VOV.VN - The northern province of Bac Giang exported an initial tonne of fresh Vietnamese lychees to Japan by air on June 19, creating opportunities to further expand export markets and meeting the expectations of growers.
VOV.VN - Situated in the northern province of Son La, Mai Son district is expected to export approximately 2,600 tonnes of longan over the course of the year to several foreign markets such as the United States, China, France, Poland, and Malaysia.
VOV.VN - The impending European Union-Vietnam Free Trade Agreement (EVFTA) is projected to act as a boost for export turnover and enhance the competitiveness of Vietnamese rice in the EU market, according to Pham Thai Binh, General Director of Trung An High-tech Agriculture Joint Stock Company.
VOV.VN - An online conference is set to take place on May 29-30 to promote farm produce and food exports, with a particular focus being placed on the export of Bac Giang lychees to the Singaporean market, according to the Ministry of Industry and Trade.
Vietnamese agriculture officials made fruit a key export product as it can bring eight or nine times more in value compare to rice production.
Representatives of over 550 enterprises working in food and beverages and 400 others in medicine and pharmaceuticals from 350 countries will arrive in Vietnam from August 7 – 10 to explore business opportunities, according to the Ministry of Industry and Trade.
The Son La strawberry and safe farm produce week 2019, the first of its kind, kicked off in Big C Thang Long supermarket in Hanoi on January 18.
Vietnam exported goods to 200 countries and territories worldwide in 2018, including 50 major markets, Sai Gon Giai phong (Liberated Saigon) daily reported.
Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc visited a high-tech tra fish (pangasius) farm in Vinh Hoa commune, in Tan Chau town of the Mekong Delta province of An Giang, on December 14.
The growth of vegetable and fruit exports slowed down significantly this year but the target of reaching US$10 billion in revenue in 2025 was still within reach, according to the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development (MARD).
Hoi An City will for the first time open its weekend market in the park of Cam Chau Ward next Saturday and Sunday morning, December 1 and 2.
The southern province of Tay Ninh and a company have signed a memorandum of understanding on cooperation in developing a fruit farming zone and building a fruit processing factory complex serving export here.
The Saigon Trading Group (Satra) has announced it will open an additional 60 Satrafoods stores between now and the year’s end, raising its total nationwide to 217.
Experts have recommended Vietnamese firms develop organic products for export to the EU, considering it a measure to boost the shipment of farm produce to this demanding market.
High-tech and clean agriculture are officially among the priority sectors for bank credit but agriculturalists find it hard to get loans.
Deputy Prime Minister Vuong Dinh Hue called on the Chinese side to facilitate customs clearance of Vietnamese agricultural products, including lychees, while addressing an economic forum in Bac Giang province on June 8.
Ho Chi Minh City’s revenue from retail sales in the first half of this year is estimated at more than VND328.58 trillion (US$14.47 billion), accounting for 65.3% of the city’s total earnings from retail sales and services and up 12.9% from the same time last year.
VOV.VN - The Plant Protection Department has announced that it will finalize the of trade promotion formalities for rambutan exports to such markets as the Republic of Korea and New Zealand.
The island district of Phu Quoc in the Mekong Delta province of Kien Giang aims to produce at least 1,200 tonnes of pepper in 2018.
Ho Chi Minh City's Department of Agriculture and Rural Development plans to set up 10 safe farm produce markets that will open every weekend to bring together producers and buyers of clean agricultural products.