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E-Silk Route Ventures T/A Silk Cooperation - 09 September 2020

Coconut Jam: Healthy Substitute to Your Regular Toast/Sandwich Spread

Coconut jam is a fantastic, healthier alternative to many popular spreads and butters. With its caramel-esque taste and similar consistency to Dulce de Leche, it makes an excellent caramel substitute. Our all-natural, 100% coconut spread is always gluten free, vegan and has a relatively low GI content. Perfect at afternoon tea as a topping on toast or pastries, coconut jam is also delicious added to porridge, ice cream, yoghurt, baking or as a frosting for sweet treats.

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E-Silk Route Ventures T/A Silk Cooperation - 02 September 2020

Ceylon Turmeric 

Turmeric, whether used directly from the fresh root or dried and ground, is a fascinating spice to use in many ways. Apart from its use in curry powders, it works well by itself with anything oily or fatty, so turning cooked peeled potatoes in butter or oil with turmeric gives a good result, as would doing the same with carrots or parsnips; adding garlic and lots of parsley would be even better.

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E-Silk Route Ventures T/A Silk Cooperation - 26 August 2020

The Health Benefits of Coconut Oil 

Organic Coconut Oil is widely renowned as a superfood that is used in cooking and other uses such as a moisturiser. There are many health benefits of coconut oil. It has antibacterial and anti-fungal properties as well as anti-inflammatory properties. Coconut oil has a very positive effect on your skin due to its fatty structure. It nourishes and moisturizes the skin. 

Coconut oil is a rich source of saturated fat, which has been associated with many benefits, from weight loss to reduced risk of heart disease. 

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E-Silk Route Ventures T/A Silk Cooperation - 18 August 2020

Fruit Powders: What You Need to Know

Fruit Powders are produced by dehydrating or by freeze drying fruits and grinding to form a fine powder. Fruit powders have a shelf life of two years and are formed by 100% natural ingredients without any additives reserving its moisture at optimal level. We have varieties of Ceylon Origin fruit powders:

  • Banana Powder- Produced from 100% naturally grown banana; an edible fruit and is a botanically a berry. Our locally grown banana which has been pressed to produce the best organic powder will allow you to taste the flavor of the juicy banana fruit.

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E-Silk Route Ventures T/A Silk Cooperation - 11 August 2020

Buy our products from the Following Regions

E-Commerce has been a key area of Investment for E-Silk Route Ventures T/A Silk Cooperation from Inception. Having an E-Commerce and direct to consumer presence enables us to cut down on non-value adding entities / intermediaries in our Value chains, bring higher value in terms of cost reductions to our end Consumers and higher value in terms of a better & fair purchase price to the very upstream of our Value Chains; our Beloved farmers.

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E-Silk Route Ventures T/A Silk Cooperation - 07 July 2020

Organic Green Banana Flour

Sri Lankan green banana flour is a product used all over the world for its many nutrition values hidden in as a flour. This product is a 100% organic product produced in a vegan facility. There is Non-GMO flour that is being used here with the highest safety standards. 

Green banana flour is a good source of fiber that could play a major role in digestive health and heart health. 100g of banana flour could contain around 2.6 grams of fiber facilitating smooth digestion. 

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E-Silk Route Ventures T/A Silk Cooperation - 30 June 2020

Our Global Presence

Since we began our Journey in 2014 from Sri Lanka, we have been able to extend our supply chains to Key regions which enable us to Source a wide range of products as well as establish ourselves better in key and close market regions to our end Consumers.

In 2017 we Registered our company; E-Silk Route Ventures Ltd. in the USA for us to be able to import into the USA. The same year we registered for VAT & obtained an EORI for us to operate in the UK. At the beginning of 2018 we established our Company in Singapore; Silk Chains Singapore Pte. Ltd. as a Strategic location for source Raw Materials from the Asian region.

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E-Silk Route Ventures T/A Silk Cooperation - 23 June 2020

Connect with us on our Social Media

Searching for a platform to look us over? Connect with us on social media to get updates about our new products, orders, shipments and also about our team. Choose your favorite Social Media Channel and Stay Connected with us: 

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Our Silk Corporation Facebook Community is full of our current customers and our potential customers. You can also reach out to us on Facebook and get prompt updates about products, certifications and about our team. 

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E-Silk Route Ventures T/A Silk Cooperation - 3 June 2020

Factories Back At Work & Supply Chains Recovery After Corona Lockdown

Coronavirus as a global pandemic disease has affected many countries in the world including Sri Lanka in varying ways and has caused disruptions to Supply Chains Severely. While it was required to maintain essential services, these too were operating at minimal capacity under strict government & health regulations. 

