About four hundred delegates from Vietnam and twenty five other member countries of the International Pepper Community are attending the International Pepper Conference 2019 in the southern province of Ba Ria - Vung Tau.
The Mekong Delta has so far reaped around 66% of its 1.57 million hectares of rice with a normal yield of 5.7 tons per hectare, up 100 kg contrasted with a year ago's equivalent harvest, said Le Thanh Tung, delegate leader of the MARD's Department of Crop Production.
The Ministry of Industry and Trade (MoIT) said at a conference in Ho Chi Minh City on Monday that the country exported a total of 2.76 million tons of rice worth…
According to the Department of Agricultural Product Processing and Development, in May, the volume of Vietnamese cashew nuts exported was estimated at 39,000 tons with a value of USD 284 million,
R K Dhoodes, chairman of the Cashew Export Promotion Council of India (CEPC) said annual consumption of cashew nuts has increased sharply, meaning good news for the global cashew industry.
The households were vulnerable to market fluctuation, the national radio station said. As certain crops' prices rose, they rushed to grow them, but then abandoned them when prices fell.
Participants discussed building coordination plans for public agencies, vocational training schools and logistics enterprises to shorten the supply – demand gap regarding employees’ skills in Vietnam.
The domestic cashew industry would continue to face difficulties in processing and trading cashew nuts next year, according to the Vietnam Cashew Association (Vinacas).