Cashew nuts price per kg, latest price list of Vietnamese cashew nuts in 2020

Cashew nuts price depends on many factors such as grain size, nutritional content, origin, processing stage, market impact …. but in general, they are most affected by the following three factors

  • Finished products of cashew nuts
  • Types of cashews
  • Origin of cashews

I / Factors affecting cashew nuts price

1 / Finished products of cashew nuts

Cashew nuts finished products include:

Fresh unroasted kernels (often used for export purposes)

Dried cashew nuts

Roasted cashews with salt

Cashew honey

To get the final product, the cashew has to go through many different stages of processing and screening. Therefore, the price of cashew nuts in each type of finished product is different, and the price of unprocessed cashew nuts is lower than that of processed cashew nuts.

Cashew nuts

Cashew nuts. Image: Internet

2 / Types of cashew nuts

Depending on the size of the nut, the color and the rupture of the cashew nut, they are divided into different categories. Some common symbols used to classify cashews include:

W: Wholes

S: Splits

B: Butts

P: Pieces

LWP: Large White Pieces

SWP: Small White Pieces

BB: Baby Bits

Popular are the following types: W450, W320, W240, W210, W180, SK1, WS, LP, SP

Each type of cashew nuts has a separate price depending on the size of big / small, light color / yellow / brown, the cracked size of the nuts … Big nuts will cost more.

See more: General specification of cashew nuts according to AFI.

3, The source and origin of cashews affects the selling price.

The origin of cashew nuts significantly affects their quality and nutritional composition. The main reason is that cashews harvested in different places will have relatively different strength. Not to mention, they are also distinguished by the size of the nut, flavor or color, … All these factors will significantly affect the price of cashew nuts when sold in the market.

As a leading cashew exporter in the world for 17 years, the price of raw cashew nuts in Vietnam is cheaper than many other countries.

II / Reference price list

Below is the price list of unprocessed live cashews in February 2020 at Asia Commodities.



Market updating from Asia Commodities. Image:

Currently, due to the strong impact of Covid 19 epidemic, cashew processing and exporting activities face many difficulties. Therefore, businesses need to be very careful, learn and analyze market information of raw and cashew nuts from many sources; Based on the actual situation and ability of the enterprise to make appropriate decisions, avoid risks and losses.