Local rice industry needs technology in preservation, processing Business

Local rice industry needs technology in preservation, processing

The application of advanced technology in preservation and processing is the most important factor in Vietnam’s rice value chain, said Nguyen Hong Son, Director of the Vietnam Academy of Agricultural Sciences under the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development (MARD).
Fruit industry needs technology to reach potential Business

Fruit industry needs technology to reach potential

Though Vietnam’s fruit and vegetable industry is growing, its exports still account for less than 1 percent of the global market, indicating the need for the processing industry to upgrade its facilities and practices.
Vegetable, fruit exports to struggle Business

Vegetable, fruit exports to struggle

The domestic vegetable and fruit industry will face obstacles in maintaining sustainable growth in export value at the current high level, according to the Vietnam Vegetable and Fruit Association.
Vietnam exports mangoes to Australia Business

Vietnam exports mangoes to Australia

Vietnam will export close to 18 tonnes of mangoes to Australia on a daily basis as part of the agreements reached between the Suoi Lon Mango Cooperative in Dong Nai and Australian partners.
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Bamboo and rattan need sustainable development

The Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development (MARD) has defined bamboo and rattan as the major trees in non-timber exports that help reduce poverty and boost rural economic development in Vietnam in the 2011-2015 period.