However, since the 3rd week of May, the Sri Lankan economy has been opening in a phased manner and factories which are operating in the ‘essential services’ sector have been given the authority to start commencing work at almost 75% capacity. Nonetheless, the strict health guidelines for these factories to operate under are still present. And owing to these it could be stated that operations would take place in compliance to these regulations, which would minimize the spread of COVID-19. 

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E-Silk Route Ventures T/A Silk Cooperation - 27 May 2020

PRIVATE MIXING

E-Silk Ventures provides a wide range of spice mixes, fruit powder mixes and herb mixtures. In the event if you cannot identify the required product mixture in our product range, send us an inquiry our manufacturing team at E-Silk Ventures’ will be able to produce the customised order.

E-Silk will act as your Global Strategic Sourcing Partner and will be able to procure the required organic agricultural product through our established domestic and international strategic supply chain partners. E-Silk Ventures ensures that the required product will be available to you in the required standard and quantity.

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E-Silk Route Ventures T/A Silk Cooperation - 20 May 2020

CEYLON AUTHENTIC SPICES

Ceylon Cinnamon/ True Cinnamon 

 Scientific Name: Cinnamomum Verum/ Cinnamomum Zeylanicus 

 A Spice obtained from the inner bark of Cinnamomum trees and is used in both sweet and savory food. Ceylon Cinnamon Also Known as 'True' Cinnamon is the Purest and Original Cinnamon. Ceylon cinnamon is the “True” cinnamon and it offers numerous health benefits to those who consume it. But the most important difference between Ceylon & Cassia is that Cassia has high levels of coumarin, which is toxic to the liver. Ceylon Cinnamon is consumed for its medicinal properties; which includes its ability to reduce Cholesterol and Control Blood Sugar

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E-Silk Route Ventures T/A Silk Cooperation - 13 May 2020

CEYLON TEA

Sri Lanka is one of the most famous countries to produce tea and is one of the most fabulously enjoyed beverages in Sri Lanka. Tea for us is literally second to water, every single person in our Nation enjoys at least three cups a day, and that is just minimally. Every occasion is celebrated with a cup of tea, and we would not substitute it for anything else. Its the poor mans' drink of choice and the rich mans' as well. There is something about the wonderful beverage that leaves you wanting for more. The unique tastes and the impeccable aromas of Ceylon Tea is what makes it famous around the globe.

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E-Silk Route Ventures T/A Silk Cooperation - 6 May 2020

CUSTOMIZED SOURCING

As your trusted strategic customised sourcing partner E-Silk route Ventures will be your one stop shop for all your organic agricultural produce. We will source products via our domestic and international partners. We continuously strive to establish new partnerships with factories and suppliers around the world to strengthen our strategic customised sourcing operations. Our team will collaborate with you and analyse your product requirements to create the best possible economical and efficient solution.

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E-Silk Route Ventures T/A Silk Cooperation - 29 April 2020

FAIR TRADE

Fair Trade is an international arrangement, which aims to provide better trading conditions for the farmers and workers in the agricultural field in the developing countries.Fairtrade International, the umbrella NGO that creates the internationally agreed Fairtrade Standards and coordinates Fairtrade worldwide. Fair Trade provides a platform to negotiate competitive prices, decent working conditions and a fairer deal for farmers and workers in developing countries. By selecting Fairtrade products, consumers can create a change in farmers’ and agricultural workers' lives

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E-Silk Route Ventures T/A Silk Cooperation - 22 April 2020

PRIVATE LABELlING

One of common services provided by E-Silk Ventures’ packaging professionals is private label packaging. At E-Silk Ventures, we strive to develop products that deliver the same quality of our customers. The dedicated team of experts at E-Silk Ventures will ensure our private label practices will meet our customer expectations and requirements.

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E-Silk Route Ventures T/A Silk Cooperation - 15 April 2020

CEYLON ORGANIC COCOA - JOURNEY FROM COCOA POD TO CHOCOLATE

Cocoa bean, also cacao bean/cocoa pod or simply cocoa or cacao. The dried and fully fermented fatty seed of Theobroma cacao, from which cocoa solids and cocoa butter are extracted. Cocoa is the raw ingredient of Chocolate and Chocolate Flavor.

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E-Silk Route Ventures T/A Silk Cooperation - 8 April 2020

DESICCATED COCONUT

Desiccated Coconut Production is done by grating, drying (3% moisture content max.), and unsweetened fresh meat or kernel of a mature fruit of coconut. Desiccated Coconuts are graded by its cutting size, for example, fine grade and medium grade where fine grade is smaller particle size than the medium grade. Our Desiccated Coconut products are categorized as:

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E-Silk Route Ventures T/A Silk Cooperation - 1 April 2020

CEYLON ORIGIN HERBS

Its roots and orange-red fruit have been used for hundreds of years for medicinal purposes. The herb is also called Indian ginseng or winter cherry. The name ashwagandha describes the smell of its root (like a horse). By definition, ashwa means horse. The herb is considered one of the most important herbs in the Ayurvedic medicine system, a healthcare practice that started in India over 3,000 years ago.

