Agro-forestry-fishery exports maintain growth momentum in 5 months

Agro-forestry-fishery exports maintain growth momentum in 5 months

Agro-forestry-fishery exports hit about US$23.2 billion in the first five months of 2022, posting a year-on-year increase of 16.8 percent. Nine groups of products saw export values of more than US$1 billion in the period, including coffee, rubber, rice, cashew and vegetables.
Food processing at CJ Cau Tre Joint Stock Company. (Photo: SGGP)

Domestic food manufacturers capable of competing with foreign ones

As for Ho Chi Minh City, where about 70 percent of food and foodstuff manufacturing and processing enterprises in the country are located, many experts said that there should be mechanisms and policies to attract investment for the implementation of two important projects, comprising the project to develop cold storage warehouses and the project to build raw material growing areas, establishing a production chain of the industry.