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Rice exports on sharp rise

Rice exports on sharp rise

VOV.VN - Rice exports rose high by 19.8% in volume to 3.96 million tons and 17.5% in value to US$1.75 billion in the first eight months of this year against the same period last year, according to the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development.

Glutinous rice exports to China slowing down

Glutinous rice exports to China slowing down

Exports of glutinous rice to China, Vietnam’s biggest rice importer, are stagnating, despite overseas shipments of the commodity soaring 34% in the first half of 2017.

Vietnam, Pakistan, Burma to drive 2018 global rice exports

Vietnam, Pakistan, Burma to drive 2018 global rice exports

VOV.VN - Global rice trade has been projected to increase 1% to 42.3 million metric tons in 2018, the third highest on record and the second consecutive year of expanded trade, according to the US Department of Agriculture.

Rice exports to Russia shoots up 700%

Rice exports to Russia shoots up 700%

Vietnam exported more than 14,700 tonnes of rice worth US$5.56 million in the first five months of this year to Russia, a year-on-year increase of 707% in volume and 662.6% in value, according to statistics from the General Department of Vietnam Customs.

Rice exports hit 3-year high

Rice exports hit 3-year high

The price of Vietnamese export rice has hit a three-year high thanks to the rising import demands and the restricted supply source.

Policy changes needed to boost rice sector’s growth

Policy changes needed to boost rice sector’s growth

Despite rapid growth for years, the rice sector of Vietnam is hamstrung by policies that reduce its competitiveness. Amidst this situation, strong actions are needed to broaden markets and increase rice exports.

Agriculture firms receive Gov’t funds

Agriculture firms receive Gov’t funds

State credit institutions will offer enterprises developing national agricultural products 70 per cent of investment capital support, said the Ministry of Planning and Investment (MPI).

Indonesia turns it back on Vietnamese rice as crops at home flourish

Indonesia turns it back on Vietnamese rice as crops at home flourish

Indonesia, the world's fourth most populous country and a major buyer of Vietnamese rice, has not returned to Vietnam for new purchases this year, while its overall 2017 rice imports are forecast to halve to around 500,000 tons thanks to better domestic production, according to industry reports.

Vietnam’s rice exports drop in Q1

Vietnam’s rice exports drop in Q1

Vietnam exported an estimated 1.28 million tonnes of rice in the first three months of the year, earning US$570 million, down 18% in volume and 17.3% in value compared to the same period last year.

Agro-forestry-fishery export value increases

Agro-forestry-fishery export value increases

The export value of agricultural, forestry and fishery products is estimated to see a year-on-year increase of 1.4% to US$4.3 billion in the first two months of 2017.