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+234 805 115 1655 info@ncan.ng



NCAN is the umbrella body charged with regulating the Nigerian Cashew Industry for the benefit of all stakeholders be it Cashew Farmers, Traders, Processors Exporters and Service Providers. Cashew is national crop and is grown in 21 states namely Abia, Anambra, Akwa Ibom, Benue, Cross River, Delta, Ebonyi, Edo, Ekiti, Enugu, Imo, Kogi, Niger, Nassarawa, Ogun, Osun, Oyo, Taraba, Kwara and the FCT. However, cashew can be grown in almost all the states of Nigeria. 


Our mission is to facilitate robust coordination of relationship amongst all value chain actors in the industry by ensuring sustainable production, procurement, processing and consumption of high-quality cashew and associated processed products with specific attention to the people, planet and profit..



Our vision is to make the Nigerian cashew industry the most reliable supplier and exporter of high-quality cashew products in a sustainable manner.

Cashew Data

We efficiently engage in data collection on cashew production because it is crucial for understanding trends and decision making in the agricultural sector.

Recent News

NCAN passes vote of no confidence on past executive

The newly elected president of the National Cashew Association of Nigeria Mr. Ojo Joseph Ajanaku, while addressing a press conference in Abuja presented the resolutions of the Association.
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NCAN to sign N3.6bn MoU to improve Cashew Production.

In a bid to reduce challenges faced by cashew farmers and increase production, the National Cashew Association of Nigeria is set to sign a N3.6 billion Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with foreign Investors. President of the Association, Mr. Ojo Ajanaku disclosed this at a press conference in Abuja, where he stated that there would be...
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Hon. Ojo Joseph Ajanaku Offers himself for Service

BarristerNG reports that Hon. Ajanaku who hails from Edo State has since picked his nomination form and offered himself for service ahead of the election. The election which is scheduled for the 4th of July 2019 at the Federal Capital Territory, Abuja promises to be great. Hon. Ajanaku, with his wealth of experience and having...
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