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E-Silk Route Ventures T/A Silk Cooperation - 25 March 2020

CEYLON MORINGA

Moringa is an important food source in some parts of the world. Moringa leaves retain lots of vitamins and minerals when dried, moringa is used in many regions in feeding programs to fight malnutrition. The leaves are cooked and used like spinach, and they are also dried and powdered for use as a condiment. Moringa leaves can be consumed fresh, cooked or as powder. It can be used in tea, in capsules, added to beverages, sprinkled in salads or soup... etc. Moringa contains proteins, vitamins, and minerals. As an antioxidant, it seems to help protect cells

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E-Silk Route Ventures T/A Silk Cooperation - 18 March 2020

BEST COCONUT-BASED PRODUCTS AVAILABLE IN SRI LANKA

Desiccated Coconut is a grated, dried (3% moisture content max.), and unsweetened fresh meat or kernel of a mature fruit of coconut. Desiccated Coconuts are graded by its cutting size, for example, fine grade and medium grade where fine grade is a smaller particle size than the medium grade. Desiccated Coconut is categorized as:

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E-Silk Route Ventures T/A Silk Cooperation - 11 March 2020

GREEN BANANA FLOUR

Green Banana flour is gluten-free and a source of fiber. It has a hint of banana flavor but once it becomes baked into your final creations the taste has an earthy wholesome flavor. During the maturation process, the fruit is rich in one type of resistant starch that does not undergo digestion or absorption and behaves like soluble fiber in the body, including producing substances that are beneficial. Properties :

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E-Silk Route Ventures T/A Silk Cooperation - 4 March 2020

E-SILK COCOES

Milk Coconut milk is the liquid that comes from the grated meat of a mature coconut. It should not be confused with coconut water. The color and rich taste of coconut milk are attributed to its high oil content, most of which is saturated fat. Organic Coconut milk is made by grating fresh coconut meat and then pressing it to extract the white "milk" from the flesh. Coconut milk can be purchased in many different concentrations to your needs Low fat to the maximum high fat content. Coconut Milk can be obtained in fat percentages of:

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E-Silk Route Ventures T/A Silk Cooperation - 26 February 2020

CEYLON ORGANIC YOUNG JACKFRUIT

Young jackfruit has quickly become a star in the world of vegan cuisine, and for good reason. Once cooked, this savory fruit’s fibrous texture makes for a perfect meat alternative. Grown in biodiverse organic orchards in Sri Lanka, Organic young jackfruit is processed in small batches and packed in a brine of purified water, organic coconut vinegar and sea salt using BPA-free cans. This is a premium quality product, with no added sulphites or GMO ingredients, making it a healthier choice that's sure to please. Amaze your guests this holiday season with meatless “turkey” and pulled “pork” dishes they won’t believe are vegan.

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E-Silk Route Ventures T/A Silk Cooperation - 19 February 2020

6 Secrets of Ashwagandha you should know

What is Ashwagandha? 

If you are familiar with herbal and Ayurveda supplements, there's a name you cannot simply forget, "Ashwagandha". Ashwagandha (Withania somnifera) has a long history of more than 3000 years and it's one of the commonly used Ayurvedic medicinal plants. The name "Ashwagandha" is a Sanskrit name and it means "Smell (Gandha) of a horse (Ashwa)". Also, it's known locally as "Amukkara" and referred to as "Indian Ginseng" in......... 

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E-Silk Route Ventures T/A Silk Cooperation - 12 February 2020

Welcome to the Digital Era of Organic Farming

Sri Lanka is a nation driven by natural and organic farming since ancient times. The island nation quite familiar with the word “organic” before the concept of organic farming introduces to the western world. It’s not a secret that we live in a time of advanced digital technology. We, E-Silk Route Ventures has realized the potential Sri Lanka has an agricultural nation and initiated a journey that would enable us to digitalis the traditional value chain of farm to consumer. In that way, we have been able to uplift the livelihood of the small and medium-scale farmer communities while providing international customers with premium quality products. We value the concept of Direct Trade and we have incorporated it with modern technology to find a platform in maximizing the value of the product of the farmer.

