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Ministry finds no proof of alleged pepper price scam

Ministry finds no proof of alleged pepper price scam

The Ministry of Industry and Trade (MoIT) has not found evidence supporting accusations by the Vietnam’s Pepper Association (VPA) of price manipulation by foreign traders in the pepper market.

Black pepper market heats up on low supplies in India

Black pepper market heats up on low supplies in India

VOV.VN - Do Ha Nam, chair of the Vietnam Pepper Association, who was up until recently bullish about the black pepper market, has now turned bearish, advising farmers to hold off from selling if they can.

Chinese rigging pepper prices: VPA

Chinese rigging pepper prices: VPA

Domestic pepper prices have been fluctuating abnormally from late July until now, with the VPA blaming price manipulating measures used by Chinese businesses.

Pepper sector advised to boost clean production

Pepper sector advised to boost clean production

Chairman of the Vietnam Pepper Association (VPA) Do Ha Nam has advised pepper farmers to make investment in technology and clean production as the competition with foreign rivals will be fiercer.

Pepper export revenue loses spice due to oversupply

Pepper export revenue loses spice due to oversupply

Vietnam's pepper shipments are forecast to reach around 101,000 tons for the first six months of 2017, up 13% on-year, but revenue is likely to fall 13%, according to Vietnam Pepper Association (VPA)'s chairman Do Ha Nam.

As highlands pepper prices fall, farmers hold out

As highlands pepper prices fall, farmers hold out

Over the last ten days, pepper prices have fallen from an already low VND82,000 (US$3.65 USD) to VND72,000 (US$3.21) per kilogramme, but pepper farmers in the Central Highlands continue to hold out for higher prices.

Measures sought for sustainable pepper development

Measures sought for sustainable pepper development

Measures to develop the pepper sector sustainably were discussed at a forum jointly held by the National Agricultural Extension Centre (NAEC) and the Department of Agriculture and Rural Development of Dak Nong on June 7.

Dong Nai earns US$1.8 bln from exports to US

Dong Nai earns US$1.8 bln from exports to US

The southern province of Dong Nai shipped goods worth nearly US$1.8 billion to the US in the first five months of 2017, according to the provincial Department of Industry and Trade.

Pepper farmers urged to keep calm and carry on

Pepper farmers urged to keep calm and carry on

Industry leaders have called on distraught and anxious pepper farmers to remain calm and refrain from selling their produce at low prices, saying the current price plunge is most likely a fleeting phenomenon.