Workers transport rice bags to a milling plant in the Mekong Delta (Photo: SGGP)

Vietnam finds way to overcome challenges in rice export

The Government has been studying measures for the rice export industry to overcome challenges and support businesses to increase market share, said deputy minister of Industry and Trade Do Thang Hai yesterday.

Rice bags for exports (Source: cafef.vn)

New decree removes barriers for rice exporters

 According to a new governmental decree, rice-exporting businesses will no longer be required to own rice storage, paddy milling and grinding facilities with processing capacities of 5,000 tonnes of rice and 10 tonnes of paddy per hour, respectively.
Vietnam’s rice export jumps 44 percent

Vietnam’s rice export jumps 44 percent

According to the Ministry of Trade and Industry, Vietnam's rice export revenue reached US$1.84 billion in the first six months, up 44 percent from a year earlier.
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.

Traders purchase rice for export in the Mekong Delta (Photo: SGGP)

VFA proposes to solve problems in rice export to China

At the 8th congress of Vietnam Food Association (VFA) yesterday, delegates proposed authorized agencies to negotiate with China to solve problems in rice export to the Chinese market.
Rice harvest in the Mekong Delta (Photo: SGGP)

Rice, rubber export strongly increases

Since early this year rice export volume and value increased 56.5 percent and 74.2 percent over the same period last year while rubber hiked 94.5 percent and 14 percent, reported the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development yesterday.