Gambier is extract of leaves of plant Uncaria Gambier found in Indonesia. Gambier is widly used for Leather Tanning, as Eco friendly dyes and as Mouth Freshner. Gambier contains many catechins which are known to have many medicinal properties. Gambier is used as an ingredient in many ancient chinese herbal recepies still being widely used. Catechin extracted from gambier us used in many modern medicines.
To make gambier, the leaves are first boiled in water. After few hours of boiling, the leaves absorb a lot of water and become brownish in color. The leaves are then pressed mecanically to squeezed to extract liquid. This liquid is now let dried to make it semi solid paste. This semi solid paste is now converted in cubes form by manual process. Cubes are now sun dried. When cubes are fully dried they are sorted out and packed for delivery.Gambier is generally packed in 50Kg nett multilayered packing(PP Bags inside and gunny bags outside).
Each 20' FCL loads 12.5 MT and 40' FCL loads 25MT of gambier.
The main markets are India, Pakistan and Bangladesh
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