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2016 2017 crop

Coffee value to increase despite output dropping

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Coffee value to increase despite output dropping

Vietnam exported 974,712 tonnes of coffee from January 1 to August 15 this year, a reduction of 16.4 percent from the same period last year, earning 2.22 billion USD in value, up 7.9 percent, according to Vietnam’s Customs.

Thailand sugar production rises

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Thailand sugar production rises

Thailand produced 10 million tonnes of sugar from 93 million tonnes of sugarcane during the 2016-2017 crop from December 6, 2016 to the first week of May 2017.

Ministry: Pepper remains key export in 2017

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Ministry: Pepper remains key export in 2017

The Ministry of Industry and Trade expects pepper to remain a key foreign currency earner for Vietnam this year, with targeted export turnover of 1.6 billion USD despite a fall in output in some farming areas.