Commodity

Commodity

ITS–The extracted water from this plant’s stalk tastes sweet andpeople can make sugar from its essence. Sugarcane’s scientific name is Saccarum officinarum, and it belongs to the Gramineae family. It originated in the Pacific Islands. The plant can ...

ITS–The young leaves of the tea plant are used for making the beverage. The tea plant originated in Asia: India and China. The tree can reach a height of about 9 m, but with intensive farming, the stems ...

ITS–The coconut (Cocos mucifera), called kelapa in the Indonesian language, is one of the most familiar plants in tropical countries.  It grows throughout the Indonesian archipelago. The coconut tree reaches a height of 4 to 25 meters. Its ...

ITS–The extract of Oil Palm is well known as an export commodity in Indonesia. Its scientific name is Elaeis guineensis, and it belongs to the Arecaceae family. This plant originated in Cape Guinea in West Africa. Today the ...

ITS–The tobacco plant is popularly known as a commodity plant. It is native to the South America. Almost every adult in the world knows the product of this herb, in the form of cigarettes and cigars. In some ...

ITS–There is no plant as well known to people as the coffee plant. The tribes of Ethiopia first used the seeds of this plant to make medicine and food before they developed it as a beverage. This plant ...

ITS–The bark of this export commodityplant contains latex. Latex is a very important material for making tires, gloves, balls, and so on. The Rubber plant is native to Brasilia, South America. The plant’s scientific name is Hevea brasiliensis, ...

ITS–Rice is the main source of the food in many tropical countries, including Indonesia. Rice’s scientific name is Oryzasativa, and it belongs to the Gramineae family. This plant is much like grass. It grows about 50-120 cm high. ...

ITS–The Nibung is a Slender Palm tree living in coastal areas. This plant originated in Indochina and other South East Asian countries, including Indonesia. The plant always grows in groups. One group consists of more than 10 trees ...