Reducing logistics costs to strengthen competitiveness for agricultural products

Reducing logistics costs to strengthen competitiveness for agricultural products

Vietnamese agricultural products are exported to many countries, with an average turnover of more than US$3 billion per year. However, Vietnamese agricultural products have not yet brought into play their strengths to compete with many other countries, due to high logistics costs. To reduce costs, each production region needs to build a logistics center to increase competitiveness and improve product quality.
Vietnam, Russia continue to strengthen mutual export, import activities

Vietnam, Russia continue to strengthen mutual export, import activities

In the context of the current Covid-19 pandemic situation, Vietnam and the Russian Federation have tried to seek more solutions to turn challenges into new opportunities, to facilitate the mutual trade of agricultural products with export potentialities like meat, wheat, fertilizer, milk in the Russian market, and seafood, coffee, tea, black pepper, fruit, rubber, etc in the Vietnamese market.
Food processing at CJ Cau Tre Joint Stock Company. (Photo: SGGP)

Domestic food manufacturers capable of competing with foreign ones

As for Ho Chi Minh City, where about 70 percent of food and foodstuff manufacturing and processing enterprises in the country are located, many experts said that there should be mechanisms and policies to attract investment for the implementation of two important projects, comprising the project to develop cold storage warehouses and the project to build raw material growing areas, establishing a production chain of the industry.
The delegation of Ho Chi Minh City led by Mr. Le Huynh Minh Tu, Deputy Director of the Department of Industry and Trade, visits the carrot farm of Xuan Thai Thinh Company. (Photo: SGGP)

Plentiful supply of vegetables, fruits for Tet market in HCMC at stable prices

The delegation of Ho Chi Minh City led by Mr. Le Huynh Minh Tu, Deputy Director of the Department of Industry and Trade, on January 21, continued to pay a visit and work with key enterprises of Lam Dong Province on the supply of vegetables and fruits for the city market during the Tet holidays.
The ceremony to export the first batch of rice in 2021 by Trung An Company to Singapore and Malaysia. (Photo: SGGP)

First batch of rice in 2021 exported to Singapore, Malaysia

The Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development (MARD) and the People's Committee of Can Tho City, on the afternoon of January 13, at Trung An Agricultural High-Tech Joint Stock Company (Trung An Company), held a ceremony to export the first batch of rice in 2021 by Trung An Company to Singapore and Malaysia.
Export turnover of many agricultural products exceeds US$2 billion

Export turnover of many agricultural products exceeds US$2 billion

The Office of the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development on December 7 said that the export turnover of agricultural, forestry, and aquatic products in the first 11 months reached US$37.42 billion, up 2.4 percent over the same period last year, and the trade surplus hit nearly $9.36 billion, up 10.9 percent.