Dragon fruit price rebounds after hitting rock bottom

SGGP
After two weeks of drastic fall, dragon fruit price increased back on October 17 reaching VND30,000-32,000 a kilogram of type 1 red fresh fruit in the Mekong Delta province of Tien Giang.

A man transports baskets of dragon fruits for sale to a trader (Photo: SGGP)

A man transports baskets of dragon fruits for sale to a trader (Photo: SGGP)

Type 2 was priced at VND15,000-17,000 a kilogram while type 3 was priced VND10,000-13,000.
White fresh dragon fruit was paid VND8,000-10,000 a kilogram on average.
Despite price rebound, most farmers have no goods for sale in Chau Thanh district. They will harvest about 1,000-2,000 hectares of the next crop in 10-15 days.

By DANG NGUYEN – Translated by Hai Mien

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