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Vietnamese fruits vying for the lion’s share on home turf

Vietnamese fruits vying for the lion’s share on home turf

VOV.VN - The local fruit sector has been advised to devise a strategic plan in which to competently deal with fierce competition from foreign rivals due to newly-implemented free trade agreements (FTAs) set to boost the strong influx of foreign fruit into the Vietnamese market, according to industry insiders.

IFC supports exports of high quality fruits

IFC supports exports of high quality fruits

The IFC, a member of the World Bank Group, has signed a memorandum of understanding with the Plant Protection Department under the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development to support efforts to expand export markets for Vietnam's high quality fruits.

Unique dragon fruit pizza goes on sale in Hanoi

Unique dragon fruit pizza goes on sale in Hanoi

VOV.VN - Amid fears surrounding the ongoing novel coronavirus (COVID-19), a restaurant in Hanoi has launched pizza that uses dragon fruit as its base as a way of helping farmers who face a lack of business due to the epidemic.

Long An exports 50 tonnes of dragon fruit by sea a day

Long An exports 50 tonnes of dragon fruit by sea a day

The Dragon Fruit Association of southern Long An province exports 50 tonnes of dragon fruit a day on average to China and other Southeast Asian nations by sea as export by road has faced lots of difficulties due to the outbreak of the acute respiratory disease caused by the novel coronavirus (COVID-19).

Price of white-flesh dragon fruit soars

Price of white-flesh dragon fruit soars

VOV.VN - White-flesh dragon fruit from the Mekong Delta province of Tien Giang has seen a recent exponential price rise with the food produce being valued at more than VND15,000 per kilo, a three-fold increase in comparison to the previous week.

Son La longans and farm produce showcased in Hanoi

Son La longans and farm produce showcased in Hanoi

VOV.VN - The Son La longan and safe farm produce week taking place from August 3-9 at the Vietnam Trade Promotion Centre for Agriculture on Hoang Quoc Viet Street in Hanoi will serve to promote longans and a wide range of agricultural products grown in the northern province of Son La.

Plenty of opportunities for fruit and veg to meet Japan’s needs

Plenty of opportunities for fruit and veg to meet Japan’s needs

VOV.VN -Exports of Vietnamese fruit and vegetables to Japan have grown strongly in recent times, especially when it comes to stone fruits. However, the market share in Japan’s total imports is still quite low when compared to the estimated potential for sales of Vietnamese fruit and vegetables on the market.

Strange fruits attract Vietnamese consumers

Strange fruits attract Vietnamese consumers

VOV.VN - Strange fruits being sold in Vietnam’s market such as snow white strawbery, finger lime, red delicious apple and many others are attracting domestic consumers.

Mekong Delta city expects to increase fruit exports

Mekong Delta city expects to increase fruit exports

Can Tho city in the Mekong Delta has called on companies to strengthen cooperation with local farmers in boosting the export of fruits, especially the city’s three key fruits of longan, star apple and mango.

Long An aims to up dragon fruit exports

Long An aims to up dragon fruit exports

The Mekong Delta province of Long An, which produces about 215,000 tonnes of dragon fruit every year, is aiming to increase its exports of the fruit by using state-of-the-art technology to develop 2,000ha of new growing land in Chau Thanh district.

Vietnam ships first batch of dragon fruit to Australia

Vietnam ships first batch of dragon fruit to Australia

The first batch of Vietnamese dragon fruit has been exported to Australia by the Hoang Phat one-member Ltd Co in the southern province of Long An, announced the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development and Long An authorities on September 20.

Vietnam to export dragon fruit to Australia

Vietnam to export dragon fruit to Australia

Australia recently announced that it would permit the import of Vietnamese dragon fruit, making Vietnam the first country to get licence to export fresh dragon fruit to the country.

Binh Thuan looks to expand VietGap dragon fruit area

Binh Thuan looks to expand VietGap dragon fruit area

A conference discussing ways to expand the area of dragon fruit meeting Vietnamese Good Agricultural Practice (VietGAP) standards in the central Binh Thuan province was held in the locality on July 21.