Pork imports soar by over 300 percent: statistics Business

Pork imports soar by over 300 percent: statistics

Vietnam imported more than 46,402 tonnes of pork and related products as of April 13, rocketing over 300 percent from the same period last year, according to the Department of Animal Health under the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development (MARD).
Pork price must be stabilised: MoIT Business

Pork price must be stabilised: MoIT

The Ministry of Industry and Trade (MoIT) has said pork must be eligible for price stabilisation due to the high demand for this essential good on the domestic market.
Vietnam to import pork to serve domestic demand Business

Vietnam to import pork to serve domestic demand

The Ministry of Industry and Trade (MoIT) and the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development (MARD) have proposed the Government import pork based on the directions of Deputy Prime Minister Vuong Dinh Hue.
Health

Ministry orders strict monitoring of pigs

The Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development Cao Duc Phat has directed the veterinary sector to closely monitor diseases in herds of pigs in case a quick response is needed in the event of swine flu breaking out in the country.