Mekong Delta’s fruit farming area to be expanded Business

Mekong Delta’s fruit farming area to be expanded

The fruit farming area in the Mekong Delta, the largest agricultural hub in Vietnam, is set to be expanded by 150,000ha between now and 2030 to help with local agriculture’s sustainable development and adaptation to climate change.

Corn cultivation boosted in Mekong River Delta

Crop restructuring is one of the government’s agricultural restructuring key strategies, the Vietnam Economic News reported, adding that the Mekong River Delta is leading in switching from rice to other crops for higher economic efficiency, especially corn.

Thailand helps SMEs deal with export problems

Thailand’s Ministry of Commerce has approved budget of 67.5 million THB (over 2.1 million USD) to help more than 500 small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) cope with export difficulties this year.