Laos bans import of certain farm produce types World

Laos bans import of certain farm produce types

The Lao Government has banned the import of certain types of agricultural produce, livestock and fish, aimed at spurring the farming of these crops and animals in Laos to boost the economy and generate more revenue for farmers.
Agro-forestry-fisheries export hits 35.5 bln USD in nine months Business

Agro-forestry-fisheries export hits 35.5 bln USD in nine months

The agricultural sector remained a pillar of the country’s economy, bringing in 35.5 billion USD from the export of agro-forestry-fishery products in the fist nine months of this year, a 17.7 percent increase compared to the same period in 2020, according to the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development.
Coffee exports fall by over 11 percent in Q1 Business

Coffee exports fall by over 11 percent in Q1

Vietnam exported 428,000 tonnes of coffee worth 771 million USD in the first quarter of 2021, down 17 percent in volume and 11.3 percent in value year on year, according to the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development (MARD).