VOV.VN - The cashew sector of Vietnam continued to sustain its position as the world’s leading processor and exporter of the nut during 2018 as the country processed 1.65 million tons of raw cashew and exported 391,000 tons of cashew nuts worth a total of US$3.52 billion.
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.
Vietnam needs to focus on increasing businesses’ awareness of registering for and protecting geographical indication (GI) for their products and the advantages GI brings, according to experts.
The Association of Food Transparency (AFT) made its debut in Ho Chi Minh City on November 22 with the aim of connecting responsible players in the food production chain for the benefit of society and the environment.
VOV.VN - Vietnamese Ba Hai Company Limited received a warning letter dated March 21, 2017 from the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) over its fish and fishery products examined at an importer located in America.
The National Agro-Forestry- Fisheries Quality Assurance Department issued a document on December 20 requesting seafood processors to strengthen their checks for Sulfadiazine in shrimps to be shipped to Japan.
Japanese authorities have adjusted schedules for checks on antibiotic residues in seafood products imported from Vietnam, according to the National Agro-Forestry- Fisheries Quality Assurance Department (Nafiqad)
The fight against unsafe food requires more joint drastic efforts by State agencies, food producers, suppliers and users, according to Director of the National Agro Forestry and Fisheries Quality Assurance Department (NAFIQAD) Nguyen Nhu Tiep.
A total of 45,651 tonnes of chicken products, mostly frozen thighs, were imported from the US in the first seven months of 2015, accounting for 49 percent of total meat imports into Vietnam in the period, the Quan doi Nhan dan newspaper said quoted the Department of Animal Health source.
(VOV) - Food producers need to heavily invest to truly differentiate their products as competition is fierce from rivals, according to industry leaders and analysts.