The Philippines must take notice of the growing world market for coconut water since exporting more of the beverage can help increase the incomes of small coconut farmers.

Gigi Calica, a senior science research specialist from the Philippine Center for Postharvest Development and Mechanization (PHilMech) said that people getting more health conscious is driving the worldwide demand for natural health products like coconut water.

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