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Vietnam spends nearly 1.7 billion USD on corn import every year
Vietnam spends nearly 1.7 billion USD on corn import every…

Vietnam has so far this year imported 4.13 million tonnes of corn worth 825 million USD, according to the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development.

Cashew nut exports rise high in value
Cashew nut exports rise high in value

Vietnam businesses shipped 36,804 tons of cashew nut to get US$380.4 million in July, up 6.6% in volume and 7.4% in value compared to June.

U.S. bound tra fish shipments to undergo strict inspections
U.S. bound tra fish shipments to undergo strict inspections

The Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development on August 15 issued a decision ordering inspections of tra fish exports to the U.S

Agricultural cooperatives in HCMC face difficulties
Agricultural cooperatives in HCMC face difficulties

Only 41 out of 68 cooperatives registered in agricultural field have been operating in HCMC as of August 14,including 24 well performing ones accounting for 58%

Minh Phú Seafood sees profit up 34 times
Minh Phú Seafood sees profit up 34 times

Minh Phú Seafood Corporation (MPC) recorded a post-tax profit of VNĐ101.4 billion (US$4.54 million) in the second quarter of this year=

Bắc Giang to pour $66 million in hi-tech agricultural
Bắc Giang to pour $66 million in hi-tech agricultural

The northern province of Bắc Giang plans to spend VNĐ1.5 trillion (US$66 million) to develop high-tech agriculture areas growing or rearing the locality’s key

Land bank needed for agricultural development
Land bank needed for agricultural development

Deputy Director General of Land Registration Department calls for establishment of land bank to remove difficulties facing high-tech agriculture.

June shrimp exports to US slide, cloud economic outlook
June shrimp exports to US slide, cloud economic outlook

In terms of volume, US shrimp imports rose 16% on-year for June 2017 on the back of major increases coming from India and China as imports…

Export fruit and vegetable could be reached $US 3.6 billion
Export fruit and vegetable could be reached $US 3.6 billion

With the favorable export momentum, it is expected that this year, the total export value of fruit and vegetable will reach $US 3.4 - 3.6 billion.

Hi-tech agriculture enterprises face difficulties in borrowing
Hi-tech agriculture enterprises face difficulties in borrowing

Although the Government approved a credit package worth VND100 trillion (US$4.4 billion) early this year to develop high-tech agriculture, farmers, agricultural

High-tech farming development sluggish
High-tech farming development sluggish

The development of high-tech agriculture in Việt Nam remains sluggish due to unplanned and small-scale production

Profits in agricultural enteprises while some enterprises are happy, the other cries
Profits in agricultural enteprises while some enterprises are happy, the…

Business results in the second quarter in 2017 of agricultural enterprises witnesses a strong divide between the livestock and other areas due to the effect

Investing in Africa’s aquaculture future, part 1
Investing in Africa’s aquaculture future, part 1

Farming fish, shellfish and sea plants could be the essential building block for a thriving, globally competitive and industrialized economy that Africa seeks

Chinese businesses trying to overtake pepper market: VN Pepper Association
Chinese businesses trying to overtake pepper market: VN Pepper Association

The price of pepper in the domestic market has fluctuated since late July. On July 28, the price rose from VND80,000 per kilo to VND86,000 in…

Conference discusses developing Lam Dong high-tech farming
Conference discusses developing Lam Dong high-tech farming

Discuss developing high-tech agriculture in Lam Dong province. ietnam has become self-sufficient in food with an annual export of 30 billion USD, providing live

Dong Thap wants no white-leg shrimp farming in freshwater areas
Dong Thap wants no white-leg shrimp farming in freshwater areas

White leg shrimp was traditionally farmed in the sea, but in the last three years many inland farmers, seeing the crustacean offers good profits, have exploited

Vietnam tops ASEAN in animal feed production
Vietnam tops ASEAN in animal feed production

The country has more than 300 animal feed factories and over 200 facilities producing supplementary food, with total capacity of 31 million tonnes per year.

Ho Chi Minh city firm in pork traceability
Ho Chi Minh city firm in pork traceability

HCMC authorities have just launched a 10-day program to bolster pork traceability by intensifying checks on the origin of pork supplied to the city from August

Major hindrances to hi-tech agriculture development in Ho Chi Minh city
Major hindrances to hi-tech agriculture development in Ho Chi Minh…

Vague regulations and management mechanisms, as well as difficulties in attracting qualified manpower and transferring technologies have become major obstacles

Can Tho to kick off Aquaculture Vietnam 2017
Can Tho to kick off Aquaculture Vietnam 2017

The 2017 Aquaculture Vietnam under theme of “Aquaculture – Profitable and Sustainable Business” is scheduled to be held at the Can Tho International Exhibition

Cần Thơ, Japan seek cooperation opportunities in agriculture
Cần Thơ, Japan seek cooperation opportunities in agriculture

Working session with a Japanese delegation to discuss co-operation opportunities in agriculture and personnel training in this sector.

Agriculture sector does well as China buys more fruits and veggies
Agriculture sector does well as China buys more fruits and…

Agricultural products exported to China now account for 50 per cent of total border trade flow between the two countries, signifying greater approval