We export Corozo Blanks worldwide. Our main clients own a button factory and buy from us the raw material to elaborate finished buttons for the fashion industry. Corozo blanks is a semi elaborate button, made from a natural seed better known as «Tagua» or «Corozo».
Tagua is the seed of the palm «Phytelephas Macrocarpa». This name comes from the Greek words «phyt» plant and «elephas» elephant, this in reference to the use as a source of vegetable ivory.
Is commonly known as «vegetal ivory», «ivory palm», «ivory nut», when dried it can be carved as ivory, becoming an attractive accessory for the fashion industry, artisans, and button makers.
Jaime Salvador Oe4-155
y Alba Calderón
Tumbaco – Ecuador
(+593) 2450 6432