The roots from a fully grown Tongkat ali plant, about twenty to thirty years old, is the most efficient to use. Malaysia has been the major producer of this herb, Indonesia as well became one of the main supplier of this wonder root.
The need for Tongkat ali has become significant when the Americans learned about the great benefits that this herb can offer. Because of the great demand, Tongkat ali producers, looked for some other areas to cultivate where huge amount of plants and flowers are found. Asian countries like Vietnam, Thailand and Cambodia are only a few of the many areas in Asia where this plant can be grown effectively.
The production of Tongkat ali has became vast in the market that it required more commercial ways of packing and delivering it to consumers. They come in different forms like capsules, in liquid form, and tablets, Alcohol has also been used to ensure and preserve the root.