Vietnam’s rice exports jump in first six months

Vietnam’s rice exports jump in first six months

At a meeting to review task in the first six months on June 28, the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development said Vietnam’s rice exports rose higher within four past years with exports of agro-forestry and seafood products in the half of the year reaching US$19.4 billion, up 12 percent.

A corner of Hai Phong Port in the northern city of Hai Phong. (Photo: VNA/VNS)

Easy seaport procedures lauded

In many seaports across Vietnam, it takes vessels about 15 minutes or less to enter or leave the ports even if businesses have already submitted dossiers online, Vietnam News Agency has reported.