The application of high technologies in cultivation, animal husbandry and fisheries has helped increase economic value by 10-30 percent.

Vietnam ranks second in Southeast Asia and 15th globally in farm produce exports, and ships to 180 countries and territories worldwide.

The country’s agroproducts were also deemed to be uncompetitive due to businesses’ capital shortage and low application of science-technology, adding that there are currently too few products with Geographical Indications or distinguished brands.-VNA