China reopens one more border gate with Vietnam for fresh fruit imports Business

China reopens one more border gate with Vietnam for fresh fruit imports

Chinese authority on January 12 re-opened its Hekou International Border Gate – which pairs with Vietnam's Kim Thanh II border gate in the northern province of Lao Cai – for imported fresh fruits, including dragon fruit, and frozen foods from Vietnam, according to the Ministry of Industry and Trade.
Vietnam diversifies dragon fruit markets Business

Vietnam diversifies dragon fruit markets

As vegetarians make up a large proportion of population in the countries that consume dragon fruit at weddings, it is a huge potential market for Vietnam’s dragon fruit, according to the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development.
Vietnam to diversify dragon fruit markets Business

Vietnam to diversify dragon fruit markets

As vegetarians make up a large proportion of Indian population and people in the country consume imported dragon fruit at weddings, it is a huge potential market for Vietnam’s dragon fruit, according to trade counsellor Bui Trung Thuong.
Geographical indication of Binh Thuan dragon fruit protected in Japan Business

Geographical indication of Binh Thuan dragon fruit protected in Japan

The Japanese Ministry of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries has recently granted a Geographical Indication certification for dragon fruit grown in the south central province of Binh Thuan of Vietnam after three years the Binh Thuan Dragon Fruit Association had submitted the application for the status in Japan.
Thailand's fruit exports increase sharply World

Thailand's fruit exports increase sharply

Thailand's fruit export between January and August this year generated 169 billion THB (about 5 billion USD), an increase of 46 percent year-on-year, according to the Thai Ministry of Commerce.
Geographical indication of Binh Thuan dragon fruit protected in Japan Business

Geographical indication of Binh Thuan dragon fruit protected in Japan

The Japanese Ministry of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries (MAFF) on October 7 granted a Geographical Indication (GI) certification for dragon fruit grown in the south central province of Binh Thuan of Vietnam after three years the Binh Thuan Dragon Fruit Association had submitted the application for the status in Japan.
Potential grows for vegetable and fruit exports to US Business

Potential grows for vegetable and fruit exports to US

The US is a potential market for Vietnamese fruit and vegetable exports thanks to the diverse distribution system along with a 3-million-strong overseas Vietnamese community, according to the Vietnamese Trade Office in the US.