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E-Silk Route Ventures T/A Silk Cooperation - 5 February 2020

WOULD YOU LIKE TO GET TO KNOW US BETTER

E-Silk route Ventures was incorporated with the objective of establishing Strategic trade Routes in the modern business world and exporting superior quality commodities produced locally. Being located in Sri Lanka, we are able to supply the World with High-Caliber Spices, Tea, Herbs, Coconut Products, and other Agricultural Products. Based in Sri Lanka, with its rich history in the trade, fertile soil, and optimal temperature ranges, we specialize in supplying high caliber spices, tea, herbs, coconut products, and other agricultural products.

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E-Silk Route Ventures T/A Silk Cooperation - 29 January 2020

Silk Social Index

The agriculture sector in Sri Lanka responsible for over 25 percent of Sri Lankan employment and there are over 2 million farmers let alone their families. Most of these farmers are based in rural areas and doing their trade through middlemen. This often results in farmers getting low value for their products and unable to move towards commercial agriculture. Silk Social Index (SSI) is a proposed system concept for measuring social impact. SSI plans to identify the exact value or the contribution generated by each consumer purchase. This will monitor, measure, and add value to traditional Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) practices.

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E-Silk Route Ventures T/A Silk Cooperation - 22 January 2020

Our Brands

Travelling through the Strategic trade routes connecting the West & East, Silk Route Brands bring you the best products from around the world. We have a variety of Brands which cater to different product segments.

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E-Silk Route Ventures T/A Silk Cooperation  - 15 January 2020

BEST FRUIT PRODUCTS AVAILABLE IN SRI LANKA

Banana Fruit

 Scientific Name:  Musa acuminate

Other Names: Plantain 

 An edible fruit, botanically a berry; Good source of energy; readily digestible fruit useful for feeding children suffering from diarrhea Useful for treatment of gastrointestinal disorders, constipation, arthritis, anemia, and allergies. Banana Powder - Produced from 100% naturally grown banana

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E-Silk Route Ventures T/A Silk Cooperation - 8 January 2020

CEYLON TURMERIC - FOR THE AUTHENTIC TASTE

Turmeric is a spice that comes from the turmeric plant. It is commonly used in Asian food. You probably know turmeric as the main spice in curry. It has a warm, bitter taste and is frequently used to flavor or color curry powders, mustards, butters, and cheeses. But the root of turmeric is also used widely to make medicine. It contains a yellow-colored chemical called curcumin, which is often used to color foods and cosmetics. Turmeric is commonly used for conditions involving pain and inflammation, such as osteoarthritis. It is also used for hay fever, depression, high cholesterol, a type of liver disease, and itching. 

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E-Silk Route Ventures T/A Silk Cooperation - 1 January 2020

EVERYTHING YOU NEED TO KNOW ABOUT CINNAMON

A Spice obtained from the inner bark of Cinnamomum trees and is used in both sweet and savory food. Ceylon Cinnamon Also Known as 'True' Cinnamon is the Purest and Original Cinnamon. Ceylon cinnamon is the “True” cinnamon and it offers numerous health benefits to those who consume it. But the most important difference between Ceylon & Cassia is that Cassia has high levels of coumarin, which is toxic to the liver. Ceylon Cinnamon is consumed for its medicinal properties; which includes its ability to reduce Cholesterol and Control Blood Sugar.

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E-Silk Route Ventures T/A Silk Cooperation - 25 December 2019

Private Label Nutraceuticals

Nutraceuticals refer to any product derived from food sources with extra health benefits in addition to their basic nutritional value. The term “Nutraceuticals” combines two words - “Nutrient” (a nourishing food component) and “Pharmaceutical” (a medical drug). Nutraceuticals can be considered non-specific biological therapies used to promote general well-being, control symptoms and prevent malignant processes. Most often they are categorized as dietary supplements, herbal supplements functional food, medicinal food, and pharmaceuticals.

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E-Silk Route Ventures T/A Silk Cooperation - 18 December 2019

ORGANIC Coconut Oil

White Coconut Oil 

Scientific Name: Cocos nucifera 

The specialty of pure white coconut oil is that it doesn't go through any refining process. Therefore, its natural flavor, fragrance as well as the original fatty acid composition remain unchanged. The oil is extracted from dried copra mechanically free of chemicals.

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E-Silk Route Ventures T/A Silk Cooperation - 11 December 2019

VALUE ADDED PRODUCTS

We offer a Range of Unique / Value Added Products which are Manufactured in our Factories. Below is the Range of Value added products offered:

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E-Silk Route Ventures T/A Silk Cooperation - 4 December 2019

PARTNER FACTORIES & CERTIFICATION

As a Producer cum. Supply Chain Manager, we are stringent when it comes to working with partner facilities for excess capacity and products we do not directly manufacture with. We look into the following criteria when it comes to partner selection

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