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Central Retail to buy 1,000 tonnes of lychee

Central Retail to buy 1,000 tonnes of lychee

Central Retail Vietnam, a member of the Thai-based retail conglomerate the Central Group, said it plans to purchase 1,000 tonnes of lychee from the northern province of Bac Giang’s Luc Ngan district this year.

Chinese traders set to enter Vietnam to deal in lychees

Chinese traders set to enter Vietnam to deal in lychees

VOV.VN - Up to 309 traders from China have been granted permission by Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc to enter and purchase lychees in Luc Ngan district of Bac Giang province, one of the country’s largest lychee growing areas.

China imports nearly 91% of Vietnam’s lychees

China imports nearly 91% of Vietnam’s lychees

VOV.VN - Vietnamese businesses have exported more than 92,000 tons of lychees (including fresh and dried lychee) from the 2018 crop, according to the latest statistics from the General Department of Customs.

More than 186,000 tons of lychees consumed

More than 186,000 tons of lychees consumed

VOV.VN - Northern Bac Giang province had sold around 186,129 tons of lychees with an estimated revenue of more than VND5.285 trillion as of June 17, according to Tran Quang Tan, director of the provincial Department of Industry and Trade.

Bac Giang’s lychee value estimated at US$240 million

Bac Giang’s lychee value estimated at US$240 million

Thieu lychee, a unique fruit of the northern province of Bac Giang, is expected to record VND5.5 trillion (US$240.28 million) in value this year if it can retain its current price until the end of the fruit season.

Luc Ngan Lychee Week gets underway in Hanoi

Luc Ngan Lychee Week gets underway in Hanoi

VOV.VN - The Luc Ngan Lychee Week is being held at BigC Thang Long in Hanoi from June 13-20, aiming to promote the special fruit of Luc Ngan district, Bac Giang province to Hanoians.

Vietnam posts best lychee crop in 60 years

Vietnam posts best lychee crop in 60 years

Increasing exports helped Vietnam obtain its most successful lychee crop in 2017, with the highest prices in six decades, heard a conference on August 2 in northern Bac Giang Province, the country’s lychee farming hub.

Food safety issues continue to haunt produce exports

Food safety issues continue to haunt produce exports

VOV.VN - How to supply large volumes of produce in compliance with strict Global GAP safety standards is problematic for the nation’s growers and exporters, says the Vietnam Fruit & Vegetables Association.

Vietnam ships Hung Yen longan to US

Vietnam ships Hung Yen longan to US

Two tonnes of Hung Yen longan have just been transported to Ho Chi Minh City to undergo irradiation before being shipped to the US.

US to open door for Vietnamese mangoes

US to open door for Vietnamese mangoes

The US Department of Agriculture (USDA)’s Animal and Plant Health Inspection Services (APHIS) has proposed allowing the import of fresh mangoes from Vietnam into the US.