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.
Vietnam has yet to take advantages of FTAs for agricultural product export

Vietnam has yet to take advantages of FTAs for agricultural product export

Despite difficulties in export markets over the past time, Vietnam has earned a US$23.2 billion export turnover of agricultural, forestry, and fishery products in the first five months of 2022, up 16.8 percent while the trade surplus reached US$5.1 billion, up 3.1 times over the same period.

 

Illustrative image. (Photo: VNA)

HCMC to receive 56,555 tons of rice from national reserve

The General Department of State Reserves under the Ministry of Finance has issued a document on the provision of over 56,555 tons of rice from national reserve to HCMC to support pandemic-hit residents.
Eggs, dragon fruits, rice, chicken transported to rental houses in HCMC

Eggs, dragon fruits, rice, chicken transported to rental houses in HCMC

Trucks transporting eggs, dragon fruits, rice and chicken to food-gathering points in Ho Chi Minh City yesterday to be ready for delivering the goods to low-income workers in rental house areas, alleys and factories without operation due to Covid-19 who facing difficulty in foodstuffs and essential foods during social distancing.
High-tech agricultural production helps farmers get rich in Lam Dong Province. (Photo: SGGP)

Agricultural sector needs impulse for sustainable development

Despite many achievements, the agricultural investment and development in the Central and Central Highlands of Vietnam are facing many challenges due to a shortage of capital, unstable prices, or a lack of market for products. Enterprises and farmers are looking forward to the third dialogue conference between Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc and farmers scheduled to take place on September 28 in Buon Ma Thuot City in Dak Lak Province, with the hope that it will open the tie-knot and promote sustainable agricultural production development.
Traders buy fresh regular paddy at VND4,300 per kilogram which is fairly low. (Photo: SGGP)

Mekong Delta farmers suffer rice crop failure, low price

Farmers in provinces in the Mekong Delta have grown rice on an area of 1.6 million hectares in the summer-autumn rice crop this year. At the present, farmers in Dong Thap, Hau Giang provinces and Can Tho City start to harvest rice but they do not earn much due to poor productivity and low price.