The transportation cost has accounted for 61 percent of total logistics cost for fruit and vegetable products. (Photo:

State needs to help cut logistics cost for farm produce

The State should develop solutions to reduce high logistics costs in trading agricultural products to improve the competitiveness of Vietnamese farm produce on the market, according to experts.
Domestically-grown agricultural products sold at a supermarket. (Photo: SGGP)

Agricultural product rescue needs more effective solutions

Many enterprises have made efforts to purchase fruits to help farmers to go through the current difficult period. Many solutions have been put forward by enterprises to improve the situation of spontaneous agricultural product rescue.
Farmers enjoy bumper pumpkin harvest but low price

Farmers enjoy bumper pumpkin harvest but low price

This year, thanks to favorable weather, farmers in Tan Duc Hamlet, Binh Chau Commune in Binh Son District of Quang Ngai Province have been enjoying a bumper crop of pumpkins but the price of pumpkins has dropped drastically to merely VND4,000-VND5,000 per kilogram.
Vietnam International Agricultural Fair 2018 opens in Can Tho on November 2 (Photo: SGGP)

International Agro Fair 2018 opens in Can Tho

Vietnam International Agricultural Fair 2018 themed “Science and Technology development and application in farm produce production and consumption” was officially opened in the Mekong Delta city of Can Tho on November 2.

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Local agriculture aims for top global 15: PM

Vietnam’s agriculture should be listed in the world’s top 15 markets in the next ten years, with farm produce in the top 10, said Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc. 
Export containers at a seaport in HCMC (Photo: SGGP)

Businesses, trade counselors talk about ways to boost 2018 export growth

Nearly 200 businesses and leaders of 12 provinces and cities in the southern region yesterday directly talked to 65 Vietnamese trade counsellors in other countries at a conference on ways to boost export and reach the growth rate of over 20 percent in 2018.