Advanced Biofuel Center

- Setting up of Moringa Oil Project from ground zero

Globally, demand for two particular Moringa products has been growing rapidly: the highly nutritious powder derived from the tree's dried leaves, and the high quality oil that can be extracted from the tree's seeds. The former, Moringa leaf powder, is sold as a 'super food' in the international market for nutritional supplements. It is also increasingly the subject of interest from international organizations and institutions involved in the global fight against malnutrition. The latter, Moringa oil, is highly coveted by international cosmetic companies for its excellent properties as an ingredient in fragrance and skin care products. The leaf powder segment is now overcrowded and moringa oil is less occupied and have huge demand opportunity for future business in various industries. That is why in the recent years Moringa oil industry has caught the great attention in the global market