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Seafood sector urged to diversify products

Seafood sector urged to diversify products

Diversifying products and adapting quickly to market fluctuations will help create growth momentum and remove difficulties for seafood exports, experts have said.

US loosens labelling requirements for tra fish imports

US loosens labelling requirements for tra fish imports

VOV.VN - The US Department of Agriculture (USDA) has moved to loosen restrictions placed on the labelling requirements of aquatic products, including tra fish and white-flesh fish, according to the Association of Seafood Exporters and Producers (VASEP).

Vietnam eligible to export catfish, fish products to US

Vietnam eligible to export catfish, fish products to US

The Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS) under the US Department of Agriculture (USDA) has recognised Vietnam as a country eligible to export Siluriformes fish (catfish, including tra fish) and fish products to the US.

The bumpy road of rice export

The bumpy road of rice export

Rice export achieved remarkable results in the first eight months of 2018 relying upon the improved purchasing power of the world market.

Lafooco granted USDA Organic Certificate for cashew nuts

Lafooco granted USDA Organic Certificate for cashew nuts

Lafooco, a member of The PAN Group and one of the leading cashew nut traders in Vietnam, has become one of the first two Vietnamese firms to be granted the USDA Organic Certificate and the EU Organic Certificate for sterilised cashew nuts.

Value of coffee exports to Indonesia soars

Value of coffee exports to Indonesia soars

VOV.VN - The value of Vietnam’s coffee exports to Indonesia saw a sharp rise in the first five months of the year, according to the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development (MARD).

US asked to facilitate Vietnam’s farm produce and seafood exports

US asked to facilitate Vietnam’s farm produce and seafood exports

VOV.VN - Deputy Prime Minister Vuong Dinh Hue urged the US to facilitate the export of Vietnamese agricultural and seafood products to its market at a June 6 meeting with Deputy Secretary of Agriculture Stephen Censky during his visit to the US from June 25-27.

First direct shipment of US corn arrives in Vietnam

First direct shipment of US corn arrives in Vietnam

The first direct shipment of US corn to Vietnam has arrived in the country with the assistance of the Quang Ninh Port Joint Stock Company in the Port of Cai Lan, the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) and the United States Grains Council representatives.

Market to bode well for coffee export

Market to bode well for coffee export

Vietnam’s coffee exports are expected to rise in 2018 thanks to projected annual increases of 7.1% for domestic yield and 1.3% for global consumption in 2017-18 crop.

Vietnam’s rice market fares well

Vietnam’s rice market fares well

Vietnam shipped abroad nearly 5.2 million tonnes of rice worth over 2.27 billion USD in the first 11 months of this year, surpassing the figure of the entire 2016 at 4.9 million tonnes, according to the Vietnam Food Association.

Tra fish exports to US remain steady

Tra fish exports to US remain steady

Vietnam’s tra fish exports to the United States have remained stable after it imposed a demand that exporting countries demonstrate their food safety control system is equivalent to that of the US.

US no longer Vietnam’s largest seafood buyer

US no longer Vietnam’s largest seafood buyer

For the first time in years, the US is no longer the largest seafood export market of Vietnam as it is overtaken by Japan, says a report by the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development.