Gum Arabic (Acacia Gum)
Gum Arabic, primarily known as Acacia Gum is made from the sap of the Acacia Senegal tree. It is soluble in water and used in the food industry as a stabilizer for frozen foods, canned drinks & alcoholic beverages. Gum Arabic is also an emulsifier for binding and coating agent for pharmaceutical drugs, making of paints, glue, carbonless paper. Its also known to lower blood cholesterol and treat digestive issues.
Nigeria is the world’s third-largest producer of gum-arabic. We are able to supply acacia gum in large quantities in grade 1 and grade 2 of the product.