.htm
Information on publications

http://www.amberwoodtrading.com/
Includes a cashew market report

http://www.financialexpress.com/
Current market information

http://www.marketag.com/markets/uk/imports/080130.stm
Market prices

http://kar.nic.in/cashew/
National Research Centre for Cashews - India
Includes a list of publications.

http://worldcashewcongress.com/html/c0000hom.htm
World Cashew Congress 23-25 Feb 2001

http://allafrica.com/stories/200101260364.html
Recent news from Africa

http://www.africapolicy.org/docs97/moz9711.htm
Includes information on the cashew industry in Mozambique

http://www.humanapeopletopeople.org/
Information on the cashew market in Guinea Bissau

http://www.a16.org/resources/cashew.txt
IMF and World Bank policy on cashews in Mozambique

http://www.newafrica.com/agriculture/tanzania/cashew/policy.asp
Information on the Tanzanian policy for cashew processing

http://www.safpp.co.za/
Cashew processing in Guinea

 

Equipment manufacturers and suppliers

Cashew nut decorticators

Capacity: 5-10 kg/man/day
Power Source: Manual
Kunasin Machinery
107-108 Srisatchanalai Road
Amphoe Sawankaloke
Sukhothai
Thailand
Tel: +66 (0) 55 642119 / 641653

Capacity: 16 kg/hour
Power Source: Manual
Rajan Universal Exports (Manufacturers) PVT. Limited
Post Bag No. 250
162, Linghi Chetty Street
Chennai - 600 001
India
Tel: +91 44 5341711 / 5340731 / 5340751 / 5340356
Fax: +91 44 5342323

Cashew shellers

Power Source: Manual

Kaddai Engineering
PO Box 2268
Kumasi
Ghana

Sri Lanka Cashew Corporation
349 Galle Road
Colombo 3
Sri Lanka
Tel: +94 01 576054
Fax: +94 01 577627

Driers

The Bombay Engineering Works
1 Navyug Industrial Estate
185 Tokersey Jivraj Road
Opposite Swan Mill
Sewree (W)
Bombay
India
Tel: +91 22 413 7094/413 5959
Fax: +91 22 413 5828
E-mail: bomeng@bom3.vsnl.net.in

Sri Venkateswara Industries
C-37, Industrial Estate
Yadavagiri
Mysore - 570 020
India

Premium Engineers PVT. Ltd.
603, Chinubhai Centre
Ashram Road
Ahmedabad - 380009
India
Tel: +91 (0) 79 657 9293/5987
Fax: +91 (0) 79 657 7197

Sri Lanka Cashew Corporation
349 Galle Road
Colombo 3
Sri Lanka
Tel: +94 01 576054
Fax: +94 01 577627
E-mail: cashewco@sltnet.lk


Organisations involved in cashew processing

ADRA
PO Box 1435
Accra
Ghana

Agricultural Research Institute
Cashew Research Project
PO Box 509
Mtwara
Tanzania
E-mail: NARI@costech.gn.apc.org


Cashew Board of Tanzania
PO Box 833
Mtwara
Tanzania
E-mail: Cbt-tz@cats.net.com

Cashew Improvement Programme
PO Box 698
Mtwara
Tanzania

CIRAD
42, rue Scheffer
75116 Paris
France

CSIRO
Australia
E-mail: Enquiries@csiro.au
http://www.csiro.au

FAO
Information Network on Post Harvest Operations
Via delle Terme di Caracalla
00100 Rome
Italy
http://www.fao.org/inpho/

GRET
211-213 Rue Lafayette
Paris
France
http://www.gret.org/

ITDG South Asia
5 Lionel Edirisinghe Mawatha
Kirulapone
Colombo 5
Sri Lanka
E-mail: itsl@itdg.lanka.net

ITDG
The Schumacher Centre for Technology and Development
Bourton on Dunsmore
Rugby
CV23 9QZ
UK
E-mail: itdg@itdg.org.uk
http://www.itdg.org/home.html

Agro Food Technology Division
Industrial Technology Institute (ITI)
363 Bauddhaloka Mawatha
Colombo 07
Sri Lanka

Midway Technology Ltd
St Oswalds Barn
Hay on Wye
HR3 5HP
UK

NRI
Central Avenue
Chatham
Kent
ME4 4TB
UK
http://www.nri.org/

Rural Industries Research & Development Corporation
Australia
http://www.rirdc.gov.au

Sri Lanka Cashew Corporation
349 Galle Road
Colombo 3
Sri Lanka
E-mail: Cashewco@slnet.lk

Sri Lanka Export Development Board
42 Navam Mawatha
Colombo 2
Sri Lanka
Techno Action
61 Mulgampola Road
Kandy
Sri Lanka
E-mail: techaction@mail.ewisl.net

Technoserve Inc
Av 25 de Septembre No 63
Nampula
Mozambique

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