US plant quarantine expert to arrive in Vietnam on September 2 Business

US plant quarantine expert to arrive in Vietnam on September 2

An expert from the US Department of Agriculture (USDA)’s Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service (APHIS) is scheduled to arrive in Vietnam on September 2 to continue monitoring the treatment of fruit destined for the country, which recently underwent a hiatus due to COVID-19.
Hai Duong longan set for export to Australia Business

Hai Duong longan set for export to Australia

The first batch of nine tonnes of longan from the northern province of Hai Duong will soon be shipped to Australia, with the harvest beginning in Hoang Hoa Tham commune in Chi Linh city on August 5.
Agricultural businesses trained on EVFTA Business

Agricultural businesses trained on EVFTA

A training workshop called “Agricultural Production and Trade Companies - Actions to Access the EU-Vietnam Free Trade Agreement (EVFTA)” took place in Hanoi on July 30, gathering together officials from the sector, representatives of relevant organisations, and businesses.
First batches of Vietnamese lychee arrive in Japan Business

First batches of Vietnamese lychee arrive in Japan

The first batches of fresh “thieu” lychee to Japan, more than 2 tonnes in total, have gone through customs clearance at Japan's Narita International Airport and will be hitting shelves soon, according to the Plant Protection Department.
Hai Duong expands int’l standard lychee plantation Business

Hai Duong expands int’l standard lychee plantation

On April 20, Hai Duong province held a conference paving the way for the expansion of its lychee and longan growing areas in accordance with international standards. Three enterprises have since signed contracts to consume hundreds of tonnes of lychees.
IFC supports exports of high quality fruits Business

IFC supports exports of high quality fruits

The IFC, a member of the World Bank Group, has signed a memorandum of understanding with the Plant Protection Department under the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development to support efforts to expand export markets for Vietnam's high quality fruits.
Japan opens door for Vietnamese lychee Videos

Japan opens door for Vietnamese lychee

Ministry of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries of Japan has sent a letter to Vietnam’s Plant Protection Department saying to open door for Vietnamese “thieu” lychee.