In the last decade, there has been a resurgence of regional commercial interest in virgin coconut oil in Vanuatu and Samoa, pulled by export and tourism demand for the product. FCG ANZDEC reported on the virgin coconut oil value chains and factors that affect the marketability, efficiency and competitiveness of the value chains in the Pacific region; compile a stakeholder database on those willing and able to engage in the development of virgin coconut oil value chains; and develop concepts that identify potential to add/or reduce costs in the value chain.