Binh Thuan: Over 30 percent of dragonfruit land under VietGap Society

Binh Thuan: Over 30 percent of dragonfruit land under VietGap

Since the start of this year, more than 10,000 ha of dragonfruit in the south central coastal province of Binh Thuan has been grown under VietGap standards, an increase of over 500 ha compared to 2017 and accounting for about 30 percent of the province’s dragonfruit growing area.
Fruit export surges in first five months Business

Fruit export surges in first five months

Fruit export brought home 967 million USD in the first five months of this year, a 147-percent surge against the same period last year, according to the agricultural sector.
Supply chains key to farmers' incomes Business

Supply chains key to farmers' incomes

Global trade agreements including the Trans-Pacific Partnership of which Vietnam is a party, will require improved management of production and services from local companies.
Fruit exports could reach 2 billion USD Business

Fruit exports could reach 2 billion USD

Fruit export turnover is expected to reach 2 billion USD by the end of this year when businesses increase their exports, the Vietnam Fruit and Vegetable Association has said.
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Binh Thuan dragonfruit price tumbles

The price of dragonfruit in the central province of Binh Thuan, the country's largest dragon fruit cultivation area, has fallen significantly over the past 10 days as disease has hit some crops. The fruit is also competing with other kinds of fruit that are now in their peak harvest season.