Swiftlet nest has long been used in traditional Chinese medicine for many centuries.
It is classified as a cold food or ying according to the Chinese food concept. It has the effect of increasing the imune system, rejuvenate, but not overheating the body as compared to ginseng.
Swiftlet nest is mostly composed of water-soluble protein that is easily absorbed by the human body.
The total protein content is about 65 percent. Moisture is approximately 10%, whereas traces of fat is around 23.3% and carbohydrate 0.8%. Other minerals present are calcium and iron. The Amino acid content in swiflet nest is approximately 6 percent. Amino acids isolated from birds nest consist of amide, humin, arginine, cystine, histidine, and lysine.
Swiftlet nest is regarded as having a wide range of tonic and medical values.
Traditionally, it is believed that swiftlet nest can strengthen the lungs. Consumption of swiftlet nest is also recommended to complement other treatments to combat degenerative diseases such as cancer and also for recovering health after illness, or surgery. Recent studies in Hong Kong suggested that it may even be useful in the treatment of AIDS.
In respect to aesthetic industry, research shown that swiftlet nest consist of high dosis of Epidermal Growth Factor(EGF). Currently EGF is used in the cosmetic industry for skin whitening, reduce wrinkles, and prevent premature aging. EGF is known to be capable of penetrating into the skin dermis to stimulate the growth of new cells, replacing cells that are old / damaged, and controls the growth of skin cells. Consuming swiftlet nest routinely is a means of maintaining one’s beauty from inside out.
We are exporter of clean swiftlet nest. Our main export market is mainland China and Hong Kong. We export on regular basis up to 100 kg of processed swiflet nest per month. Our current capacity is mainly catered for debris, large fractured pieces, foot and triangle swiflet nest. We pride our quality because we do not use any chemical in the processing of our product. Our product is 100% natural swiftlet nest obtained from various area in Indonesia. We choose and hand picked every single piece of swiftlet nest for quality control. We only source naturally white and low feather count swiftlet nest for our process. We have been in the swiftlet nest business for over 20 years. Until recently only trading raw swiftlet nest for local market. We are looking for buyers to expand our cleaned swiftlet nest. We are capable of doubling our capacity without any problem.