Garlic farmers on Ly Son Island wish to protect their specialty against fake products

Ly Son garlic struggles against fake products

Ly Son District’s People’s Committee, in the Central province of Quang Ngai, focuses on the challenges and opportunities that come with protecting Ly Son garlic as a brand after a certificate of geographical indication from the National Intellectual Property Office was given to the local specialty. 
Farmers harvest garlic in Ly Son Island, Quang Ngai province  (Photo: SGGP)

Ly Son garlic falsification results in large unsold volume

Some traders have currently transported garlic from other places to Ly Son island district, Quang Ngai province and masqueraded local product, causing price fall and large inventory of real product.