VOV.VN - Despite relatively high export growth, it is not easy for Vietnamese fruits to look for expansion to international markets and acquire major market shares as it can take 5-10 years to negotiate necessary international business contracts.
VOV.VN - Vietnam’s exports of fruit and vegetables jumped 29.1% to US$1.32 billion during the first four months of the year, according to preliminary statistics from the General Department of Vietnam Customs.
Vietnam imported around US$451 million worth of fruit and vegetable in the first four months of this year, with US$107 million spent in April alone.
The export value of fruit and vegetable in the first four months of 2018 has exceeded earnings from crude oil for the first time ever, according to the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development.
Vietnam exported 293,960 tonnes of fruits and vegetables worth US$620 million in the first two months of 2018, a year-on-year rise of 47% and 47.6%, respectively.
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.
Exports of fruits and vegetables in the first nine months of the year are estimated at 2.64 billion USD, a year-on-year surge of 44.2 percent, according to the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development (MARD).
While Vietnam sells its green produce around the world, the Southeast Asian country has also spent huge amounts of state money importing vegetables.
VOV.VN - Vietnam earned US$3.11 billion from exports of agro-forestry-aquatic products in July alone, bringing the total export value to US$20.45 billion so far this year.
VOV.VN - As consumers enjoy fresh, local fruit and vegetables this summer, farmers and producers can expect lower earnings from the fruits of their labour, say leading industry analysts.
Fruit and vegetable exports earned an estimated US$1.38 billion in the first five months of 2017, up 38% from the same period last year.
VOV.VN - Vietnamese consumers spend around US$2.8 million on fruit and vegetable imports each day, according to the General Department of Vietnam Customs.
VOV.VN - Vietnam imported more than US$164 million worth of fruit and vegetables during the first two months of this year with 70% of the figure coming from Thailand and China, according to the General Department of Vietnam Customs.
The domestic vegetable and fruit industry will face obstacles in maintaining sustainable growth in export value at the current high level, according to the Vietnam Vegetable and Fruit Association.
A program launched in January allowing Ho Chi Minh City residents to trace the origin of vegetables via a QR code scan is raising eyebrows over who really provides the QR-coded labels.
VOV.VN - Tuan Tu is a famous vegetable village in Ninh Phuoc district, Ninh Thuan province. It’s especially crowded with traders before Tet.
VOV.VN - Japan has agreed to officially import fresh dragon fruit from Vietnam, the Vietnam Fruit and Vegetable Association said on January 17.
The Hanoi People’s Committee has directed the strict control of food origin and production to ensure food safety.
VOV.VN - Vietnam mangosteens and lychees have been licenced to enter the US and Australia. This is a good sign for the fruit and vegetable sector.
Vietnam’s fruit-vegetable export value in 2016 is predicted to reach US$2.6 billion, according to the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development (MARD).