Vietnamese fresh coconut consumed in US

At present, exporter Vina T&T in Ho Chi Minh City exports around 500,000 fresh coconuts to the US every week.

Photo: SGGP

Photo: SGGP

There has been rising demand for fresh coconuts in  the global markets including South Korea, Canada, Australia especially the US. Fresh coconut water is favored by American consumers.
For years, the US has bought fresh coconuts from Thailand and the Philippines. Now, the demand is risen drastically, the US importers have placed order for Vietnamese fruit.

From July, 2017 to now, the company had exported many batches of coconut to the US and the fruit received warm welcome from local consumer proving that Vietnamese fruit is able to improve its competitiveness with their Thai peers in the US market.
Currently, Vietnam exports fresh coconut to the US market in two forms; one is canned coconut and two is whole coconut which outer skin is peeled off.


Other news

Most view

The VN-Index of the Ho Chi Minh Stock Exchange (HoSE) rose 21.12 points on July 18 (Photo: VNA)

VN-Index rises over 21 points

The VN-Index of the Ho Chi Minh Stock Exchange (HoSE) rose 21.12 points on July 18, with 223.9 million shares worth over 4.9 trillion VND (211 million USD) traded. 


VNPT & SeABank cooperate to enhance connections

The Vietnam Posts and Telecommunications Group (VNPT) and SeABank just co-signed cooperation agreement, aiming to develop the two sides’ economic, business and investment potential.


185 leading domestic & in't enterprises join in VN ETE 2018

The Vietnam Exhibition of Electrical Technology and Equipment (Vietnam ETE 2018) and the Exhibition of Products, Technologies for Energy Saving and Green Power (ENERTEC EXPO 2018) yesterday kicked off in HCMC’s Saigon Exhibition Convention Center in district 7.

Self - introduction

VNPT targets to be leading digital service provider in Vietnam

The grand opening ceremony of the VNPT-Information Technology Company (VNPT-IT), a new member of the Vietnam Posts and Telecommunications Group (VNPT), was held yesterday in Hanoi. With thousands of IT engineers and the focus on developing state-of-the-art technological products related to Artificial Intelligence (AI), Bigdata, and Blockchain, the new company is considered the main force to help VNPT fulfill the goal of becoming a leading digital service provider in Vietnam and an important Digital Hub of the neighborhood as well as the world.

Stock market

SAS profits VND 118bln

The Southern Airports Service Joint Stock Company (Sasco) which is listed under code SAS on the Unlisted Public Company Market (UPCoM), announced its second quarter’s financial report with net revenue at VND 634.5billion, an increase of 14 percent compared to last year.